Youth Peer Leadership Program 2023

This year we had 6 Qikiqtani youth attend the Youth Peer Leadership Program. They focused on learning suicide intervention skills, healthy relationships and boundaries for oneself, and the importance of youth mental health in Nunavut. 

Each day our guest speakers, Hovak Johnston and Braden Kadlun, shared discussions with the youth about their experience in these areas.

The Youth Peer Leadership Program for 2023 was successful and the IIKELC team is proud of each of the youth who attended! 

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Youth Programs

Youth Peer Leadership Program Recap 2022

Youth spent time with special guest speaker Don Burnstick, who facilitated talking circles on a range of topics including Indigenous community healing, sober living and healthy lifestyles, and cyberbullying.

Youth Programs

Introduction to Sewing with Sewing Machines

IIKELC was proud to run an Introduction to Sewing with Sewing Machines program for youth ages 13-18 and 19-25! Participants made their own throw pillows to take home as well as wind pants! This program took place during the winter of 2022 at the office in Iqaluit.

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