TITLE

Federal inmates constructing homes for First Nation communities

AUTHOR(S)
Troian, Martha
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Windspeaker;Mar2014, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the partnership between Correctional Service Canada (CSC) and First Nation communities to help alleviate housing shortages. Topics discussed include the 2011 National Household Survey which showed that the Indigenous population grew by 20 percent since 2006, prison inmates' construction of houses for the First Nations communities and the benefits of the house building partnership to the Muskeg Lake Cree Nation.
ACCESSION #
94754979

 

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