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The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) celebrates the historic removal of over 100 years of gender discrimination with the federal government’s commitment to the implementation of Bill S-3 amendments before the election

The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) celebrates the historic removal of over 100 years of gender discrimination with the federal government’s commitment to the implementation of Bill S-3 amendments before the election Thunder Bay, ON – June 21, 2019 Indigenous women and their descendants have much to celebrate after generations of advocacy for the equal […]

by pmnationtalk on June 24, 201936 Views

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Type: Jobs

Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison

Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison in Thunder Bay. The Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison (AVFL) is to provide support and guidance to the families of missing and murdered Indigenous women. In addition, the […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 20190 Views

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Youth In Transition Housing First Worker

Youth In Transition Housing First Worker POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Youth In Transition Housing First Worker in Thunder Bay. The Youth In Transition Housing First (YIT-HF) Worker is responsible to support youth in their successful transition out of the child welfare system […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 20190 Views

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Training Coordinator

Training Coordinator POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women Training Coordinator in Thunder Bay. The Ending Violence Against Indigenous Women Training Coordinator will collect and develop resources, and implement a training program that will be tailoured to educate the sister […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 20190 Views

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Nihdawin Family Support Worker

Nihdawin Family Support Worker POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Nihdawin Family Support Worker in Thunder Bay. The Nihdawin Family Support Worker advocates and supports Indigenous people 16 years of age or older who are or are at imminent risk of homelessness in the […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 20190 Views

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Youth In Transition Worker

Youth In Transition Worker POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Youth In Transition Worker in Sioux Lookout. The Youth in Transition Worker (YITW) is responsible to support youth in their successful transition out of the child welfare system into adulthood. YITWs will help youth […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 20190 Views

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Receptionist

Receptionist POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Receptionist in Thunder Bay. The Receptionist is responsible to welcome visitors and Community Members by greeting them in person and over the telephone; answering or referring inquiries to appropriate staff. The receptionist will perform general office duties, […]

by pmnationtalk on June 13, 20190 Views

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Youth In Transition Housing First Worker

EXTERNAL POSTING Youth In Transition Housing First Worker Thunder Bay, Ontario   POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Youth In Transition Housing First Worker in Thunder Bay. The Youth In Transition Housing First (YIT-HF) Worker is responsible to support youth in their successful transition […]

by pmnationtalk on June 10, 20190 Views

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Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison

EXTERNAL POSTING Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison Thunder Bay, Ontario   POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison in Thunder Bay. The Indigenous Victim and Family Liaison (AVFL) is to provide support and guidance to the families of missing and […]

by pmnationtalk on June 10, 20190 Views

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Mental Health Worker

EXTERNAL POSTING Mental Health Worker Ottawa, Ontario   POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Mental Health Worker in Ottawa. The ONWA Mental Health Program will provide wholistic services that meet the needs of Indigenous women and their families through a range of services […]

by pmnationtalk on June 10, 20190 Views

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Program Manager of Services

EXTERNAL POSTING Program Manager of Services Ottawa, Ontario   POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Program Manager of Services in Ottawa. The Program Manager of Services will lead, coach and support a group of employee’s within their program while ensuring ONWA’s vision, mandate, objectives […]

by pmnationtalk on June 10, 20190 Views

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Crisis Response Workers

EXTERNAL POSTING Crisis Response Workers Thunder Bay (3), Ontario   POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is currently accepting applications for three (3) full time positions of Crisis Response Workers in Thunder Bay. The Crisis Response Worker will provide 24/7 immediate response to women at risk of human trafficking or leaving a situation […]

by pmnationtalk on June 10, 20190 Views

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Family Support Worker

EXTERNAL POSTING Family Support Worker Circles of Care Kenora, Ontario   POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Circle of Care Family Support Worker in Kenora. The Circle of Care Family Support Worker (s) will support Indigenous women in a culturally rooted, holistic way, to […]

by pmnationtalk on June 10, 20190 Views

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Category: JusticeText

Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Calls to Individuals, Communities and Systems to Work in Unity Towards Change

Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Calls to Individuals, Communities and Systems to Work in Unity Towards Change Ottawa, ON – June 3, 2019 Today Canada received the much-anticipated National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) Final Report, Reclaiming Power and Place. ONWA acknowledges the families that have chosen to participate in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 3, 2019110 Views

