sixties Scoop Healing Foundation

We have to create a strength within ourselves…

We are going to be sustainable. We have and are still being affected today by the welfare system. Our strength is why we are here today…

It was not by chance, it was because one individual said, ‘enough’.
Welcome to the Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation – a new, independent organization, established through the National Sixties Scoop Settlement. Our mission is to accompany Survivors and their descendants along their healing journey by supporting cultural reclamation and reunification, holistic wellness services, advocacy, commemoration, and educational initiatives.

Our Survivor-led, volunteer board of directors was appointed in November 2020, with the mandate to make the Foundation a reality. We envision a future where Sixties Scoop Survivors are welcomed and become a community filled with healing and wellness. We envision a world that has deeper knowledge and empathy for Survivors’ experiences and histories.

Independent of government, the Foundation aims to serve all Survivors of the Sixties Scoop—Inuit, First Nations, Métis, status and non-status—in every region of Canada and beyond. We are in our early days and have much work to do in the months ahead to begin achieving the Foundation’s potential.

We invite you to join us and share your feedback as we grow.
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Supporting Survivors and their Descendants along their Healing Journey

News and updates |

The Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation Welcomes Michael Christian to the volunteer Board of Directors
July 4, 2022
The Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation Welcomes Michael Christian to the volunteer Board of Directors
The Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation 's volunteer Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of new board member Michael Christian
The Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation 's volunteer Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of new board member Michael Christian
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A message from the Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation's CEO Dr Jacqueline Marie Maurice
June 19, 2022
A message from the Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation's CEO Dr Jacqueline Marie Maurice
A Summer message To Elders, Knowledge Keepers, Board of Directors, Sixties Scoop Survivors, Families and Descendants.
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60's Scoop Healing Foundation Career opportunity - Call for applications for Executive Assistant to the CEO
May 14, 2022
60's Scoop Healing Foundation Career opportunity - Call for applications for Executive Assistant to the CEO
Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation Career opportunity for Executive Assistant
60's Scoop Healing Foundation Career opportunity - Call for applications for Executive Assistant to the CEO
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Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation 2022 Grant Program - Call for Applications
April 15, 2022
Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation 2022 Grant Program - Call for Applications
The Sixites Scoop Healing Foundation are proud to announce the 2022 Grant Program roll out approved at the Sixties Scoop Healing Foundation’s March 2022 Board Meeting.
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