Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
14 458 158 8,632 8,804
AB
9 1,046 185 20,082 20,311
SK
0 495 129 16,186 16,343
MB
4 901 155 25,118 25,283
ON
81 365 80 21,111 21,459
QC
86 115 26 13,653 13,793
Atlantic
0 14 9 4,614 4,658
North60
10 326 56 19,406 19,499
 

More support needed for HIV prevention, testing, treatment in northern Ontario First Nations, researcher says – CBC

Sean Hillier says many Indigenous people are forced into urban centres for care

Jul 24, 2019

A researcher who specializes in how federal policy impacts access to health care in First Nations says more needs to be done so people in Ontario’s northern Indigenous communities can receive prevention education, testing and treatment for HIV closer to home.

Sean Hillier, who is an assistant professor in the school of health policy and management at York University’s faculty of health, said the federal government spent just under $1 million on HIV prevention, education, testing and treatment in Ontario’s First Nations during the 2016-2017 fiscal year. He said his research also found that those resources were not spread out evenly.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/hiv-research-first-nations-1.5221681

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