Ganǫhkwásra is a phrase in the Cayuga Language meaning “Love Among Us.”
Mission: To provide, through a non-profit organization, for the stabilization, maintenance, revitalization and enhancement of the family structure in a culturally sensitive manner.
Vision: With Ganǫhkwásra (love among us) we bury our weapons of violence to create a safe and caring community for all generations.
Philosophy: We are all born with Ganikwi:yo (a good mind) and interconnectedness, therefore everything we need to end violence is within us.
Values: Love Among Us, Soft kind supportive words. A good mind. Words of encouragement. Strength in the mind. A good road. Integrity. Family and relationship. Giving and Receiving. Safety. Diversity. Responsibility.
Board of Directors
Mary Monture – Chairperson
Wanda Smith – Vice-Chair Person
Michelle Davey – Treasurer
Melba Thomas – Six Nations of the Grand River Band Council Rep
Andrea King – Mississaugas of the Credit Band Council Rep
Let's put an end to family violence together.
Family Assault Support Services
1781 Chiefswood Rd., Ohsweken, Ontario