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Minister Carolyn Bennett to Participate in the Inauguration of the new Health Care Facility in Pessamit, Quebec on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services

From: Indigenous Services Canada Quebec – Please be advised that the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, will participate in the inauguration of Pessamit First Nation’s new integrated health and social services facility. A brief media availability will take […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201832 Views

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Montreal shelter serving many Inuit women gets $1-million gift – Nunatsiaq News

May 08, 2018 Chez Doris serves about 250 Inuit women a year Chez Doris, the day shelter for homeless women in downtown Montreal that serves many Inuit clients, received a big boost this past Sunday. That’s when, at a fundraising tea attended by its many donors and supporters, the shelter accepted a donation of $1 […]

by ahnationtalk on May 8, 201841 Views

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Government of Canada announces call for proposals for community-based projects supporting seniors

May 7, 2018          Gatineau, Quebec                                  Employment and Social Development Canada Seniors make significant and valuable contributions to their families, communities and society. That is why the Government of Canada remains committed to empowering all Canadians, including seniors, to contribute to and share in the prosperity of the country. In support of this commitment, the Honourable […]

by pmnationtalk on May 8, 201831 Views

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Extraordinary Donation of $1 million for Chez Doris Day Shelter

MONTREAL, May 6, 2018  – Chez Doris women’s day shelter is to receive an exceptional donation of $1 million from Mr. Andrew Harper, a retired Montreal businessman. Mr. Harper, now 95, owned and operated with his late wife, Carole, a company specializing in importing and distributing cookies and chocolates. In honour of this gift, Chez Doris’ building […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 201842 Views

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I Count Mtl 2018 – Hundreds of volunteers took part in the second count of Montréal’s visibly homeless people in 12 boroughs

MONTRÉAL, April 25, 2018 – The first component of I Count Mtl 2018, the count of Montréal’s visibly homeless population, took place last night. Close to 700 volunteers walked the city’s streets and visited shelters and transition housing units to meet homeless people and ask them to fill out a short questionnaire. Montréal’s count will […]

by aanationtalk on April 25, 201843 Views

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CMHA Opioid Policy: Canada must treat opioid use as a health issue, not a criminal matter.

Canada must treat opioid use as a health issue, not a criminal matter. The Canadian Mental Health Association calls for care not corrections to relieve opioid crisis TORONTO (ONTARIO) April 17, 2018 – According to a new national policy paper released today by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), decriminalization is key to solving the opioid […]

by pmnationtalk on April 17, 201826 Views

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Bear Witness Day – 10 May 2018

10 May 2018 Jordan’s Principle (www.jordansprinciple.ca) aims to make sure First Nations children can access all public services in a way that is reflective of their distinct cultural needs, takes full account of the historical disadvantage linked to colonization, and without experiencing any service denials, delays or disruptions related to their First Nations status. It […]

by ahnationtalk on April 16, 201855 Views

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Wolf Pack volunteer group patrols Montreal’s streets to protect the most vulnerable – The Loop

Three times a week, Wolf Pack Street Patrol volunteers take to Montreal streets to aid the city’s homeless population. The new initiative is particularly focused on helping Indigenous peoples, who are disproportionately represented in the city’s homeless statistics. When night falls in Montreal, a group of volunteers called the Wolf Pack Street Patrol hits the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 16, 201832 Views

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Economic Development Fund – Quebec awards $ 100,000 to the Inuit Women’s Association of Nunavik Saturviit

INUKJUAK, QC , March 29, 2018 – The Government of Quebec is pleased to contribute to the Nunavik Inuit Women’s Association’s community soup project Saturviit, in the northern village of Inukjuak , by providing them with assistance. $ 100,000 for the renovation of the building in which their facilities are located and for the acquisition […]

by aanationtalk on March 29, 201848 Views

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Message from Dr. Carrie Bourassa about new CIHR’s Institute name and funding for Indigenous health research

Hello, Boozhoo, I am delighted to inform you that CIHR is changing the name of the CIHR Institute of Aboriginal Peoples’ Health to the CIHR Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health. This change is effective as of now. Since the creation of the CIHR’s 13 Institutes in 2000, the discourse has evolved on appropriate and respectful terminology when referring to […]

by pmnationtalk on March 27, 201837 Views

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