Children and Youth

This is an exhaustive resource website that features an online journal, children and youth resources and a research database.

This is a useful resource for caregivers looking after children who have been abused or neglected.

  • Wilson Young, E., (2009). The Condoms are Next to the Toothpaste: Sex Talk at the Kitchen Table. Bloomington, Indiana: Authorhouse Publishing.

This book offers discussion on the conflicts between traditional teachings and sexual health.

Residential Schools

  • Miller, J.R. (1996). Shingwauk's Vision: A History of Native Residential Schools. University of Toronto Press.

The author explores the motives and agendas of all three agents involved in this story – the government officials who authorized the schools, the missionaries who taught in them and the students who attended them.

An award-winning documentary which features former minister Kevin Annett, who blew the whistle on his own church, after he learned of thousands of murders in residential schools.

This website explores the history and legacy of Canada's Residential School System, through survivor stories, archival photographs and documents.

Inuit Resources

This is a documentary portrait of Joseph Idlout, a man who was once the world's most famous Inuit.  Unknown to most Canadians today, Idlout was the subject of many films and books, and one of the Inuit hunters pictured for many years on the back of Canada's $2 bill.  In this film, Idlout's son, Peter Paniloo, takes us on a journey through his father's life – that of a man caught "between two worlds."

This is the website for the National Inuit organization in Canada, representing four Inuit regions – Nunatsiavut (Labrador), Nunavik (northern Quebec), Nunavut, and the Inuvialuit Settlement Region in the Northwest Territories.

According to the website, Pauktuutit fosters greater awareness of the needs of Inuit women, advocates for equality and social improvements, and encourages their participation in the community, regional and national life of Canada. Pauktuutit leads and supports Inuit women in Canada in policy development and community projects in all areas of interest to them for the social, cultural, political and economic betterment of the women, their families and communities.