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Mawita'mk - A Charitable Mi'kmaq Society

Mawita'mk Society is non-profit registered charitable society. We value and support the gifts of people with disabilities and our youth. We strive to see that they receive services and supports within their cultural community. Click here to learn more about why Mawita'mk Society was formed and our services.

Mawita'mk Society is licensed by the Province of Nova Scotia's Department of Community Services under the Homes for Special Care Act to operate a Group Home in accordance with the Act and its regulations.

We provide level 2 care at our Group Home - Ni'kinen.



Ni'kinen Floor Plan 


Annual Reports




Summer 2018

Are you interested in how you or a loved one can become a resident at Mawita'mk?

Please contact us to begin the process.

Real Jobs

Mawita'mk is working to create work that gives meaning and dignity to Mi'kmaq people with disabilities. We wish to provide work to give a sense of purpose to daily life and foster resiliency for aboriginal people with disabilities.

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The Board of Mawita’mk is non-political and is made up of Mi’kmaq volunteers who are well respected within their communities. Board members come from various communities in Unama’ki (Cape Breton Island).

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You Can Help

You can join us to help build a brighter future for Mi'kmaq people with disabilities. We invite you to be part of this exciting project by making a donation. All donations will directly benefit Mi’kmaq persons with disabilities.

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