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Men’s Four-Week Retreat: Jackson Lake Land-Base Healing

Kwanlin Dün First Nation Men's four- week Land-Based Healing program is held about 15 km southwest of Whitehorse by the serene shores of Jackson Lake on the traditional lands of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation. The Land Based Healing program's mission is to provide a supportive, land-based, holistic and compassionate environment based on the integration of traditional and modern knowledge in order to create balance and self-empowerment. Program leaders and staff believe strongly in the healing power of culture and the land. Land based, cultural and ceremonial activities form a central focus in all aspects of programs offered. The program provides trauma treatment using a variety of methodologies to address the underlying issues related to addictions, depression, anxiety, grief & loss, issues related to residential school & colonization.

The Kwanlin Dün Jackson Lake Wellness Team offers pre-camp and aftercare support to all participants who wish to connect with the team.

Date for the Men's Four-Week Retreat is:
October 3 -30

Registration packages will be available on our website as of June 17. You can also call (867) 668-7289 to have one emailed or to speak to one of our staff. Assistance with completing applications is also available.

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For more information, please call (867) 668-7289 or visit the Health Centre.