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Call for proposals – Men and Boy’s initiatives

30 July 2018 

Public Service Announcement

Call for proposals – Men and Boy’s initiatives

The Department of Family Services is accepting applications for community-based projects that provide ongoing services for men and boys, or the development of new initiatives to promote the health and healing of men and boys.

Individuals, community non-profit organizations and municipal corporations can apply to receive funding. Proposals should not exceed $20,000. Projects should:

  • Increase community capacity for existing men and boy’s groups with a focus on building traditional and/or community knowledge and skills, and addressing trauma, or;
  • Build community capacity to create new groups for men and boys with a focus on building traditional and/or community knowledge and skills, and addressing trauma.

Please contact Jordanne Amos, Family Violence Project Officer at 867-975-5236 or email JAmos@gov.nu.ca, for copies of the application and guidelines, if you have any questions, or would like help completing your application.

The deadline to apply is August 31, 2018 at 5 p.m. EST.

These initiatives are an ongoing response to outcomes from the regional men and boy’s gatherings that occurred in 2016-2017.

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Media Contact:

Tracy Wood
Policy Analyst
Department of Family Services
867 975-5207
TWood@gov.nu.ca