Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge for Aboriginal Women

Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge

Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge

PO Box 1929
Maple Creek, Saskatchewan
S0N 1N0

Tel: (306) 662-4700
Fax: (306) 662-3555

About the Institution

Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge is in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan. It is a multi-level security facility. The Lodge offers a very open environment.  It is run much like a minimum security facility. Inmates live in residential houses.

Healing Lodges offer services and programs that reflect Aboriginal culture. They incorporate Aboriginal peoples' traditions and beliefs into their space.

In a Healing Lodge, Aboriginal teachings and ceremonies are used to address the needs of Aboriginal offenders. Offenders also have contact with Elders and access to culturally relevant programs.

Facility Characteristics

  • Institution for Aboriginal women offenders
  • Security level: multi-level
  • Date opened: 1995
  • Rated capacity: 44

Did you know?

CSC offers a variety of correctional programs to help inmates become law-abiding citizens.

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