Approaches to death and dying, grief and healing in First Nation communities

In this recorded webinar, DWDC was joined by two Indigenous Elders who spoke on various Indigenous traditions and beliefs related to death, dying and grief, as well as how dying people and those who are grieving are supported.

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  • Elder Elva Jamieson
  • Elder Jo-Anne Gottfriedson is involved with First Nations Health Authority as an Elder Cultural Worker and has assisted with the development of the End of Indigenous Life Journey Kit. She is also currently the Resident Elder for Camp Kerry, a non-profit organization specializing in bereavement care. She is extremely proud to be Tk’emlu’psemc.