Indigenous Learning Resources

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 30th is the Canadian National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Many have spent this day in reflection and education through Orange Shirt Day.

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Every Child Matters

This page and links contain content about residential schools that may be triggering. There is support available for survivors and their families via the Indian Residential School Survivors Society at 1-800-721-0066 or 1-866-925-4419 (24/7 crisis line).
24/7 support is also available via the KUU-US Crisis Line Society: 250-723-4050 (adults), 250-723-2040 (youth) or toll-free:1-800-588-8717

The Canadian Native Flag was designed by Kwakwaka’wakw artist Curtis Wilson. His design for the flag is meant to represent First Nations in Canada to the public. Learn more, or order from

Iron & Pearl advisors acknowledge that we work and live and enjoy the traditional territorial land of the Songhees, Esquimalt and W̱SÁNEĆ peoples and the lək̓ʷəŋən speaking peoples, currently known as Victoria, BC, Canada.
We are committed to learning and unlearning and listening and reflecting. We are striving to take steps to dismantle and disrupt racism daily through our sharing and raising of our children.
Please see below for resources that have helped us on our journey and that we support.