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September 24, 2020

Spirit Bear’s film will be this Sunday at 3 PM Pacific / 6 PM Eastern Time

We are pleased to share that Spirit Bear’s film will be shared this Sunday at 3 PM Pacific Time/ 6 PM Eastern Time, a virtual and free on line screening at the Vancouver International Film Festival. The talented team at…

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September 22, 2020

“Registration is Open” KAIROS Blanket Exercise Teaching & Sharing Circles

‘Building Positive Relationships between Indigenous & non-Indigenous Peoples’ Led by Indigenous Knowledge Keepers with extensive experience facilitating the KAIROS Blanket Exercise (KBE), these interactive Zoom-based sessions aim to build positive relations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people through truth, sharing, and…

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September 18, 2020

MCC Connects with Supporters

September 9, 2020 | News | Volume 24 Issue 19Janet Bauman | Eastern Canada Correspondent “One bar of soap isn’t just a drop in the ocean of need. The ripples keep moving out in ways we may not even be able to count.” Sophia…

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September 11, 2020

Indigenous curriculum key to Reconciliation in Canada

In 2018, KAIROS was encouraged by progress made by provincial and territorial governments in implementing the Truth and Reconciliation of Canada’s Call to Action 62.i (Education for Reconciliation). That year, Alberta received a grade of Excellent in “Public Commitment” and…

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August 20, 2020

Accepting Bookings

As of September 1, 2020, KAIROS is once again accepting bookings for in-person KAIROS Blanket Exercises (KBEs) across all regions. To ensure the health and well-being of participants, hosts, and facilitation teams, we have developed detailed and comprehensive Health &…

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July 6, 2020

Connecting Indigenous Communities to Health Care

Unity Health Toronto, supports KAIROS Blanket Exercise through their Indigenous Community Advisory Panel. Read the article from St. Michael’s Hospital here.

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April 1, 2020

Changing the world one KAIROS Blanket Exercise story at a time

Words cannot express the gratitude for every time we are called upon to offer the KAIROS Blanket Exercise (KBE). It is an honour to meet with participants who, for the most part, are on a journey of learning. We have…

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July 22, 2019

Reflexión: Loque significa caminar en tierra robada; una reflexión sobre el ejercicio de mantas de KAIROS

Como hija de inmigrantes nicaragüenses, no soy ajena a las historias de dictaduras respaldadas por los Estados Unidos y tampoco sus masacres. Las historias contadas durante el ejercicio de mantas de KAIROS en su versión guatemalteca me hicieron llorar de…

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July 22, 2019

Spirited Reflection: What it means to walk on stolen land

The Guatemalan KAIROS Blanket Exercise (adapted from the Canadian version) was recently held in Toronto. Two others have commented on the impact of the exercise— one as a settler, one as a First Nations woman, and now, a third as…

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June 3, 2019

KAIROS attends closing ceremony of the National Inquiry into MMIWG

As today we participate in the closing ceremony of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, our hearts are heavy. Heavy with mourning for those who have died, whose absence demands memory and honour. Heavy with…

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