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Indigenous Violence Prevention Grants Awarded to Projects Throughout Newfoundland and Labrador

Press Release January 31, 2023 The Honourable Pam Parsons, Minister Responsible for Women and Gender Equality, today announced investments of $241,500 in 16 projects through the Indigenous Violence Prevention Grants…

Statement from the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health on the Implementation of the subsection 56(1) Exemption from Controlled Drugs and Substances Act: Personal possession of small amounts of certain illegal substances in British Columbia (January 31, 2023, to January 31, 2026)

Press Release From: Health Canada January 30, 2023 Canada is facing an unprecedented and deadly overdose crisis and increasingly toxic illegal drug supply. This crisis has, and continues to be…

B.C. takes action to save lives, build new connections of care with drug decriminalization

Press Release Jan. 30, 2023 VANCOUVER – The Province is taking a critical step to end the shame and stigma that prevents people with substance-use challenges from reaching out for…

I·SPARC: Online Engagement & Education Webinar Series

Press Release Join us for four days (February 6-9, 2023) of learning through unique workshops led by special guest speakers and honorary Elder, Nella Nelson. All ages are welcome. Cost: FREE! Introducing…

World Cancer Day, Feb. 4: CEO of Canadian Partnership Against Cancer available to speak about cancer in the COVID-19 era and beyond

Press Release TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2023 – World Cancer Day (Feb. 4) is a day to highlight the extraordinary work happening to improve cancer outcomes for all. It’s also an…

SCO Urges Prime Minister to Include First Nations Leaders in Health Meeting

Press Release January 27, 2023 ANISHINAABE AND DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB — Today, the Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) is calling on Prime Minister Trudeau and the Government of Canada to ensure…

FNS saddened to hear of additional potential unmarked gravesites at St. Joseph’s Mission Residential School site

Press Release (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), Vancouver, British Columbia – Leaders of the First Nations Summit (FNS) are deeply saddened and horrified by the identification of sixty-six…

PortsToronto Allies with #NotInMyCity and Toronto Police Service to Deliver Human Trafficking Awareness Learning to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Staff and Partners

Press Release TORONTO, Jan. 26, 2023 – Today, PortsToronto launched a new education program at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to help disrupt human trafficking in Canadian airports in collaboration…

GNWT releases results of the 2022 NWT Patient Experience Questionnaire

Press Release January 26, 2023 The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) today released the 2022 NWT Patient Experience Report, which includes feedback from inpatient and outpatient questionnaires completed between…

More Health Care Workers on Track to Join Saskatchewan’s Health Care System

Press Release January 26, 2023 Saskatchewan continues to make progress in attracting and recruiting health care workers from home and abroad as part of the province’s Health Human Resources (HHR)…

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