|Purpose: ||This 36-month project will improve the economic security and prosperity of Aboriginal women living in rural and isolated communities throughout the east-central region of Saskatchewan. The project will form Womens Action Groups that will help lead the development of community plans throughout the region. The project will reach out to women at risk, those attending parenting groups, and collective kitchens to form these action groups. Specific needs and challenges of the various communities within the region will be taken into account throught the development of community action plans for each individual community. Work across the region, will be coordinated to ensure consistency and the sharing of best practices between groups.