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Note these numbers also apply for Nunavimmiut
• Kamatsiaqtut Help Line 1-800-265-3333 (Inuktitut, English)
• Residential school crisis line 1-866-925-4419 (Inuktitut, English, French)
• Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868
• 1-866-APPELLE in Quebec (French)
LET IT SHINE: MUSIC WORKSHOPS
PRESENTED BY TWIN FLAMES JAAJI & CHELSEY JUNE
"Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent." - Victor Hugo
Let it Shine Workshops have 4 main theme options which can be mixed and matched:
#1 Culture and Interactive learning through music and play
Jaaji and Chelsey June incorporate cultural awareness in their discussions, they feel it is very important for individuals to embrace who they are and where they come from. They also work with non indigenous/Inuit to introduce Inuit, Indigenous and Métis cultures.
#2 Let's get social (discussions on social issues, drug and alcohol abuse alternative and suicide awareness/prevention)
#3 School is cool (School incentives and learning through music open discussions)
Example topics for discussion include:
Respect of one’s self and others
Internet and cyber safety
#4 Making Beautiful Music
Songwriting, poetry, melody writing, Introduction Vocal Coaching and harmonies
These are just to name a few many other topics can be addressed. Workshops are all adjusted based on age groups and specific needs.
Each workshop is ended with a concert for the class, entire school or community these are all options available when planning your workshop.
"We look forward to being a part of your next event. Contact us to personalise your next workshop and for our rates."
Jaaji & Chelsey June
Before music Chelsey worked as an Executive Assistant for Indigenous and Northern Affairs where she spent 8 years. Prior to that she worked at the Glebe’s Daycare for Summer school programs. As a volunteer she has served as mentor to those in recovery with Additions and substance abuse battles. She also serves as a mentor to young pregnant teens. She attended St. Mary’s home and outreach centre where she herself graduated (Immaculata Satellite program in 2007) as a young mother. She believes in giving back as much as possible and that all healing is a circle. Chelsey is a public figure and does seminars and workshops with her husband and Bandmate Jaaji regarding Social Awareness, Alternative Measures to healthy living. She also provides inspirational speaking to woman and young girls on finding their passion and following their dreams.
Before music Jaaji was a Police officer in Quaqtaq and in Kuujjuaq, Nunavik he served for 12 years. When he witnessed the direction the police force was going he decided he could be more useful elsewhere. He has a passion for making a difference. After his policing he served as a behavioral tech at the local high school in Quaqtaq where he worked with troubled youth. He also took on the job as cultural teacher where he implemented projects that took Inuit youth out on the land the goal was to provide land based learning. He has also worked for Makivik as the head of the Inuit Dog Slaughter compensation files. Jaaji is a public figure and does seminars and workshops with his Wife and Bandmate Chelsey June regarding Social Awareness, Alternative Measures to healthy living.
Now both full time musicians they work to share the love...