Awakening The Warrior Within

 The program has been developed to support Indigenous Men/Women, 19 + years of age, who are ready and willing to examine their relationship with Family Violence. The intent of the program is to provide an opportunity for Indigenous men to gain a deeper understanding of family violence and its impact on self, family and community.

 Program Content

  • Creating a vision of what a community free of family violence would look like, sound like and feel like
  • Gaining a sense of self/reclaiming
  • Identifying what a respectful relationship would look like  
  • Defining family violence and effects of family violence
  • Cycle of stopping family violence 

Program Length:

 Women: Tuesday, Thursday 10:00am - 1:00pm

 Men:  Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 1:00pm - 3:00pm


How Do I Get Into the Program?To register for the program, you can:

  • Go through the intake process at the Victoria Native Friendship Centre  (1:00 - 4:00pm Monday to Friday)
  • Contact Glenn Patterson directly to set up an intake interview @ 250.384.3211
  • The Announcements Tab will announce the next program date

Contact Us


Awakening The Warrior Within


Glenn Patterson - Facilitator

Sharon Marshal - Co Facilitator


Awakening The Warrior Women Within

Please click here for information on the program

Jill Jewer - Facilitator

Julie Bell - Co-Facilitator

Please contact Jill Jewer directly to get into program

Phone: 250.384.3211   Fax: 250.384.1586