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Housing for vulnerable youth in Windsor

August 2, 2022 Vulnerable youth who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness will soon have access to new supportive housing in Windsor. Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, Chris Bittle, Member of Parliament for St. Catharines and The Honourable Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing for Ontario […]

by ahnationtalk on August 2, 20228 Views

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Canada’s bottom line needs globally connected Indigenous youth – Toronto Star

Aug. 1, 2022 Let’s support and encourage the fastest growing demographic to study and work abroad The Seven Generations teaching tells us we need to consider how our words, work and actions will impact our seventh generation. The great, great grandchildren of our great grandchildren. It’s a powerful approach. One thing that is guaranteed to […]

by ahnationtalk on August 2, 20226 Views

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‘Living your ancestors’ wildest dreams’: A vision of the future from Indigenous youth – Toronto Star

July 27, 2022 The coming generation is building off the work of those before them to create a new path, based on land, language and representation. When Pope Francis delivered his apology to residential school survivors in Alberta, Terra Roy was in the bush tanning hides with a dozen other Indigenous youth at Beaucage Park […]

by ahnationtalk on July 28, 20226 Views

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First Nations youth in Thunder Bay, Ont., say an apology alone from Pope Francis wouldn’t be enough – CBC

Jul 25, 2022 The Pope is in Canada on ‘pilgrimage of penance,’ but Indigenous youth want concrete action For young Indigenous people in Thunder Bay, Ont., the ongoing effects of colonialism are with them every day. For them, it’s a city that doesn’t care. It’s a city that has been racist and discriminatory toward them, where […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 20228 Views

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Ottawa Blackjacks Team Up with the 2022 Ontario Summer Indigenous Games, for an Alley-Oop for Indigenous Youth

The Ottawa BlackJacks make a winning team with Indigenous Sport & Wellness Ontario (ISWO) for a world-class youth sporting event. Mississauga, Ontario – July 22, 2022 – The Ottawa BlackJacks will be supporting, coaching and meeting Indigenous youth at the upcoming 2022 Ontario Summer Indigenous Games (OSIG). The 2022 OSIG will take place in Ottawa, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 2022158 Views

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Indspire and CAMH announce partnership to support Indigenous youth with culturally responsive mental health resources and events

July 22, 2022. TORONTO, ON – Indspire is thrilled to announce a new and exciting partnership with The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) to develop culturally relevant educational resources and events for Indigenous learners. The collaboration will connect Indspire’s extensive network of Indigenous youth with Youth Wellness Hubs Ontario (YWHO) and Shkaabe Makwa, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 202212 Views

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Fifteen Annual Wabun Youth Gathering Provides Traditional Teachings – Wawatay News

July 19, 2022 The 15th Annual Wabun Youth Gathering was held in Mattagami First Nation in a week long outdoor event from July 11 to 15 for over 70 Indigenous youth on the shores of Lake Mattagami. The event was organized by the Wabun Tribal Council Health Department with the support of the tribal council’s […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 202212 Views

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Cultural awareness’ key to supporting the career ambitions of Indigenous youth – The Globe and Mail

While on a student placement as a medical laboratory technologist in Barrie, Ont., 33-year-old Inuk Muckpaloo Ipeelie felt invisible. “I was removed from my Indigenous peers and support system and placed in a very Western health sciences field where I didn’t feel supported,” says Ms. Ipeelie of the placement, which she completed last year. “There […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 202213 Views

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New program connects Indigenous youth with technology – CTV News

July 10, 2022 A new program in Ottawa is connecting Indigenous youth with technology. IndigeSTEAM, an Indigenous founded and led non-profit dedicated to reconciliation in STEM/STEAM fields, offered the course in Ottawa this weekend. STEM is science, technology, engineering and math. The A in STEAM can represent arts, architecture and agriculture, IndigeSTEAM explains. Ruby Keays […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 202216 Views

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2022 Virtual National Inuit Youth Summit

The National Inuit Youth Council is excited to host the 2022 Virtual National Inuit Youth Summit (NIYS): Inuit Empowering Inuit. The NIYS is taking place online between July 25-28, 2022 from 1PM-4:30PM ET. The NIYS will provide an opportunity for Inuit youth (ages 13-35) to come together to learn, share and strengthen confidence and resilience. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 8, 2022114 Views

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