English River youth, elders paddle on healing journey

The English River First Nation recently held its 10th annual canoe healing journey.

The group of 50 youth and elders paddled the Pine and Beaver Rivers over four days as part of the community’s annual event to heal from trauma and grief and to address ongoing issues like mental health and suicide.

Reporter / Saskatoon

Priscilla is Cree and a member of Mistawasis Nehiyawak in Saskatchewan. She has worked with APTN National News in the past as a reporter in Winnipeg, host for an entertainment segment, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. Wolf is an alumni of the INCA –Indian Communications Arts Program at FNUC & has a BA of Indigenous Studies from the University of Regina. She brings over ten years of experience working in media across the prairie provinces.