ᑐᙵᓱᒋᑦᓯ tunngasugitsi!

Welcome to the Inuuqatigiit Centre for Inuit Children, Youth and Families, home of the Early Learning programs Sivummut Head Start and Tumiralaat Child Care; Youth programs like Bridging the Gap, the Tukimut After-school; and the Inuktitut language program, Uqausivut. In partnership with parents and the community, the Inuuqatigiit fosters strong and proud Inuit children, youth and families.

Sponsor a Family this Christmas!

Christmas is around the corner and it’s a time for our community to celebrate together. Please consider sponsoring a family of the Inuuqatigiit. Decide on the size of family you would like to sponsor, or the contribution you would like to make. For more information on family sponsorship, click on the button below or call Clara Noah at ext. 258.

Participate in our programs

We are looking for community members, elders and knowledge keepers to provide teachings, demonstrate traditional crafts, and mentor the services and programs of Inuuqatigiit. If you can spare some time to lead our programs into the future by developing strong and proud Inuit identities, please send us a message.
Choose to participate! Email Bea .

Bridging the Gap BTG

The popular BTG program provides informative classroom presentations teaching Inuit culture and history, and seeks to support Inuit students and parents by assisting teachers in meeting youths’ learning styles with confidence building and pathways to educational success. Would you like a presentation for your school or classroom? For more information, call Hazel. 613-744-3133 ext 214.

Invitation to Inuit Community

Looking for participants to be part of a project with paid honorariums, transportation & childcare as needed that will help test and evaluate our wrap around model of care to building capacity, better outcomes, identify service gaps. Follow this link provided to participate. Have your voice heard and have an impact that influences change; by sharing your story.

Early Childhood Supply Educators

Under the supervision of the Manager of Early Years, the Supply Educator delivers high quality and culturally based programming within a team of Early Childhood Educators. Get your up-to-date resume and cover letter ready. Start your journey by checking this site’s Job Posts.

Learn Inuit Culture Online!

Our Inuit Cultural Online Resource, also known as ICOR, is undergoing some site development. It provides a central resource location for learning about Canadian Inuit culture and traditions. Its purpose is to offer a way of learning about what it means to be Inuit, including some basic vocabulary. Videos are available through this website.

Inuit History Extract from National Inquiry’s Final Report

Twenty pages extracted from the comprehensive National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls that highlights the Inuit trauma resulting from colonial governments’ policies. This excerpt bears witness to the negative experiences of many Inuit.