Manage episode 303468637 series 2930623
Shannon sits down with Dr. Jacqueline M Maurice Ph.D. M.S.W. B.I.S.W. R.S.W. Founding Chief Executive Officer of the Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation to tell us about what the 60s Scoop was.
It is estimated that there were 20-30,000 Indigenous children impacted by the Sixties Scoop, and how we are currently living in a sort of 'Millennium Scoop'.
The Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation was set up for survivors by survivors for reunification, education, and commemoration.
Dr. Maurice speaks on the grant programs rolling out for holistic healing programs for survivors and their descendants - providing support services and sharing circles.
Dr. Maurice talks about the power of lived experience sharing between survivors enduring multiple traumas.