Contact
Loni Heavenfire (Big Crow),
Peacemaker Coordinator,
Office of the Peacemaker
Ph: 403-281-4455 EXT. 226;
Cell: 587-437-3712
lbigcrow@tsuutina.com

Current/Actively taking Referrals from the Justice System
Yes

Length of Service
Over 10 years, but criminal matters for the last 2 years

Geographic Area Served
Calgary and Region

Age Restrictions
Adults only

Service Provision Restrictions
None

Types of referrals accepted
Any matters handled by Calgary Indigenous Court

Victim Involvement
Yes

General administrative process for handling referrals
Referrals received through the Crown Prosecutor of Calgary Indigenous Court

What forms are required?
Administered through CIC

General info re: time to adjudicate RJ process
This varies case-by-case

Other information provided to referrer
Communication with the CIC occurs

Case closure reporting
Report sent to Crown Prosecutor of Calgary Indigenous Court, defence counsel or duty counsel and the case management table for Calgary Indigenous Court.

Capacity to take on additional referrals
To be determined on a case-by-case basis

Staffing/volunteers
Currently only paid staff are used but plans to train volunteers are being made.

Facilitator Training Requirements
Peacemaker Circle Training

Prosecutions Office Region
Calgary Prosecution Services