“We acknowledge that the work done to date represents but a fraction of the Kamloops Indian Residential School grounds and oral telling indicate that more investigation in other areas is required. This is a long process that will take significant time and resources. They were children, robbed of their families and their childhood. We need to now give them the dignity they never had,” says Kukpi7 Rosanne Casimir.
** Read the full statement from Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc below **