• 26
    March
    2019

    Ahtahkakoop First Nation welcomes IAP Team

    On March 22, 2019 the team headed out to Ahtahkakoop First Nation to conduct engagement sessions. The team was received by IA worker – Sheila Knife. The team hit the ground running and started the session off with a Client Interview. We heard great insights on what is needed to help support clien...

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  • 26
    March
    2019

    A insightful engagement session!

    The team head out to Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation on March 21, 2019. They were very welcomed by the IA worker – Lorraine Cameron The team successfully completed 2 Focus Groups one with community Elders and one with IA Clients. The team also picked up completed surveys. Both groups presen...

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  • 26
    March
    2019

    Cotes welcomes the IAP Team

    On March 20, 2019 the IAP was welcomed by Tara Cadette. The team was successful in interviewing 2 IA clients as well as picked up surveys for that community. Due to scheduling the team was unable to conduct a Focus Group. We would like to thank Tara for the professionalism and hospitality.

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  • 26
    March
    2019

    IA Worker Focus Group a success!

    On March 13, 2019, the SFNFCI IAP Project team was welcomed to the IA Admin Regional Quarter meeting held in Saskatoon to conduct IA Worker Focus Groups. The IA Admins from across the province broke out into four groups. Each group was designated a theme. Topics discussions revolved around success,...

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  • 26
    March
    2019

    Unforseen Events for IAP Engagement Sessions

    March 5-8, 2019 Community engagement sessions were planned for Gordons First Nation, Red Earth Cree Nation, Shoal Lake First Nation and Cumberland House Cree Nation. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances the team was unable to meet the communities. The team will continue to ensure particip...

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  • 04
    March
    2019

    Muskoday First Nation offers huge welcome to IAP Reform Project

      On February 27, 2019 the project team received a warm welcome from Ron Bear and Muskoday First Nation. The project team were honored to host an Elder Focus Group! There was much laughter and sharing with a well-rounded Elder group. The Muskoday Elders had such passionate and family orientated id...

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  • 04
    March
    2019

    La Lac Ronge hosts the IAP Reform Project!

      On February 26, 2019 Lac La Ronge welcomed the project team to the community. 1 focus group was completed as well as 1 Elder interview and 1 client interview! The IA client focus group discussed remoteness, and community supports and resources. This is another community that is well aware of w...

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  • 04
    March
    2019

    Feb 21, 2019 - Buffalo River welcomes IAP!

      On February 21, 2019 the project visited Buffalo River Dene Nation. A Youth Focus group was completed and surveys were collected. Thanks to Income Assistance Worker May Billette and, Tracey Benjamin the pre-employment caseworker for accommodating the project team, which led to the successful c...

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  • 04
    March
    2019

    February 19, 2019 - Sturgeon Lake welcome IAP Reform Team

    Sturgeon Lake First Nation -  The Project team had made their way to Sturgeon Lake First Nation on February 19, 2019. The staff felt very welcomed and we able to complete a Client Focus Group as well as two (2) Client Interviews. The focus group consisted of 8 IA Clients and 2 Elders. Discussion ...

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  • 25
    February
    2019

    Nechapanuk Caregiver Training A Huge Success

      Fifty caregivers from Nechapanuk's three communities (Red Earth, Shoal Lake, and Cumberland House) gathered in Prince Albert over the weekend (February 23-24, 2019) for a two day training on Challenging Behaviours.   The training was facilitated by Cassandra Phillips, a behavioural speciali...

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