Pages tagged with "First Directions"

First Directions: Art & Activism

This event takes place on the unceded and ancestral lands of the S'olh Temexw (Stó:lō) peoples.

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At First Directions, we bring Indigenous youth together from across the province to develop short videos on this years theme of Art & Activism. During First Directions, a group of 10-15 Indigenous...
March 21, 2022 at 12:00pm - March 26, 2022 at 12:00pm
Springbrooke Retreat Centre


Celebrating Indigenous Youth Voices & Reclaiming Our Bodies

First Directions was back at it again this March, and this year's group of youth made three videos on important topics! With the support of the First Nations Health Authority, and the MAC AIDS Fund, we hosted another group of creative, outstanding, Indigenous youth from across BC.

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A Recap on First Directions

During mid-March, Yúusneswas (YouthCO’s Indigenous peer-led education program) along with Reel Youth ventured on a five day retreat called First Directions with youth from across BC! During this retreat, we were able to discuss sexual health, sexuality and how we as Indigenous youth can begin to decolonize  our bodies. 

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