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Category: JusticeText

Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Releases Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report

Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Releases Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report Thunder Bay, May 29, 2019 – ONWA released the survivor and community led Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report at a press conference held in Thunder Bay today. The report, funded in collaboration with the […]

by pmnationtalk on May 31, 201996 Views

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Category: ReportsText

Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Releases Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report

Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) Releases Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report Thunder Bay, May 29, 2019 – ONWA released the survivor and community led Journey to Safe SPACES: Indigenous Anti- Human Trafficking Engagement Report at a press conference held in Thunder Bay today. The report, funded in collaboration with the […]

by pnationtalk on May 30, 201952 Views

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Type: Jobs

Family Support Worker

EXTERNAL POSTING Family Support Worker Circles of Care Kenora, Ontario POSITION SUMMARY: The Ontario Native Women’s Association is currently accepting applications for a full time position of Circle of Care Family Support Worker in Kenora. The Circle of Care Family Support Worker (s) will support Indigenous women in a culturally rooted, holistic way, to assist […]

by pmnationtalk on May 6, 20190 Views

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Type: Events

ONWA Toronto Consultation Sessions

ONWA Toronto Consultation Sessions

by pmnationtalk on February 25, 20190 Views

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Category: JusticeText

The Ontario Native Women’s Association Honours the Legacy of Biidasige Josephine Mandamin

The Ontario Native Women’s Association Honours the Legacy of Biidasige Josephine Mandamin The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) wishes to honour the passing of Biidasige (Grandmother Water Walker) Josephine Mandamin. She was a treasured leader and role model for our Indigenous women, girls and community, and was involved with ONWA and the Indigenous Women’s leadership […]

by pmnationtalk on February 25, 2019860 Views

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Category: ResearchText

ONWA Supports Human Trafficking Awareness Day

ONWA Supports Human Trafficking Awareness Day The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) fully supports Human Trafficking Awareness Day (February 22nd) as a vital tool in the effort to bring visibility to the scourge of pain and suffering taking place in the shadows of daily life across Ontario. Ontarians must understand that human trafficking is a […]

by pmnationtalk on February 21, 2019994 Views

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Category: YouthAudio

Healing Our Spirit Worldwide – 2018 Sydney – Interview with Diane Hill: ONWA Youth Delegate

Diane Hill, from the United Nation of the Thames, and of the Bear Clan, speaks of her role with the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) as a youth delegate at the 2018 Healing Our Spirit Worldwide (HOSW) event in Sydney. Beginning with her initial awareness of the event, from ONWA’s call for a youth delegate […]

by pmnationtalk on December 20, 20181391 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

December 6 – All Women Are Sacred

All Women are Sacred Today, December 6th known as White Ribbon Day, we remember the women who have lost their lives to violence and we pay tribute to those women. Twenty nine years after the 1989 Polytechnique massacre in Montreal we continue to live in fear of violence every day. This is our reality. But […]

by pmnationtalk on December 6, 2018190 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

ONWA at Healing Our Spirit Worldwide Conference in Sydney, Australia

ONWA at Healing Our Spirit Worldwide Conference in Sydney, Australia The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) will be attending the Healing Our Spirit Worldwide (hosw.com) conference in Sydney, Australia November 26-29, 2018. ONWA is a not-for-profit organization that was established in 1971 to empower and support Indigenous women and their families through cultural restoration.  As […]

by pmnationtalk on November 20, 2018262 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Building Our Bundles Art Installation Launches Nov 8, 3:30-5:30PM at Thunder Bay Art Gallery, Community Room

Building Our Bundles Art Installation Launches Nov 8, 3:30-5:30PM at Thunder Bay Art Gallery, Community Room Thunder Bay, ON – Come see the Building Our Bundles Art Installation, A project of the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) presenting stories of women in the Robinson Superior region in various mediums including books, painting, video, and audio. […]

by pmnationtalk on November 6, 2018254 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Talk4Healing: Helpline by Indigenous Women for Indigenous Women now available across Ontario

Talk4Healing: Helpline by Indigenous Women for Indigenous Women now available across Ontario  Ontario is home to the largest population of Indigenous women in Canada; Helpline supports Indigenous women making change that builds  healthier and more secure communities.   Toronto, ON, (October 3, 2018) – Beendigen and the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) will be announcing […]

by pmnationtalk on October 9, 2018339 Views

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