INDIGENOUS SUPPORTS

ARCHES is committed to providing to connecting indigenous clients to their culture

I’taamohkanoohsin – Everyone Comes Together

I’taamohkanoohsin is a program designed to create a fluid relationship with participants, whereby they can achieve both reduction in substance use and grow as individuals, while re-connecting with their cultural identity. This program is 100% directed by those with past or current lived experience, and is open to anyone in the community

FRIDAYS 9AM - 12PM

IN GALT GARDENS – LUNCH IS PROVIDED

The following activities are scheduled periodically. Please see the I’taamohkanoohsin facebook page for more details. 

  • Tipi rail cutting
  • Stripping tipi poles
  • Face painting ceremony
  • Talking circle
  • Community gathering
  • Mini powwow
  • Tipi camp out
  • Storytelling
  • Singing and drumming
  • Hand games
  • Sweats
  • Day trips to sacred sites in Southern Alberta
  • Open mic night
  • Smudging
  • Cooking

INDIGENOUS OPIOID RECOVERY COACHING PROGRAM

… coming soon