Backpacks of Hope Iqaluit 2020

Near the end of the year of 2020, IIKELC donated over 250 backpacks filled with homemade blankets, teddy bears and other small souvenirs. The backpacks were divided and distributed to local daycares of Iqaluit, new mothers and mothers to be staying in the community, as well as families with young children. Thank you to Jabez Ministry for the generous donation.

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Mental Health Art Contest 2023

The theme for this year’s contest was “Memories”! We received many beautiful art submissions from across the territory and would like to thank everyone who took the time to submit their artwork.

Community Events

Embrace Life Week 2023

September 10th is Embrace Life Day / World Suicide Prevention Day and every year IIKELC honours this day with Nunavummiut to acknowledge the lives of our loved ones and to promote life.


Auricular Acu-Technician Training

Isaksimagit Inuusirmi Katujjiqatagiit Embrace Life Council was thrilled to host an Auricular Acu-Technician (AAT) Training through the People’s Organization of Community Acupuncture in Iqaluit, Nunavut.

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