Tag: Colleen Atsynia
“A lot of youth are dealing with drugs and alcohol,” says Wemindji Community Health Worker Colleen Atsynia. “Most of the cases I get are related to drugs and alcohol, with attempting suicide.”
That alone is enough of an explanation for why Atsynia and her colleague Norma Jean Saganash helped organize events ... read more ››
The school, formerly known as Horden Hall was located at Moose Factory, Ontario, about 200 miles south of Fort George Island. The village of Moosonee is situated only a few miles from Moose Factory, Cree of Ontario occupies both villages as we know.
Privileges at the school were very few and ... read more ››