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
 

Niagara’s Indigenous community faces health care challenges – Niagara This Week

May 31, 2022

Race is a factor in quality of care, one advocate says

When Heather Winterstein collapsed and died in the emergency department at the St. Catharines site of Niagara Health last December, it was another sign of the discrimination Indigenous people face when they come into contact with the health care system, advocates say.

Winterstein’s story is one that happens all too often, and at a community meeting to discuss the issue, members of the Indigenous community in Fort Erie spoke out at a community forum hosted by the Fort Erie Native Friendship Centre in order for members of the Indigenous community to share their experiences with health care in Niagara.

Read More: https://www.niagarathisweek.com/news-story/10644199-niagara-s-indigenous-community-faces-health-care-challenges/

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