‘A big step forward’: Cree women’s shelter opens in Waswanipi – North

A ceremony opening the first Cree women’s shelter was held Monday in the James Bay community of Waswanipi. The shelter gives Quebec Cree women and children a culturally safe place to go if they are experiencing abuse. ”I’m going to call it a temporary resource right now,” said Linda L. Shecapio, the president of the Cree Women of …