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Elder Services

Tender Information
NameCorrectional Service of Canada
RegionMoncton, NB
SectorPublic Sector

Date closing      2017/02/23 14:00       Atlantic Standard Time (AST)


Reference number      PW-17-00768034

Solicitation number      21206-17-2505764

Region of opportunity      New Brunswick, Nova Scotia

Region of delivery      New Brunswick

Notice type      Advance Contract Award Notice (ACAN)

GSIN      G103B: Social Rehabilitation Services for Prisoners

Trade agreement      None

Tendering procedure      Open

Procurement entity      Correctional Service of Canada

End user entity      Correctional Service of Canada


The Elder will provide (in-group or individual) counseling, teachings and ceremonial services to Aboriginal offenders. This includes the following:

Providing guidance and teachings through group sessions (circles) and individual discussions to offenders in the institution.

Conducting spiritual services and various traditional ceremonies based on Elder’s teachings.

Assisting offenders following a healing path in support of their correctional plan.

Elders may be requested, by agreement, to escort offenders on Escorted Temporary Absences (ETAs) for ceremonial and other spiritual purposes.

Provide advice/information to staff and management, locally, regionally and nationally on issues of Aboriginal spirituality and cultural practices.

Introduce institutional staff to various elements of traditional spirituality as deemed appropriate based on their teachings.

Provide advice to the Institutional Head regarding ceremonies, ceremonial objects, traditional practices and protocols, traditional medicines, or sacred ground within the institution including the collection and storage of ceremonial objects and traditional and ceremonial medicines.

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Contact Information

Contact name      Blanchet, Danielle
Contact phone      506-851-6970
Contact fax      506-851-6327
Contact address

1045 Main Street, 2nd Floor
Moncton NB
E1C 1H1

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