Information session tour stops in Garden River First Nation
Sault Ste‐Marie & Garden River First Nation – On April 6th, Collectiva and its First Nations’ partners will hold an information session for the Sixties Scoop Class Action Settlement to assist members in completing their claim forms. The Sixties Scoop Class Action concerns any registered Indian or person eligible to be registered or Inuit person who was adopted or made a permanent ward and was placed in the care of non-Indigenous foster or adoptive parents in Canada between January 1st, 1951 and December 31st, 1991, which resulted in the loss of cultural identity.
Eligible class members could receive compensation between $25,000 and $50,000 depending on the overall number of eligible members.
During the information session, class members will have access to professionals for answers to their questions, help in completing claim forms and financial planning information.
WHAT: SIXTIES SCOOP INFORMATION SESSION
WHEN: April 6th, 2019, from 10:30am to 3:00pm
WHERE: Log House, 7 Shingwauk Street, Garden River
To access the full list of communities to be visited, click here.