Aunties on the Road: Indigenous Full Spectrum Doula Collective c/o Minwaashin Lodge - Indigenous Women's Support Centre

Aunties on the Road: Indigenous Full Spectrum Doula Collective c/o Minwaashin Lodge - Indigenous Women's Support Centre

Grant programYouth Opportunities Fund
Grant typeYOF - Youth Innovations
Amount awarded$488,800
Duration48 months
Year2020-2021
Location served
? Location is based on our catchment areas, visit our catchment area tool to learn more.
Champlain
Population servedIndigenous youth (i.e. First Nations, Métis and/or Inuit)
Age group12 to 14 years;15 to 19 years;20 to 25 years;12 to 29 years for youth living with special needs
Description Delivering a project that builds on the success of a proven model or program with a $488,800 grant over 4 years to assist with staffing and program costs for providing sexual and reproductive health support services using Indigenous, full-spectrum doula services for Indigenous youth between 12-25 years old in Ottawa and surrounding communities.
Grant resultCreating safe spaces for Indigenous and/or Black youth to build strong community and cultural connections