Donation to Lelum 'u tu S'tsa'-elh teyt-en (The House of the Honourable Mothers)
100% of your donation will be given to the House of the Honourable Mothers in Duncan, BC.
Operated by Hiiye'yu Lelum (House of Friendship) Society of Duncan, Lelum 'u tu S'tsa'-elh teyt-en (House of the Honorable Mothers) is a 6-bed residential program to enable pregnant and newly parenting women to remain with their babies after birth.
Length of Stay: Women can move in to the home during pregnancy and
anytime until before baby's first birthday. The move out date will vary based
on individual's needs.
Eligibility: The program serves pregnant and newly parenting women
(Indigenous & non-Indigenous) who have child protection involvement.
Approach: The woman chooses culturally-based services and programs
that promote wellness, address concerns, and ensure optimal maternal and
infant health so that the ultimate goal of mom and baby living together in
community can be reached. Services are provided on-site and in
Staffing: The home has 24/7 staffing, including a house manager,
transitions worker, counsellor, and program coordinator. Additional
programs and services are provided through community partnerships.
For more information about Hiiye'yu Lelum, please call 250-748-2242
or email firstname.lastname@example.org