Percy Barnaby 1936 – 2020

Amy Young Abenaki News, Eulogy

It is with a great sorrow that we share the news that Abenaki Associates’ President and Owner, Percy Barnaby passed away at 84 years old, peacefully in his home in Eel Ground First Nation, on October 25th, 2020. Percy served as the visionary leader of our company since its inception in 1984, and, as many of you well know, he …

Happy Easter!

Amy Young Abenaki News, Spring & Summer Training, Support

At this difficult time we want to wish everyone a safe and healthy Easter! We remain committed to ensuring our clients can continue to contact us with support and software needs. Stayed tuned to new training information we will be sending out soon. To contact us please Email; or Call 800-361-1402

Notice to our Clients: Regarding COVID-19

Amy Young Abenaki News

We have been carefully monitoring the situation with COVID-19 since January. We do realize that a lot of you are not comfortable with travel at this time, and we do not want to place you or your Communities at risk. We are rescheduling our upcoming Ottawa ,Winnipeg and Vancouver sessions taking place in April; until later this Spring or Summer. …

More Than Just Training

Peter Abenaki News

Something amazing happens when you gather a group of students together from different communities – they talk! Not really all that unexpected, but the fruit of those conversations is something special. Over the past 32 years we’ve trained thousands of students, and one of the greatest pieces of feedback we hear is that Abenaki training is more than just training. Many of …

BC Annual Elder’s Gathering

Peter Training

Elders are an integral part of our communities. In support of our Elders, Abenaki Associates will be making a $50 donation to the 40th Annual Elders Gathering taking place in Williams Lake, British Columbia in July. Now you have two great reasons to register for a course with Abenaki – staff training from industry-leading experts in First Nations Capacity Development …

Experiencing Online Technical Difficulties

Amy Young Abenaki News

Hi Everyone!  Have you had a chance to check out our NEW Spring Schedule?  We have lots of great classes added to meet everyone’s training needs, and are always happy to receive your requests. We noticed today that online registrations and requests are not working properly. Sorry for any inconvenience this may of cause, however if you can give me …

Holiday Hours!

Michelle Poirier Abenaki News

Our office will be closed on Dec.23rd and re-open again on January 4, 2016.  If you do need assistance during that time, please check out the FAQ section of our website or email We wish you all a safe and Happy Holiday season!

Abenaki Goes Green(er)

Peter Abenaki News, Our Customers, Training

A few years back we made some changes to our operations in an effort to get a little more environmentally friendly. We replaced our company vehicles with more fuel efficient models, updated our mobile labs with newer, more energy efficient laptops and lighter weight shipping containers (which also cut down on shipping costs), and we enhanced our in-office recycling program. …