Okimaw Ohci Healing Lodge for Aboriginal Women
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.
- 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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