The Team at South Country Co-op wish to recognize and reflect on the tragic history and ongoing legacy of residential schools. We encourage everyone to reflect upon and honour those who were lost, those who were survivors of residential schools, as well as families and communities who continue to grieve.
To further your own education about residential schools, and the history of mistreatment of Indigenous Canadians, please visit the following links to additional resources:
- FREE Indigenous Canada course, via University of Alberta
- National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation
- Suggestions to honour Truth & Reconciliation day
- Eduational videos from L’nuey PEI, including many that are great for children's learning
- Additional links from Reconciliation Canada