The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada completed the first stage of the journey on December 18, 2015 with the publication of the a number of documents and calls to action.slReconciliation and the City of New Westminster- A Community Journey 20170407
Truth and Reconciliation is a process, it’s a path we must walk right here in New Westminster.
The Witness Blanket is being hosted at the New Westminster Museum and Archives from December 5, 2016 until April of 2017.
On April 10, a report and recommendations will be presented to New Westminster City Council about what was heard at Community Stories of Truth and Reconciliation and at the Kitchen Table Dialogues.
You find read the report here:
The National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation: http://nctr.ca/map.php
Truth and Reconciliation Commission reports and findings: http://nctr.ca/reports.php
Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action: http://nctr.ca/assets/reports/Calls_to_Action_English2.pdf
Kitchen Table Dialogue Toolkit: http://reconciliationcanada.ca/staging/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Kitchen-Table-Dialogue-Guide.pdf