Celebrating Resilience, Building Safe Communities Virtual Discussion

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 • 10:00 A.M. – 5:30 P.M. • MICROSOFT TEAMS

Join the Department of Social Services for a virtual all-day discussion onhow trauma and violence impact our communities, especially our men, boys, and our LGBTQ+ and Two-Spirit relatives. Speakers for the event include:
 
Lenny Hayes, Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate, Tate Topa Consulting
Hali McKelvie, Sault Ste. Marie Band of Chippewa Indians
Jonel Beauvais, Akwesasne Mohawk
Jeremy Nevilles-Sorell, White Earth Nation/Winnebago
 
This discussion is open to Tribal community members as well as professionals working in the human services fields, especially Victim Services, Child and Adult Protection, Education, Health, Behavior Health, Addiction, and Education.
Please note that some of the topics discussed are personal and of a sensitive nature, and may not be appropriate for all audiences. Some of the topics may be triggering for some participants. Please take care of yourselves during the discussion. Feel free to step away when needed, or contact a staff member from Pokagon Band Victim Services if you need to talk privately at any point during the discussion.
 
For more information or to register, please contact Samantha Hickok at (269) 462-4442 or Samantha.Hickok@pokagonband-nsn.gov