The city's census agglomeration, including the townships of Laird, Prince and Macdonald, Meredith and Aberdeen Additional and the First Nations reserves of Garden River and Rankin, had a total population of 79,800 in 2011.
Native American settlements, mostly of Ojibwe-speaking peoples, existed here for more than 500 years.
The Advocacy Resource Center (ARC) is a direct service program that provides voluntary assistance and support to victims / survivors and their children regardless of law enforcement involvement or length of time since the assault, abuse and / or crime.
The ARC provides services to not only victims / survivors and their children, but also to family members or friends needing information about how to support a victim / survivor in their life.
This was followed by development of a fur trading post and larger settlement, as traders, trappers and Native Americans were attracted to the community.But there are also a lot of farmers who are great at growing their food and are not that great at marketing. We try to use local produce but there isn’t that much available to us yet.This kind of event helps them through that.” So why aren’t farmers and chefs hooking up on their own? Hopefully this will open up some ideas on where we can get what we need.ARC Core Victim Services include the following: Core Advocacy: Additionally, the ARC maintains a 24 hour emergency pager for use by both victims and law enforcement seeking support when the ARC business office is closed.
The ARC provides prevention and outreach services through collaborative community awareness outreach events, educational presentations, and through individual and group education services.The ARC provides legal assistance to Sault Tribe victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.