Resources for Families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG)

The Manitoba Family Information Liaison Unit (FILU) can gather information to help you learn more about your loved one(s) death or disappearance. We can also connect you with culturally appropriate and trauma informed counselling and other support services.

Contact Us

Southern Manitoba (Including Winnipeg)

Medicine Bear Counselling, Support & Elder Services
Ka Ni Kanichihk Inc.-“Those who lead”
Community Family Liaison Contact Kim Morrisseau
Phone: 204-594-6500 ext. 109
Toll free: 1-888-953-5264
Fax: 204-219-6902
Email: kmorrisseau@kanikanichihk.ca
Website: www.kanikanichihk.ca

Northern Manitoba

Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Communities
Thompson/Winnipeg
Hilda Anderson-Pyrz
Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Liaison
Toll free: 1-800-442-0488
Office: 1-204-677-1600
Mobile: 1-204-307-5919
Email: hilda.anderson.pyrz@mkonorth.com
Website: www.mkonation.com

Winnipeg

Family Liaison Contact, Winnipeg Police Service
Family Information Liaison Unit
Manitoba Justice Victim Services
Telephone: (204) 986-2099
Mobile: (204) 792-9162
Email: Angie.Tuesday@gov.mb.ca
Toll free: (866) 484-2846

Family Liaison Contact, Project Devote
Family Information Liaison Unit
Manitoba Justice Victim Services
Telephone: (204) 984-0504
Email: Shannon.McCorry@gov.mb.ca
Toll free: (866) 484-2846

Community Supports for Families of MMIWG

Lesley Beardy
Marie Walker
MMIWG & 2SLGBTTQ* Program
Southeast Resource Development Council
Telephone: (204) 956-7500
Mobile: (204) 330-2421
Email: lesleyb@serdc.mb.ca
Website: https://www.serdc.mb.ca/

Eyaa-Keen Healing Centre Inc.
Phone: (204) 783-2976
Fax: (204) 284-7292
Toll Free: 1-877-423-4648
E-mail: intake@eyaa-keen.org
Website: https://eyaa-keen.org/

Judy Clark
Inuit Family Support Worker
Manitoba Inuit Association
Phone: (204) 774-6848 ext. 206
E-mail: info@manitobainuit.ca
Website: https://www.manitobainuit.ca/

Jennifer Heinrichs, MMFT
Aurora Practicum Coordinator
Telephone (204) 789-4264
Email: je.heinrichs@uwinnipeg.ca
Website: http://aurorafamilytherapy.com/index.html