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Youth suicide in Ontario First Nation underscores ‘fourth world’ conditions, MPP says – CBC

Kiiwetinoong MPP Sol Mamakwa rose in legislature in September, spoke of 13-year-old’s suicide Oct 09, 2018 A northern Ontario MPP says the suicide of a 13-year-old girl almost three weeks ago in Bearskin Lake First Nation underscores the widespread “inequity” in remote communities. “The MPPs and the people down here, they’re very unaware of what’s […]

by ahnationtalk on October 9, 20186 Views

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Armed Forces program Bold Eagle builds confidence for Dylan Carrier-Henry – Brockville Recorder

“Overall, (Bold Eagle) was a life-changing experience for me,” says the Piapot First Nation member October 5, 2018 If anyone asks young Dylan Carrier-Henry, “What did you do on your summer vacation?” she has an inspiring answer. The Indigenous 17-year-old, now in Grade 12 in Regina, spent six weeks taking part in Bold Eagle, a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 5, 201812 Views

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Standing Bear Youth Leadership Program Delivers Impact for Indigenous Youth in Ontario

Standing Bear Youth Leadership Program Delivers Impact for Indigenous Youth in Ontario Developed by the Aboriginal Sport and Wellness Council of Ontario and Indigenous youth, Standing Bear is the first of its kind, offering culturally grounded leadership programming. Mississauga, ON – October 2, 2018 – Standing Bear, a leadership program for Indigenous youth, developed by […]

by pmnationtalk on October 2, 20188 Views

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Thunder Bay city council grants land for Indigenous youth housing build – CBC

Officials say construction expected to start summer 2019. Sep 29, 2018 A First Nations housing organization says it’s secured a plot of land in Thunder Bay for a proposed building to provide homes for Indigenous youth. Thunder Bay city council has granted a property on Junot Avenue to Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services. The land was […]

by ahnationtalk on October 1, 201811 Views

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NAN: Fundraiser Launched to Assist Family

THUNDER BAY, ON (September 27, 2018): Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, on behalf of the Executive Council, is asking for community support to assist the family of Karlena Kamenawatamin, a 13-year-old from Bearskin Lake First Nation, who took her own life last week: “We were devastated with the tragic loss of yet […]

by ahnationtalk on September 27, 201815 Views

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Ontario Coroner’s Report Points to Urgent Action Required on Long-Standing Concerns, Says National Chief Perry Bellegarde

Ontario Coroner’s Report Points to Urgent Action Required on Long-Standing Concerns, Says National Chief Perry Bellegarde (Ottawa, ON) – Following a report released today by the office of the Ontario Chief Coroner, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says urgent action is required to implement recommendations by working with families and First […]

by ahnationtalk on September 27, 201810 Views

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Council approves land gift for Indigenous youth transitional housing – TB Newswatch

The property on Junot Avenue South is adjacent to the Superior North EMS headquarters. THUNDER BAY – An Indigenous organization is one step closer to acquiring city-owned land to build a 20-unit youth supportive housing complex. Thunder Bay city council on Monday night approved gifting a parcel of property on South Junot Avenue adjacent to […]

by ahnationtalk on September 26, 201813 Views

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MNO Youth Council receives honour blanket – MNO

When Irene Robitaille, a Métis Nation of Ontario (MNO) citizen from Penetanguishene, was visiting a friend in the hospital, the patient in the next bed was cold, so she set out to find a blanket. Even with the extra blanket, the man, whom she learned was a veteran, was still cold. On her next visit […]

by ahnationtalk on September 26, 20188 Views

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Statement: Ontario Child Advocate urges government to take immediate action to prevent further deaths in residential care

Toronto (Ontario) Tuesday, September 25, 2018 – Today, the Office of the Chief Coroner of Ontario released “Safe With Intervention: The Report of the Expert Panel on the Deaths of Children and Youth in Residential Placements.” The Panel reviewed 12 cases of young people, eight of whom were Indigenous, who died while living in residential […]

by pmnationtalk on September 25, 201813 Views

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Indigenous youth in Thunder Bay use digital storytelling to tackle local issues – Global News

September 19, 2018 Global News is a media partner with Journalists for Human Rights and, as part of that partnership, is proud to provide a platform for updates on JHR programs. Tyarra Goodman is a student from Sandy Lake First Nation studying at Confederation College in Thunder Bay. She was one of 16 Thunder Bay […]

by ahnationtalk on September 19, 201812 Views

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