When we talk about assimilation, we all share the same pain.
~Verlyn Long Wolf, Female Mentor
Oaye Luta Okolakiciye
Moving Forward in a Sacred Way
What We Do
Oaye Luta Okolakiciye (Moving Forward in a Sacred Way) is a cultural community-based approach to substance and alcohol abuse addiction and behavior health management program.
We will be utilizing protocol interpretation for guidance and direction of our organization. Moving Forward in a Sacred Way, asking for help in guiding our relatives in their healing journey.
Seven Universal Laws
Wowacin Tanka (Fortitude)
Wa’ohola (Respect and Honor)
-Inipi (Purification Ceremony)
-Woapiye (Healing Ceremony)
Wopankinte (Spirit Purification from trauma, grief, loss
-Rite of Passage/ Coming of Age Ceremony
-Cultural Identity Development