Closing ceremonies begin for Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Truth and Reconciliation Commision will release summary of its final report next week
It was tasked with informing Canadians about the abuses that happened in the residential school system.
"We were ruled by our supervisors and everybody took control of us. It was hard to open up. That was the hardest part."- Ella Visitor-Young, residential school survivor
"I found it very difficult," said Visitor-Young. "I had a hard time coping with things."
Visitor-Young said she had a difficult time with language and staff who she said tried to control her.
"We couldn't do anything," said Visitor-Young. "We were ruled by our supervisors and everybody took control of us. It was hard to open up. That was the hardest part."
Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission will release the summary of its final report based on survivor testimony next week.