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A project of heart Saskatchewan ebook resource for educators
Title: Shattering the Silence: The Hidden History of Indian Residential Schools in Saskatchewan
Commissioned Author: Shuana Niessen
Publisher: Faculty of Education, University of Regina
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Cite as: Niessen, S. (2017). Shattering the silence: The hidden history of Indian residential schools in Saskatchewan. Regina, SK: Faculty of Education, University of Regina.
Please note that this ebook site is not a research service for finding records of former residential school students.
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Warning! This book contains disturbing elements that are not suitable for some audiences. Topics that are covered may cause trauma invoked by memories of past abuse. Those eligible for Indian Residential School Health support who are in need of emotional and crisis support, please contact Indian Residential Schools Resolution Health Support Program 24-hour crisis line: 1-866-925-4419
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