Projects

W SHOW (ORIGINALLY W PROJECT)

Communities members express their Abenaki pride through an evening show offering diverse, multi-generational performances.

 
 

NIONA

Young people between the ages of 12 and 17 cover the cultural events and actions of the communities of Odanak and Wôlinak and broadcast them through the various technological platforms.

 
 

AZEW8 GROUP

In the form of a « Happy Hour », young parents from Odanak gather to discuss their role as parents.

 
 
 

ESPACE JEUNESSE

Young people between the ages of 12 and 17 from Odanak gather at the Family Center so that they can meet each other and talk about their concerns.

 
 

ESPACE MASKWA

The population of Wôlinak can count on a space that allows them to find themselves in the heart of the Abenaki culture through the loan of books, homework help and various cultural activities.

 
 

COLLECTIVE KITCHEN OF ODANAK

The population of Odanak participates in various collective kitchen sessions in small groups, in order to adopt healthy habits and food autonomy.

 
 
 

BACK-UP TRANSPORTATION FOR ELDERS – WÔLINAK

Elders in Wôlinak can count on a back-up transportation project to counter social isolation and keep elders active.

 
 

ABAZI GROUP – WÔLINAK

Elders meet and discuss topics that bring them together as elders, but also as grandparents.

 
 
 

PAPOW8GAN DAY CAMP

Delegated responsibility by the Abenaki Council of Odanak, the FNCFS is in charge of planning, organizing and leading groups of school-age children (5-11 years) for the summer period.

PAPOW8GAN - PEDAGOGICAL DAY

The offer of services for school-age children (5-11 years old) continues throughout the year to take place during pedagogical days as well as during the Spring Break. The FNCFS is therefore responsible for planning, organizing and facilitating activities to entertain your children during school holidays.

The FNCFS team collaborates closely with all the actions developed in the communities of Odanak and Wôlinak:

  • Pow Wow of Odanak and Wôlinak
  • Avenir d’Enfants
  • Winter Carnival in each community
  • Odanak Fall Cultural Celebration
  • National Aboriginal Day
  • Odanak Meals on Wheels
  • The Odanak Guignolée
  • Community Child Care Services - Wôlinak
  • High School Homework Help Service in Odanak and Wôlinak
  • Primary Homework Help Service in Wôlinak
  • Seniors Committee in Odanak
  • Intergenerational Week in Odanak
  • Rejoin the Circle Forum
  • Community Gardens of Odanak