“In Ontario, my grandfather never registered their family as Indigenous at all. I think it was deliberate on his part to avoid the Indian Act. And so, it's made it really difficult for the rest of the family to go back and pick up all the Indigenous traditions.”
April 7, 2022
Indigenous Voices: Judi Montgomery
Judi Montgomery discusses her family's history, the rediscovering of her identity and her support for growing cultural awareness amongst the wider population.
“Talking to them at the Native Center, I could ask these questions freely.”
September 29, 2021
Indigenous Voices: Colleen Jackson
Colleen Jackson reflects on her first time visiting the Katarokwi Native Friendship Center.