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When inflation hit, Patti Pettigrew prayed.
“I lay my tobacco down. I go into my own personal ceremony and I pray. And I ask my guides. [I say] here’s where I’m at. I need some help,” she says.
Pettigrew is the founder and executive director of Thunder Woman Healing Lodge Society, a charity working to build a 24-bed healing lodge for Indigenous women transitioning out of the criminal justice system — the first of its kind in Ontario
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