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
 

New Regent Park program provides holistic support for new Indigenous moms – CBC

Baby Bundles Program aims to cut the number of Indigenous infants in children’s aid system

Jan 08, 2019

Charleana Toney is happy to be getting a prenatal check-up from an Indigenous midwife who is not just concerned about her physical well-being and the health of her baby.

“What about cultural teachings — smudging or anything you would want to do?” the midwife asks her.

Toney, 31, wasn’t allowed to have smudging, a traditional cleansing ceremony of burning sweetgrass, sage or other sacred herbs, the last time she gave birth in a hospital.

But it’s allowed at Seventh Generation Midwives in Regent Park, where she’s now being examined.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/new-downtown-program-supports-new-indigenous-moms-reducing-kids-in-care-1.4967975

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