Janie Kataquapit

Contact Information

Location: Attawapiskat

Phone: 8076296704


Janie Katquapit is a survivor and her perseverant spirit sets an example for others in her communtiy. Years ago, she barely survived a vicious attack at the hands of an ex-boyfriend, she left the community and spent time living and working in the Eastern United States and began to find her voice as an activist. Last summer, she moved back to her home and found a job as a counselor, helping face the troubles before them. Since joining with the Northern Ontario Initiative she has been an active member of the James Bay Photography collective and a reliable source of local news and updates.

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