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Sacred Breath of Life: Protecting Against the Toxic Drug Crisis - Episode 04

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A NATIONTALK MEDIA PRODUCTION

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The Sacred Breath of Life

The Sacred Breath of Life; Protecting Against The Drug Crisis is a documentary series illuminating the challenges, triumphs, and resilience of Indigenous communities. This season will focus on preventing the toxic drug crisis and those who struggle with substance use. Each instalment delves into different facets of substance use, recovery, and community support, aiming to destigmatize these issues and foster a greater understanding. The series endeavours to instill hope, foster a sense of belonging, uncover meaning, and highlight purpose while also raising awareness and advocating for inclusive approaches to substance use recovery.

The Hope for Wellness Helpline offers immediate help to all Indigenous people across Canada. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to offer immediate support and crisis intervention. Call the toll-free Helpline at 1-855-242-3310 or connect to the online chat at www.hopeforwellness.ca

Previous Series Episodes

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Sacred Breath of Life: Protecting Against the Toxic Drug Crisis - Episode 01

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Sacred Breath of Life: Protecting Against the Toxic Drug Crisis - Episode 03

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Sacred Breath of Life: Protecting Against the Toxic Drug Crisis - Episode 02

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Series Sacred Breath of Life - Preventing the Toxic Drug Crisis - Episode 01

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Series Sacred Breath of Life - Preventing the Toxic Drug Crisis - Episode 02

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Series Sacred Breath of Life - Preventing the Toxic Drug Crisis - Episode 03

Series Information:

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Date: Every Sunday Starting March 24 – June 9

Time: 5:30pm Local Time on APTN

Website: www.ihtoday.ca/sbl

Featuring Subject Matter Experts From:

– Thunderbird Partnership Foundation
– First Peoples Wellness Circle
– First Nations Health Managers Association

A NationTalk Media Production

 

UP NEXT: Episode 5 on May 19 at 5:30pm Local Time –

Episode 5 delves deep into the intersection of First Nations communities and the social determinants of health, focusing particularly on harm reduction strategies.

From historical trauma to current government policies, this episode explores the challenges faced by Indigenous communities and highlights our resilience and determination in overcoming these obstacles.

Through personal stories of recovery and resilience, as well as community-led solutions, viewers gain insight into the vital role of cultural practices and grassroots movements in promoting health and well-being.