Staff Directory

Elder Programs

Community Programs provides a range of programs and services to support the needs of  Elders and Youth and to promote a higher level of interaction between the two groups. Community Programs provides support in the development of Elder councils. Community program staff work closely with Elders to document their knowledge of Inuit values and traditions and to preserve this knowledge for the benefits of future generations.



For assistance with Culture and Heritage Grants and Contributions applications:
Toll Free: 1-866-934-2035
In Iqaluit: 1-867-975-5519


Director of Elders and Youth
Joanna Quassa
Tel: (867)934-2032