Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by the Native Aid and Friendship Centre

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Database ID30484
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 82 (Box 12)
Date of creationDecember 1, 1992
Physical description/extent36 pages
Number of images25
Scope and contentFile contains a presentation by Louis Bordeleau of the Native Aid and Friendship Centre of Senneterre. Bordeleau discusses the operations of his friendship centre which deals with support to drug addicts, help for the disadvantaged, liaison services in education and health care, organization of recreational activities, inter-ethnic awareness-raising, participation in socio-economic development, and the people they service who come from the Cree (50 percent), Algonquin (28 percent), and Atikamekw (22 percent) cultural backgrounds. Following the presetentation the assembled Commissioners discuss some of the issues raised with Bordeleau.
Other terms governing use and reproductionRoyal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - Transcriptions of Public Hearings and Round Table Discussions, 1992-1993. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Courtesy of the Privy Council Office, 2008.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan. Native Law Centre
Other notesVolume 2, Hotel Confortel, Val D'or, Quebec, Tuesday, December 1, 1992. pgs 436-460.
PlaceSenneterre, Quebec, Canada
Treaty boundariesNo treaty
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
Canada -- National
NamesBlakeney, Allan E., 1925- (Saskatchewan premier)
Bordeleau, Louis
Dussault, Rene, 1939-
Robinson, Viola
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Senneterre Friendship Centre
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Government policy
Community Life
Urban Life
Indigenous Peoples General
Indigenous Relations
Community Histories
Community Development
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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