Charles J. Andrew
Youth Treatment Centre
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Charles J. Andrew Youth Treatment Centre
Executive Director
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Iris Allen
Iris Allen
Iris Allen is an Inuk woman from the Inuit community of Rigolet, Nunatsiavut, Labrador. She currently is working as the Executive Director at the Charles J Andrew Youth Treatment Center in Sheshatshiu Labrador for the past 9 years.

She is a Certified First Nations Health Manager with 36 years experience working in aboriginal community health including Addictions and Mental Health as well as developing and delivering land based programming. She worked for the Nunatsiavut Government (former Labrador Inuit Health Commission) as the Executive Director for 26 years.

Iris is married and has 5 children and 10 grandchildren. She is also a strong believer and advocate in natural healing on the land .She goes out on the land with her family and practices an Inuit traditional way of life according to Inuit Customs and Traditions. Her love of the land and all it has to offer inspires her to help others in their healing journey.