New Inuit led community wellness hub in Iqaluit

New Inuit-led community wellness hub in Iqaluit

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Iqaluit – Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health, and Gwen Healey Akearok, Executive and Scientific Director of the Qaujigiartiit Health Research Centre, announced more than $7.2 million in joint funding to support the construction of a new community wellness hub in Iqaluit. “We are committed to working together with Inuit to build a …

Jaime Blacks REDress art installation project

Red Dress Day

eAwaz Lifestyle

Ottawa – There is a national, toll-free 24/7 crisis call line providing mental health support for anyone who requires emotional assistance related to missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people. For assistance, call 1-844-413-6649. Support is also available through the MMIWG health and cultural support services. Support could include professional counselling with a focus on healing, emotional support such …