Land of the Dancing Deer Healing Village

Welcome to our Healing village, sacred sanctuary and residential retreat centre.
A space where people will be able to visit, live during transitional times and improve their health and well-being.

Who we are

The Healing Village on the Land of the Dancing Deer

is on traditional Indigenous land and features a healing centre and wellness resort on over 50 acres of land at Six Nations, Ohsweken (Southern Ontario), Canada. Founded by Gail Whitlow and Sisters of the Dancing Deer. We are governed by an Executive Board of Directors and have advisors with vast experience. This is a space where people will be able to visit, live during transitional times and improve their health and well-being through indigenous traditional medicines and non-traditional and alternative healing methods.

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The healing village will include:

Land of the Dancing Deer will have a number of active revenue streams to support our business and social enterprise goals.


  • healing herbs + plant medicines

  • crystals + healing stones

  • ritual + medicine objects

  • local Indigenous art + crafts


  • Training Courses for Healers

  • Traditional Teaching & Cultural Experience Packages

  • Local Tours

  • Artisan Craft Market & Sunday Community Brunch

  • Traditional Healing Packages for Individuals & Groups

  • A la Carte Healing &  Ceremony Experiences

  • Events & Workshops 


  • Mayan Fire Ceremony

  • Traditional Sweat Lodge

  • Hopi Labyrinth

  • Teaching and Medicinal Gardens

  • Temazcal

  • Moon Teachings from a Traditional Indigenous Elder


  • Massage therapy

  • Shamanic Medicine

  • Breathwork

  • Drum Medicine

  • Circles

  • Crystal healings

  • Reiki

  • Cedar baths

  • Forest bathing

The Building Process

We are currently in the process of raising funds to build this Healing Village within the community.  Our traditional wellness centre is being built as part of a green neighborhood model and will be created using shipping containers; green imitative and solar in remaining in alignment with the natural land it is being built on.