• 13
    March
    2020

    Training postponed for March due to COVID-19

    March 13, 2020 SFNFCI Communique regarding COVID-19 Saskatchewan First Nations Family and Community Institute Inc. (SFNFCI) continues to follow our vision, mission and values with our intention to respond to the COVID-19 in relation to those we serve. In the wake of COVID-19 recommendations by Sa...

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  • 25
    February
    2020

    CTRI – Trauma Informed Care for Kanaweyimik Staff

    On January 30 & 31, 2020 Kanaweyimik staff and caregivers received training on Trauma Informed Care at the Western Development Museum in North Battleford. Kanaweyimik and SFNFCI are working on a disabilities project funded by Indigenous Services Canada.  Part of the intent of the project is to work...

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  • 04
    February
    2020

    Professional Development – Self Care with Christine Fiddler

    On January 23rd 2020, SFNFCI held a Self-Care workshop at Smileys Buffet for Prevention Supervisors, Human Resource Workers and Finance Officers. This workshop was facilitated by Christine Fiddler, Free the Spirit Consulting Services INC. The theme of this workshop was “Achieving self-care as help...

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  • 26
    November
    2019

    Interpersonal Violence Act and Duty to Accommodate Training Nov 14, 2019

    Interpersonal Violence Act and Duty to Accommodate Training On November 14, 2019 the Human Resource Working Group hosted training on the new Interpersonal Violence Act and Duty to Accommodate.  We had five agencies, one Elder and one First Nation participate with a total of 14 learners. Leah Scha...

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  • 18
    November
    2019

    Prevention Training November 5th - 7th 2019

    Prevention Training Nov 5- 7 2019    SFNFCI held another training November 5th-7th 2019, at our classroom in Grasswood, Saskatoon, SK. We held three one day trainings, Managing Multiple Priorities, Engaging Clients using Therapeutic Interventions, and Documentation Skills for Prevention Workers....

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  • 17
    October
    2019

    Prevention Training October 8-10th 2019

      SFNFCI had its Prevention Worker Professional Development training held here at our location, 211-2553 Grasswood Road East, on October 8-10th 2019, facilitated by Charlotte Ross. On October 8th we had 21 learners ready to complete the Introduction to Prevention in Child Welfare course and 23 lea...

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  • 20
    September
    2019

    Lateral Violence Workshop - September 18, 2019

    On September 18, 2019 the Human Resource Working Group hosted a Lateral Violence Workshop by Vanessa and Hugh Poorman. There where nineteen participants and the day was very eye opening and informative. Lateral violence is a form of bullying that takes place peer to peer. Lateral Violence includes ...

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  • 27
    August
    2019

    Shelter Worker Training in Athabasca

    On August 7 and 8th 2019, SFNFCI held a 2 day Grief and Loss training for Shelter Workers in Stony Rapids, SK.  This two-day course is designed to introduce participants to the role of the group home worker in providing grief and loss support to clients, children, and youth. Participants will demo...

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  • 25
    July
    2019

    First Responder to Sexual Assault Training

    SFNFCI held a First Responder to Sexual Assault training through Sexual Assault Services (SASS) of Saskatchewan Center. We had two facilitators, from the main office in Regina (SASS) and from Northeast Outreach and Support Services center (NEOSS), come out to provide this training to 21 participants...

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  • 29
    May
    2019

    Caregiver Conference 2019

    SFNFCI had a booth set up at the May Caregiver Conference held at the Travelodge Hotel, May 21st-24th, 2019. The booth displayed our training and resources. SFNFCI conducted over 100 surveys to Caregivers to help us understand what the needs of Caregivers are and to explore interest in our training....

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