Ile-à-la-Crosse / Sakitawak

General Information

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members


  • Île-à-la-Crosse Community Support Programs (Friendship Centre)
    • The Community Support program works to provide youth with education and employment opportunities in the community and supports their continued engagement and success with their education or employment placement. It also provides structured, supervised activities based on youth interest and input for those awaiting placement, such as cooking classes, fishing trips, beading classes, medicine walks and mental health workshops.In addition, the Île-à-la-Crosse Friendship Centre offers access to the Aboriginal Head Start, Canada Prenatal Nutrition, Kids First North, Honouring Her Spark and the Reaching Home programs. The Centre also offers a community pantry, a lunch kitchen, and supportive, transitional housing within the community.