• 14
    March
    2018

    Saskatchewan Jordan's Principle Black Lake Info Session

    You may be hearing two words lately – Jordan’s Principle.  You may be asking yourself, what is Jordan’s Principle?  Jordan’s Principle is not something new, however the recent changes in its scope and mandate are new and very exciting.  In order to get the word out and give those who work...

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  • 26
    February
    2018

    3rd Annual SK First Nations Group Home Conference - A HUGE SUCCESS!

    More information and updates coming soon!                                            

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  • 26
    February
    2018

    First Nations Group Home Core Training at Big River Youth Lodge!

    In partnership with the SFNFCI's Disability Research Project, Agency Chiefs Child and Family Service (ACCFS) Agency's two group homes - Asikwanehk Youth Lodge and the Pelican Lake Youth Lodge staff of 17 successfully completed two courses: Working with Children and Youth with Exceptionalities i...

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  • 26
    February
    2018

    Prevention Core Training - Mental Health First Aid - Adults Working With Youth - Jan. 15 & 16, 2018

    Marlene Mirasty, facilitated the Mental Health First Aid - Adults Working With Youth course with 11 prevention workers from across the province.  This training explores the issue of mental health as it relates to children and youth.  The program teaches workers how to: recognize the signs and s...

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  • 26
    February
    2018

    Prevention Core Training - Facilitating Change - Jan. 17 & 18, 2018

    12 prevention workers from various First Nations Child and Family Service Agencies and organizations across SK successfully completed the Facilitating Change course held in our classroom on Jan. 17 & 18, 2018.  Facilitated by Lisa Sasakamoose, the participants gained the skills and knowledge that w...

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  • 23
    February
    2018

    January 2018 SDM Training

    SFNFCI offered a three day SDM (Structural Decision Making) training January 30th- February 1st, 2018. Participates were determined to attend the training travelling through blowing snow, icy roads and gusting winds. Dedicated to professional development and strengthening skills to better serve the ...

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  • 23
    February
    2018

    Integrated Practices with Peggy Cordero

    This past week SFNFCI was fortunate enough to host the ‘Integrated Practices Exploration Workshop’ facilitated by Peggy Cordero from the Children’s Research Center out of Madison Wisconsin. The workshop was held in Prince Albert, and had participants from 8 different Child and Family Services ...

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  • 23
    February
    2018

    Board Training for CFS

    Board Training Vetting, January 16 and 17, 2018 SFNFCI worked through the spring and summer of 2017 to create a customized Board Training curriculum for CFS agencies. As a follow-up to an earlier vetting session in November, board representatives from CFS agencies gathered in Saskatoon on January 1...

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  • 23
    February
    2018

    Disability Project Monthly Update

    With just over one month left in the Disability Research Project, we are busy with a number of training and events.   Check out our latest Monthly Update below or contact Raissa Graumans (306-373-2874 x 223, raissa @sfnfci.ca ) for more information.  

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  • 08
    February
    2018

    SFNFCI Offers First Ever Training to Caregivers!

    One of the most consistent and important gaps that has been identified through the Disability Research Partnership is the need and desire for training among many of those who work with and care for children and youth with special needs in our communities.  Caregivers are an essential group who have...

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