Granisle mayor says counselling is being provided

Granisle Mayor said the Village of Granisle is doing all that is possible to support the community after the shooting that left two dead.

Granisle Mayor Linda McGuire said the Village of Granisle is doing all that is possible to support the community after the shooting that left two dead on April 21.

“Moving forward our community will make concerted efforts to arrange grief counselling, community meetings and facilitate whatever means are necessary to support all residents, both impacted directly and indirectly over this very difficult time,” she said.

McGuire said counselling was available on Monday, April 25, with Northern Health and Granisle’s local health centre.

From April 24 to 27, a Granisle pastor also made himself available for pastoral care. In addition, Granisle held a community meeting on April 30 at the village’s elementary school.

 

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