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October - Indigenous Allyship Training - Weekend Intensive

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Mary's Therapeutic Farm

1128 Finlayson Arm Road

Victoria, BC V9B 6H7

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>>> Opening Words of Prayer & Acknowledgement <<<

Giving Thanks for the guidance in your heart that has lead you to consider delving into this Indigenous Allyship Training - Weekend Intensive ~ Giving thanks and acknowledgement to the First Peoples whose traditional territory this will be taking place on, the Indigenous Land of The Douglas Treaty Saanich Tribes: Malahat, Tsartip, Pauquachin, Tsawout & Tseycum First Nations, as well as The Esquimalt First Peoples ~ You considering taking part in this has already impacted you ~ Creating a space in this moment to honor how ~

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>>> Intention <<<

To delve deeper into this practice of Indigenous Right Relationship building from the roots up ~

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>>> The Heart Of It <<<

We’ve each been colonized & this impacts everything ~ I understand this to be the deciding factor that determines the outcomes & informs interactions between our healing Ancestors ~ Life has shaped me in such a way to share understanding about this, in heartfelt, in-depth & empowering ways ~ I hold my hands up to the Elders, Mentors & Village that raised me, to the many Aunties that kept me in my heart & accountable to my emotions, to the Ceremony that gave my spirit a home ~ I was born during a time of tremendous healing with a responsibility to the generations to come ~ I honor the place in your heart that cares deeply for the Indigenous People, I honor the unwitnessed truths in your being that need a place to be ~ This is where we meet ~

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>>---> Together We Will Be Delving Into:

> What it means to belong to a lineage ~

> How we’ve each been colonized ~

> What the long term impact of this is ~

> How this affects being in Right Relationship with Indigenous People ~

> What’s at the heart of cultural appropriation ~

> What is right use of privilege ~

> What are some practical skills to use when building connection with Indigenous People ~

> What your identity is as someone who is currently on Indigenous land ~

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>>> Four Fundamental Truths To Affirm <<<

On This Shared Path of Indigenous Right Relationship Making:

1.) We’ve come a long way to be here right now, it wasn’t that long ago that our Ancestors couldn’t so much as be in the same room ~ Let’s unpack why & where to go from here ~

2.) In accordance with the teachings of my Elders & Village that raised me, vulnerability is a form of strength ~ Let’s become stronger together ~

3.) We are one anothers strongest resource ~ Let’s learn how to be with one another in the way of healing, feeling, knowing and growing ~ We belong closer ~

4.) You are a messenger of your Ancestors ~ There are unspoken truths living through you, passed on from your lineage ~ Let’s hear one another in deep & power’filled ways ~

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>>> This Is For You If <<<

( may include but is not limited to )

> You are interested in offering services to Indigenous communities & wish to do so in a knowledgeable & respectful way ~

> You currently work with an Indigenous based organization & wish to create a stronger connection ~

> You are willing to understand the hurts in your own Ancestry & the long term impact of having been colonized & don't know how to do this or where to even start ~

> You would like to invite the involvement of Indigenous people to your organization, company, gathering, conference or project and wish to do so in a respectful & honoring way ~

> You have a desire to understand more about the long term impact of colonization ~

> You have taken courses & read books & would like a very real life interaction with someone who’s been through it ~

> You are willing to hear the truth of what happened & how it is today ~

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>>> Brief Overview <<<

Friday, October 11th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

< Theme: Creating The Foundation - Preparing For The Journey >

** Opening Ceremony **

> Land Based Introductions & Name Tags

> “You Belong To A Lineage” - Drum Journey

> The Heart of Why We’re Here

> Group Connection & Space Making

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Saturday, October 12th, 10am - 6pm

< Theme: Deep Dive - At The Roots Of Our Healing Relationship >

> “Arrive & Activate” - Group Check In / Integration

> “7 Generations Practice” - Long Term Impact of Generational Trauma

> “Impact of Colonization” - Blood Memory

> “3 Ancestors Journey” - A Road Map of Ancestral Connection

> “It’s Not If It’s When” - Talking While Triggered Is A Skill Of Allyship

> “The Culture of Grief” - Guest Presenter TBA

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Sunday, October 13th, 10am - 5pm

