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Once a ‘hidden case’ of Windsor’s homeless, advocate wants more Indigenous-led supports – CBC

Dec 02, 2021 Report says Indigenous people overrepresented in Windsor’s homeless population Kim Noah feels anxious when her phone rings, aware that a missed call could leave one of her clients in a desperate situation. “It could mean someone doesn’t have a house. It could mean someone doesn’t have an income. It could mean someone gets evicted,” she said. […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20216 Views

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Statement from the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation On COVID-19 November 30th, 2021

At this time, we have 4 active cases of COVID-19 in the community, impacting 3 households. 48 cases have been resolved, with 1 death. We have 5 residents in self isolation (close contacts of a confirmed case) and 1 member is currently hospitalized. All impacted individuals are isolating, contact tracing has been completed and any […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 202110 Views

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Indigenous Organizations Raise Flag to End Violence Against Women

Indigenous Organizations Raise Flag to End Violence Against Women Thunder Bay, ON – On the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women (White Ribbon Day), the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) and Beendigen are honoured to raise the Wrapped in Courage flag in solidarity to end violence against women. Thirty-two years ago […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 20219 Views

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Statement from the Ministers of Health, Mental Health and Addictions and of Indigenous Services to Mark World AIDS Day and Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week

From: Public Health Agency of Canada December 1, 2021                  Ottawa, ON                 Public Health Agency of Canada December 1 marks World AIDS Day and the beginning of Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week. Today we commemorate the loved ones we have lost to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS-related-illnesses), and by showing our support for people living with […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 202111 Views

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Confirmed cases of COVID-19 On First Nations reserves, as of November 30 Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) is aware of

On First Nations reserves, as of November 30 Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) is aware of: 50,330 confirmed positive COVID-19 862 active cases 2,346 hospitalizations 48,925 recovered cases 543 deaths Case numbers per region: British Columbia: 6,065 Alberta: 14,234 Saskatchewan: 13,666 Manitoba: 11,230 Ontario: 3,700 Quebec: 1,146 Atlantic: 289 Provincial chief public health officers work with […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 20219 Views

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Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on World AIDS Day and Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week

From: Public Health Agency of Canada December 1 marks World AIDS Day and the beginning of Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week. This is an opportunity for us to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS, support those living with HIV, and remember the people we have lost. The theme of World AIDS Day this year is: End […]

by ahnationtalk on December 1, 202141 Views

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Confirmed cases of COVID-19 On First Nations reserves, as of November 29 Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) is aware of

On First Nations reserves, as of November 29 Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) is aware of: 50,265 confirmed positive COVID-19 919 active cases 2,346 hospitalizations 48,803 recovered cases 543 deaths Case numbers per region: British Columbia: 6,045 Alberta: 14,229 Saskatchewan: 13,671 Manitoba: 11,213 Ontario: 3,685 Quebec: 1,140 Atlantic: 282 Provincial chief public health officers work with […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 202114 Views

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CINA: Call for Submissions for 2022 CFWH Grants

The Canadian Foundation for Women’s Health (CFWH) and its partners are pleased to promote and support research initiatives in the field of women’s health. They are now accepting applications and welcome project applications until January 3, 2022. For more information on these programs, including application and process guidelines, please visit the CFWH website at http://cfwh.org/cfwh-awards-fellowships-and-grants/ […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 20217 Views

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Canada’s homelessness service sector workforce

TORONTO, November 30, 2021 – As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, a new policy brief from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) highlights the importance of addressing the mental health needs and substance use concerns of Canada’s homelessness services sector workforce. “Our study highlights the considerable […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 20219 Views

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The REDress Project: Installation & Panel Discussion

From December 3 to 8, CAMH will host an outdoor installation of the REDress Project across the CAMH Queen Street site. The REDress Project is an art installation of red dresses created by multidisciplinary artist of mixed Anishinaabe and Finnish descent  Jaime Black in 2010 as a way to bring awareness to the ongoing tragedy […]

by ahnationtalk on November 30, 202112 Views

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