The province of Ontario is working with Indigenous partners through their guidance and leadership across the province to address:

  • The legacy of residential schools
  • Close gaps and remove barriers
  • Create a culturally relevant and responsive justice system
  • Support Indigenous culture and,
  • Reconcile relationships with Indigenous peoples

The Journey Together St. Thomas Elgin project is part of the larger provincial project and is designed to enhance access to culturally relevant, Indigenous-led early years programs and services off-reserve, including child care and child and family programs in our region.