Kainai Community Correctional Centre



Kainai Community Correctional Centre
P.O. Box 530
Stand Off, AB, Canada
T0L 1Y0

Phone: 403-737-2555


  • since 1990, the Blood Tribe has delivered community-based correctional services to members on its reserve and to those in surrounding communities
  • the Tribe recognizes the particular needs of Aboriginal people in conflict with the law, and a willingness of Aboriginal leaders, organizations and communities to play an active role in delivering community-based correctional programs to their people
  • the centre and related programs are overseen by a non-profit society with a board of directors
  • local Aboriginal Elders provide counseling and spiritual instruction to inmates
  • the centre offers a community work program and life skills sessions that assist inmates in gradual reintegration into the community