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Healthcare Assistant Websites
Aboriginal Health Websites
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
Canadian federal government website providing information on Aborginal programs, resources and services. It has information on health, education, language, economic development and much more. Key resources for First Nations, Metis and Inuit can be found here.
Indigenous Services Canada
Created August 2017, this website will be replacing the former Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada.
Aboriginal Healing Foundation
Access to legal documents, press releases, research reports, newsletters and speeches.
National Aboriginal Health Organization
Access to the Journal of Aboriginal Health, fact sheets and bulletins on many aspects related to the health of First Nations in Canada.
Health Canada - First Nations & Inuit Health
Information on how to stay healthy, learn about disease threats and health conditions; substance use and help with addictions; drug, dental and medical benefits as well as what programs and funding are available for First Nations and Inuit in Canada.
Provides access to links on home and community care programs and more.
Health care services for First Nations and Inuit
Links to information on clinical practice guidelines for nurses as well as nursing careers in First Nation communities.
Native Voices - Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness
An online exhibit from the National Library of Medicine in the US. Explores the interconnectedness of wellness, illness, and cultural life for Native Americans, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians. Visitors will discover how Native concepts of health and illness are closely tied to the concepts of community, spirit, and the land.
NativeWeb - Resources
Links divided by categories on indigenous peoples around the world; most of the links are from the Americas.
First Nations House of Learning - Xwi7xwa Library
The First Nations Library at UBC - list of resources and links. A very trustworthy source of information.
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