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QGH implements tobacco and smoke-free program

June 17, 2016 The Qikiqtani General Hospital (QGH) is implementing a smoke-free program on June 30, 2016, to support the Department of Health’s tobacco reduction program. The public is invited to the program launch on June 30, 2016, at 11 a.m. Refreshments will be served. All clients, staff and visitors who smoke or use tobacco […]

by ahnationtalk on June 20, 201661 Views

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Crisis in a Southern Inuit Community Tops Agenda In Meeting with NL Minister of Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CRISIS IN A SOUTHERN INUIT COMMUNITY TOPS AGENDA IN MEETING WITH NL MINISTER OF HEALTH HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, LABRADOR, June 16, 2016 – NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC) President Todd Russell today issued the following statement: “Yesterday, I and representatives from NCC, one of whom is from the community of Black Tickle, met […]

by pmnationtalk on June 16, 2016157 Views

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Moose available for seniors from three Community Freezers

May 16, 2016 If seniors are interested in receiving moose at our Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Cartwright or Port Hope Simpson offices, please contact Donna Carroll, Natural Resources Technician at 709-896-0592 ext. 232 or dcarroll@nunatukavut.ca View Banner NT5

by ahnationtalk on May 16, 2016105 Views

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Mental Health Week: Hope, Help, and Healing Suicide Prevention, Intervention and Post-vention Toolkit

To mark Canadian Mental Health Week, the First Nations Health Authority would like to share a resource to support First Nations, Aboriginal, and Indigenous communities, Health Directors, community health workers, and others working in an area that touches on preventing and responding to suicide in their communities. The Hope, Help, and Healing Suicide Prevention, Intervention, and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 2016262 Views

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Eel GroundFN: Precautionary Boil Water Order Has Been Rescinded

April 30, 2016 36 Micmac Road Eel Ground, NB E1V 4B1 April 30, 2016 Council of the Band Eel Ground First Nation 47 Church Road Eel Ground, NB E1V 4E6 Dear Chief and Council: RE: Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Rescinded The water results for samples collected April 28 & 29, 2016 were satisfactory for microbiological […]

by pmnationtalk on May 2, 2016137 Views

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Province Celebrates Strategy Anniversary and Grant Recipients

May 2, 2016 Eleven community groups from Halifax and Colchester counties are receiving over $250,000 in Prevention Innovation Grants. Community Services Minister Joanne Bernard announced the recipients today, May 2, at the Northbrook Community Centre in Dartmouth. Ms. Bernard also highlighted other work done through the Sexual Violence Strategy over the last year. The grants […]

by pmnationtalk on May 2, 2016131 Views

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M.H.F.N.S brings Opening Doors – End Family Violence to Millbrook First Nation

Apr 26, 2016 The Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia is pleased to announce the third event in its year-long Opening Doors – End Family Violence (ODEFV) campaign will take place June 2nd in Millbrook First Nation. Made possible by a Department of Justice Canada grant and support from Lawtons, ODEFV will visit five rural […]

by pmnationtalk on April 30, 2016186 Views

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Eel Ground FN: Precautionary Boil Water Advisory – April 28, 2016

PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER ADVISORY- APRIL 28th, 2016 RE: Precautionary Boil Water Advisory – April 28, 2016 Due to the upcoming water system shut-down, a boil water advisory is recommended for the community. It should be implemented beginning when the water is turned on at approximately 8:00 am Thursday, April 28, 2016. This is a precautionary […]

by pmnationtalk on April 28, 2016140 Views

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Char now available for all members at Happy Valley-Goose Bay head office

April 26, 2016 If you are interested in receiving char, please stop by our office during office hours or call Donna Carroll (709-896-0592, Ext 232) to arrange a pick-up. Our office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12 noon and 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. View Banner NT5

by pmnationtalk on April 26, 2016122 Views

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Provincial Government Announces New Labrador Aboriginal Nutritional and Artistic Assistance Program

Through Budget 2016, a new Labrador Aboriginal Nutritional and Artistic Assistance Program has been created with $50,000 being provided to promote nutritional and artistic endeavours. “The new program will put funding directly into the hands of Aboriginal governments and organizations and provide for culturally appropriate program delivery. Supporting food security and the arts continues to […]

by pmnationtalk on April 20, 2016147 Views

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