Informational Resources


Niagara Chapter – Native Women Inc. is here to offer support to urban Aboriginal women and their families. Ongoing support through referrals and advocacy is offered on an as-needed basis. If we are unable to assist you, we will do our best to refer you to the appropriate service provider. 

LearningNetwork: Trauma and Violence – Informed Approaches: Supporting Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence



Documents and Reports

Reconciliation with Indigenous Women 2020 Report

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Creating Our Way Forward: Recommendations for Improving Niagara Region Public Health & Emergency Services’ Indigenous Engagement 2019

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Domestic Violence Resources

Click here to view the Manulife & Homewood Health document

Infant Family Support Report

NCNW IFS Report 2019

NCNW ‘Let’s Talk’ Project

Click Here to View the NCNW ‘Let’s Talk’ Report of 2018

Follow-Up Report: The Changing Landscape of Indigenous Child Welfare 2015

Aboriginal Child Advocate Initiative

This link takes you to the full draft report of our Aboriginal Child Advocate program 2010.  We are now in our 3rd printing of this report.  We are happy to share this information and would ask if you do use this information that you kindly get in touch with us to inform us of how you are using it and what you are using it for.  This is to keep our records up to date.  A full printed hard copy of the report is available for a small fee of 10.00 that just covers our print and postage costs to get it to you. 

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Children First 2011

This report is the Final Report of the Provincial Aboriginal Child Advocate for the Ministry of Child and Youth Services 2011.  We participated in a provincial Summit to gather information, and also hosted John Beaucage giving him a tour of the area, a meet and greet with Aboriginal Service Providers where he garnered much information and visit to FACS Niagara Hanover Drive where he laid tobacco down at the White Pine of Peace we planted there together with youth and families involved with the FACS Niagara.

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Report to Premiers-2015

This report shows information regarding Aboriginal Children in Care.

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In-Care Child Cost vs. Not In-Care Child Cost

This report details information regarding costs of necessities and services of children in-care vs. children not within the Child Welfare System.

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Wen:de Report

This report was generated by the First Nations Family and Child Sharing Centre, and details Jordan’s Principle. This report influenced many programs and services in the province.

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United Nations Declaration of Indigenous Peoples Report

This report contains the United Nations- General Assembly.

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Calls To Action

This report details the Calls to Action regarding the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.

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