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Beendigen Commemorates 40th Anniversary in Thunder Bay and Announces New Programming and Support Services

Posted on November 7, 2018

Thunder Bay, ON, November 6, 2018 - Beendigen Anishinabe Women’s Crisis Home & Family Healing Agency has been providing healing and hope for women in Thunder Bay for the last four decades. Today, the organization is celebrating its official 40th Dinishkaa in the community, an Ojibway word, meaning…

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Talk4Healing Helpline Expands Services Across Ontario

Posted on October 23, 2018

Beendigen and the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) announced the expansion of Talk4Healing, a crucial helpline that promotes the mental health and well-being of Indigenous women. The 24-hr. helpline ‘for Indigenous women, by Indigenous women’ offers services in 14 Indigenous languages as…

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Enhanced Support and Services & New Location

Posted on July 12, 2018

Beendigen to enhance support and services for abused women and their families: Organization announces new location in Thunder Bay July 12th, 2018: Today, Beendigen Anishinabe Women’s Crisis Home & Family Healing Agency celebrated the opening of its fourth location in Thunder Bay and district. The…

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Wrapped in Courage

Posted on November 20, 2017

Wrapping Ontario in Courage for Woman Abuse Prevention Month November 1st 2017: Beendigen in partnership with, Ontario Association of Interval and Transition Houses is calling on all Ontarians to purchase a purple scarf from your local Women’s Shelter during Woman Abuse Prevention Month for the 5th Annual…

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Circles of Care Program Release

Posted on October 30, 2017

New Circles of Care Program to Support Women and Children Experiencing Violence October 30th, 2017, Thunder Bay, ON - Today, Beendigen launched a new program in Thunder Bay, to support women that have experienced violence, and provides assistance in navigating the child welfare system. With several community partners…

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