< Theme: Take Action - Practical Skill Building of Allyship >

> “Arrive & Activate” - Group Check In / Integration

> “On Indigenous Land” - Deepen Into Understanding Your Place

> “Because I’m A Guest” - Ground Into Your Identity In Relation To This

> “Land Acknowledgment Practice”

> “Action Based Visioning” - What’s Needed & Possible Moving Forward

** Closing Ceremony **

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>>> Blessed Requests <<<

> Full Hearted, Full Weekend Commitment

> To Be Free of Alcohol For 4 Days Prior

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>>> Reciprocity <<<

< Sells Out Fast >

> The total fee for this Training is $400 ~

> We Are Accepting 20 First Time Participants For This Training ~ In The Past, These Trainings Have Sold Out Fast With Long Waiting Lists ~

< Scholarships Based In Exchange Available Upon Request >

> Scholarships Based In Exchange Available With Support Roles In Need Of Filling ~

> Scholarships Levels 1, 2 & 3 That Are 20% off, 30% off & 50% off ~

> The Level Of Scholarship Is Determined By Level Of Role You Fill & Degree of Work Involved In The Exchange ~

Send A Request For This To: hearttoheart@indigenousrelationsconsultation.com to initiate the intake process for this ~

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>>> Registration Process <<<

3 Step Registration Process:

>>---> Step 1: Follow the Eventbrite link & select the "Free" ticket option, this will prompt me to send you the 2 Part Intake Questions (allow for 1-3 days for a response) ~

>----> Step 2: Completion of Two Part Question Intake - "The Heart Of It" & "Base Level Awareness"

These Are 6 Questions Intended To Get A Sense Of What Your Current Relationship Is To Indigenous Peoples As Well As Initiate The Building Of The Energetic Foundation For This Experience ~ They Also Cover Are Some Very Basic Things That Are Important To Be Aware Of That Matter Greatly To Indigenous People & Fundamental In The Building Of Our Healing Relationship ~

>>---> Step 3: “Secure Your Spot” With The $50 Non-Refundable - Non-Transferable Deposit ~ Do this by choosing the “October - Secure Your Spot” ticket option ~

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>>> Preparation & Logistics <<<

> Taking Place at: “Mary’s Farm & Sanctuary” 1128 Finlayson Arm Rd, Victoria, BC ~ The Indigenous Land of The Douglas Treaty Saanich Tribes: Malahat, Tsartip, Pauquachin, Tsawout & Tseycum First Nations, as well as The Esquimalt First Peoples ~ The farm sanctuary is located about 25-45 minutes from downtown Victoria ~

> Please Bring Your Own Lunch & Plan For Dinner If You're Coming From Out Of Town ~

> Snacks & Beverages Provided ~

( The Kitchen Will Be Off Limits For The Whole Weekend )

> Welcoming To Bring A Journal & Your Own Water Bottle ~

< Camping >

If You’re Coming From Out of Town, You Can Camp In The Camping Area of This Gorgeous 30 acre Farm For An Additional Fee of $25 ~ Please Bring Your Own Camp Gear...Stove, Cooler etc ~

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>>> About The Facilitator <<<

Pulxaneeks (Pul-ha-neeks) is from the Eagle Clan of the Haisla First Nation with Nuchanulth and Lummi Ancestry. With a background in cultural reclamation based youth outreach, Pulxaneeks is a skilled facilitator and grew up with the Indigenous environmental youth organization called “Rediscovery”. She later went on to work for Rediscovering offering support to at-risk Indigenous youth in various settings such as camps, schools, inner city programming and international cultural exchange. This is where her path of being a group facilitator, program designer and event producer was sparked 19 years ago.

Pulxaneeks was raised both on and off the Indigenous village she was born to and grew up being exposed to both Indigenous and non Indigenous cultures. Her most recent development is based entirely on the unique understanding that has come from being exposed to both cultures and from this came the development of this offering, Indigenous Relations Consultation. She honors the Elders, Mentors and huge family whose love she is a living result of and the Ancestors whose strength and resilience is flowing through her veins.

>>> 4-6 Key Supporter People T.B.A. <<<

“The truth is, regardless of who you and where you're from, our Ancestors have been through a lot ~ There are many things that tried to obliterate all forms of goodness & you are living, loving proof that it didn't work”

<<< www.indigenousrelationsconsultation.com >>>

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