The Yúustway Health & Wellness department is in the beginning stages of recruiting Elder(s)/Traditional Healer(s) for the Kal’numet Primary Care department. The Elder/Traditional Healer role incorporates traditional and cultural teachings to maintain and promote Squamish Nation cultural values, beliefs, and teachings, while supporting the organization to achieve its goal of improving health outcomes for the community.

In many First Nation communities, Elder/Traditional Healers have unique wellness and traditional healing practices. Some specialize in specific practices while others may have multiple specialties they offer to support community members’ health and wellness.

The Yúustway Health & Wellness department is seeking community feedback on possible options to recruit the position to provide the best care for the members.

All members who complete the survey will be entered into a draw for a chance to win one of two $100 gift cards to Shoppers Drug Mart.

The survey will take approximately 5 minutes to complete.


Paper copies of the survey can be picked up and/or dropped off at:
• Health Building, Unit 9A, 380 Welch Street, West Vancouver
• Totem Hall, 1380 Stawamus Drive, Squamish

If you require assistance with completing the survey over the phone, please call 604-982-0332.

Survey closes on Friday, December 11th, 2020 at 4 pm.

CJMC New Craft Fair- NS News Gift Guide

The Christmas Craft Fair will be operated through the North Shore News Gift Guide this year. Participating Squamish Nation artists will be featured in a “Gift Guide” from December 2 to December 24.

Unfortunately due to COVID-19 restrictions, Chief Joe Mathias Centre will not be hosting the craft fair this year.

The deadline to submit for a spot in the North Shore News Gift Guide is this Friday, November 20, 2020. It is $25 a spot (Gift Guide) and there are only 20 spots available.

Artists that are interested in participating can contact:

CLICK HERE to read the CJMC Craft Fair flyer for additional information.

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