The Awo Taan Healing Lodge
Shield, support, and empower against family violence.
Awo Taan Healing Lodge provides wholistic support and guidance to women and children from all cultures. The shelter consists of 27 beds that operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with emergency counselors on call 24 hours a day.
Women and children can stay at the shelter for a period of up to three weeks. If required extended stays or alternative options are offered t to ensure safety and that no client returns to a violent or abusive environment.
Awo Taan provides a range of culturally sensitive programs to help our clients, many of whom include Aboriginal women and their family members. We offer dedicated programs for women, children, parents, and families to address immediate & long-term needs of individuals affected by family violence & all abuse. > Read More
Awo Taan Healing Lodge is happy to be a partner in this year's Calgary International Women's Day 2014! Click on PDF link below to see poster for activities occurring On March 6th and March 8th 2014.
This month’s teaching is Love and the Eagle; we will be completing a special craft with this theme in mind. We will also be welcoming our Peace Program Coordinator for a session on Bullying prevention, at both Vista Heights School on Feb 26th and at MOCA (now Mo’s) in Ogden on Feb 28th. Of course it’s the month of Valentine’s, so look out for lots of hearts floating around when we’re in the building. (click on PDF file below)