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Nunavut celebrates Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week

February 09, 2018 Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week is February 12-16. Sexual health is an important part of our overall well-being and the Department of Health encourages Nunavummiut to keep the conversation going about sexual health. Did you know that young people who receive sexual health education are less likely to have sex at […]

by pmnationtalk on February 12, 201815 Views

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New Jordan’s Principle Call Centre at Indigenous Services Canada, will help First Nations children access needed government services

Call centre now open to help First Nations children access wide range of products, services and supports February 9, 2018 – Ottawa, ON – Indigenous Services Canada Today, the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, announced the opening of a dedicated call centre at Indigenous Services Canada to help First Nations children access products, […]

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 201827 Views

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Yukon midwifery association to study past Indigenous birth culture – CBC

Yukon government gives $74,360 to research project, which will begin this year February 09, 2018 The Yukon government is putting money toward a research project that will document Indigenous communities’ historical approach to midwifery and childbirth. The Community Midwifery Association will receive $74,360 for the project, which will begin this year. “I think it’s really important to […]

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 201818 Views

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Government of Yukon funds indigenous midwifery research project

February 08, 2018 The Community Midwifery Association Yukon will receive $74,360 from the Government of Yukon’s Community Development Fund to research and document historic birth knowledge and culture. The project will involve interviewing First Nations’ citizens and midwives throughout the territory in order to document stories of past midwifery practices. The information will be published […]

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 201817 Views

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GNWT Finalizes Regulations for the New Mental Health Act

YELLOWKNIFE (February 8, 2018) – Glen Abernethy, Minister of Health and Social Services, announced that the government has finalized the regulations under the new Mental Health Act. The regulations will guide health professionals’ delivery of short term care and treatment to individuals with chronic and acute mental health disorders in situations where there is an […]

by pmnationtalk on February 8, 201818 Views

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Program Design Selected for the Northwest Territories 9-1-1 Service

YELLOWKNIFE (February 5, 2018) – The Honourable Caroline Cochrane, Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA), and the Honourable Glen Abernethy, Minister of Health and Social Services (HSS), today announced a key decision in the program design for the Northwest Territories’ (NWT) new 9-1-1 service: an in-house Primary Public Safety Answering Point will be established, co-located […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 201817 Views

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Community Wide Screening for Tuberculosis in Qikiqtarjuaq

February 02, 2018 The Department of Health advises residents of Qikiqtarjuaq that a community-wide screening clinic for tuberculosis (TB) will take place to reduce the rising number of active cases in the community. Community participation is encouraged to help eliminate TB and ensure proper treatment is accessible for all community members. The screening will start […]

by pmnationtalk on February 2, 201823 Views

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GNWT Congratulates the Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation on winning $1 million Arctic Inspiration Prize

OTTAWA (February 1, 2018) – Premier Bob McLeod, accompanied by Minister Glen Abernethy, was in Ottawa to present the Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation with the 2017 Arctic Inspiration Prize. The Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation (the Foundation) has been working to advance an independent and culturally-rooted healing program for Indigenous residents facing mental health and substance abuse […]

by pmnationtalk on February 2, 201823 Views

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Minister’s Message – Heart Month – February 2018

Heart disease affects approximately 2.4 million Canadian adults, and is the second leading cause of death in Canada. We can all reduce our risk of heart disease by making healthy lifestyle choices, like quitting smoking, eating a healthy and balanced diet, getting enough sleep, exercising regularly, and limiting alcohol intake. To help make the healthier […]

by pmnationtalk on February 1, 201826 Views

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Arctic Inspiration Prize hands out $2.4 million to northern innovators – Nunatsiaq Online

February 01, 2018 Prize founders announce $60 million donation to prize’s trust fund OTTAWA—“Where did our men go?” Simeonie Nalukturak recalls a group of women in his hometown of Inukjuak asking that question at a public meeting in the 1990s. The Nunavik community had just experienced more than a dozen suicides in the span of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 1, 201825 Views

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