Our support groups help individuals to give and receive emotional, spiritual and practical support as well as to exchange information with other members of the community. Please call for more information or to register for a group.


family-art-therapyStrong Connections: Strong Families
Engage with your children through the art process within a supportive circle. Help us celebrate the year of the Nanabush through traditional storytelling.

Contact: Kathleen Panela-Séguin, Child Clinical Therapist, (613) 748-0657 ext. 228 or email kpanela-seguin@wabano.com




New Beginnings / Men’s Circle
This healing circle supports Indigenous men in exploring issues of self-care, healthy lifestyles and addictions using traditional healing methods. The program is facilitated by outreach staff and a local elder through a culturally relevant framework.

Contact: Russ Halpin, Housing First Case Manager, (613) 748-0657 ext. 239 or email rhalpin@wabano.com


BeadingCome Bead With Us This open group is aimed at helping participants to learn new beading techniques, share their stories and skills as well as have the opportunity to find ways of dealing with difficult times in their lives.

Fridays, 4:30-7:00pm

Contact: Valerie Rowe (613) 748-0657 ext. 245 or  vrowe@wabano.com 




Honouring Sisters In Recovery – This open group provides Indigenous women the opportunity to increase self-awareness and knowledge regarding addictions through holistic healing approaches and traditional teachings.  

Contact: Natalie Lloyd by calling 613-748-0657 ext. 244 or email: nlloyd@wabano.com







Cultural educational workshops and traditional ceremonies
Cultural healing programs and educational workshops are based on the Aboriginal beliefs, values and traditions that have been passed to us by Elders, traditional healers and experts in the mental health field. All Aboriginal adults and families are welcome and are supported to enhance their mental, emotional, and spiritual well being.

*Cultural Workshops are advertised throughout the year!