519-445-4324

Ganǫhkwásra’ Family Assault Support Services

  • 1781 Chiefswood Rd.
  • Ohsweken, Ontario
  • N0A 1M0
  • Phone: 519-445-4324
  • Fax: 519-445-4825

click to get directions

Welcome!

Ganǫhkwásrâ is a phrase in the Cayuga language meaning “Love Among Us.” Ganǫhkwásra’ was chosen as the name for a family violence program for our community because it is through love among us that we, as a community, can put an end to family violence.

Love Among Us

The implementation of all services is based on the philosophy behind the name of the organization. “Ganǫhkwásra’” is a phrase in the Cayuga language meaning “Love Among Us.” It was the name chosen for the Family Violence Program at Six Nations early in planning to express our purpose and philosophy in creating a community-based program for victims of family violence. It conveys an attitude of community support and hope for families wrought with violence and it implies a sense of community responsibility for peace among all our members. Ganǫhkwásra’ is the goal we seek for every member of our community, and it is the methodology through which we work to attain that goal.

Whats New ...

"Embrace Me With Love" Shawls For Sale Here

Purchase our beautiful limited edition shawls $45.00. Artwork by Dena Annett. All monies raised will go towards special programming at Ganohkwasra. Nyawen for your support!

IMG_8465 shawl

IMG_8464

Ganohkwasra Job Opportunities

To learn more about Ganohkwasra Job Opportunites, click on the Get Involved tab and view the job postings.

Sharing Our Knowledge

Check out our Sharing our Knowledge Articles.

Sharing our Knowledge

I Am A Proud Haudenosaunee Poster Campaign

To learn more about this Campaign and to view the posters, follow the link.

I Am A Proud Haudenosaunee