ᑐᙵᓱᒋᑦᓯ tunngasugitsi Welcome!
Welcome to the Ottawa Inuit Children’s Centre, home of the Early Learning programs Sivummut Head Start and Tumiralaat Child Care; Youth programs like Bridging the Gap, the Tukimut After-school; and the Inuktitut language program, Uqausivut. In partnership with parents and the community, the OICC fosters strong and proud Inuit children, youth and families.
Help Wanted for Two Positions
OICC is looking for a coordinator for the Akwe:go Program and a term-based Inuktitut language coordinator. For position descriptions and deadline details, just follow the link below. APPLY NOW!!
OICC Summer Camp
August 8 to 12
Activities Include: I Love to Dance, Right to Play, and Cultural programming with Inuit Elders at Queen Elizabeth Public School, 689 St. Laurent Blvd. For children of ages: 6 – 14. Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. For more information please contact Kayla Power, 613-744-3133, ext. 214.
Friday October 14 2016
Music Trivia Fundraiser!
Reserve your table at Sala San Marco and SAVE THE DATE: Friday, October 14, 2016. Ottawa Music Trivia Night 2016 is a “question and answer game” that participants register & play as a team. It’s great for music and trivia lovers, and is like family and friends game night.
Video by First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada
Reconciliation Begins with You and Me. Follow the link below and begin to think about what each of us can do to contribute to Canada’s reconciliation with the First Nations, Metis and Inuit. Educate, discuss, and open your minds an hearts, just as the children on this video have.
Learn Inuit Culture Online!
Our Inuit Cultural Online Resource, also known as ICOR, is undergoing some site development. It provides a central resource location for learning about Canadian Inuit culture and traditions. Its purpose is to offer a way of learning about what it means to be Inuit, including some basic vocabulary. Videos are available through this website.
OICC’s Bridging the Gap BTG
The BTG program supports Inuit students and parents; teaches Inuit culture and history; and assists teachers in meeting youths’ learning styles by building confidence and pathways to educational success. Would you like a presentation for your school or classroom? For more information, call Rachel. 613-744-3133 ext 214.
Welcome to The Ottawa Inuit Children's Centre!