CAHRD Healthy Living Program

P: 204-989-7110
E: Online Contact form

The Healthy Living Program offers an innovative way to support Aboriginal students in making wise choices in health, wellness and life style. The program nurtures the development of the whole person with initiatives that promote the interconnections of body, mind, emotions, and spirit. Traditional and contemporary knowledge are used in implementing these programs. The Healthy Living Program will be made of three components – The Learning Garden, Aboriginal Bakers Co-op, and Lifestyles for Healthy Living – that will each work collaboratively with the existing infrastructure and programs offered through CAHRD and Neeginan Centre.

Health Exercise Facilities Nutrition Workshops

Cree Nation Tribal Health Centre

Cree Nation Tribal Health Centre Info

P: 204-627-1500 / 1-800-665-8539
E: [email protected]

PO Box 2760
The Pas, Manitoba Canada
R9A 1M5

Cree Nation Tribal Health Centre delivers health services to the following First Nation communities: Chemawawin Cree Nation, Grand Rapids First Nation, Marcel Colomb First Nation, Mathias Colomb First Nation, Mosakahiken Cree Nation, Opaskwayak Cree Nation, Sapotaweyak Cree Nation, and Wuskwi Sipihk First Nation. Services include: Brighter Futures, Initiative/Building Healthy Communities, client services, dental services & preventative dental health programs, environmental health, FASD prevention program, health education, home & community care, nursing, prevention program, referral – medical transportation, Wichiwaywin program, and provides crisis intervention mental health counselling.

Health Local Health Care Mental Health Workshops Transportation Medical / Medical Appointment Transportation

Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council Member Nations

Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council

DOTC is responsible and obligated to provide services and programs to its member First Nations and members. While functioning primarily within the mandated area, the Tribal Council does work in partnership with other relevant entities within and outside the DOTC region as determined by DOTC Administration or directed by the DOTC Council of Chiefs.

Academic Education & Training Post-Secondary Preparation Career Pathways Job Banks / Resource Centre / Resume Writing Community Connection to Home Community Elder Services / Cultural Events / Circle Meetings Urban Transition Family Accessing Supports / Services Health Disability Services Local Health Care Mental Health Workshops Housing Housing Resources

KIM supports health and wellness services for 23 First Nation communities in northern Manitoba with a focus on equitable care, addressing racism in the health care system, responsiveness to emerging needs, and filling gaps in the health care system. This is accomplished through advocacy, collaboration, and integration with the First Nation communities, and federal/ provincial partners.

Academic Mentorship Advocacy Health Advocacy Career Pathways Job Banks / Resource Centre / Resume Writing Mentorship / Networking Family Accessing Supports / Services Health Elder Services / Traditional Healing / Language Interpretation Local Health Care Mental Health Workshops

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Programs

Community Care – Natural gathering places for Winnipeg’s urban Indigenous community that are community driven, culturally relevant prevention and support based programs that include drop-in, emergency services, workshops, training and volunteer opportunities. Caring for Our Relatives – Protect children and honour the sacred bond of families with their children by ensuring Indigenous children remain connected to their family and community. Youth Development – Honours youth as the current and future generation of leaders through culture, education, recreation, empowerment, training, employment and leadership development opportunities. Indigenous Knowledge – Returning to our Indigenous values and practices of caring for one another. Specialized programs to lead truth and reconciliation initiatives and our leadership role to support a strong sister organization network.

Academic Study Space / Computer Usage Advocacy Legal Advocacy Community Friendship Centres Family Senior Services Youth Activities Financial Financial Workshops / Skill Development Health Mental Health Workshops Transportation Transit Programs Urgent Services Basic Needs Food Banks / Subsidized Grocery Services

Southeast Resource Development Council Member First Nations

Mishi-baawitigong – Little Grand Rapids First Nation – Treaty Territory 5

Our vision is to be a safe, healthy, prosperous, successful and united community where individuals can realize their aspirations and goals while honoring our beliefs, language, values and traditions.

Community Elder Services / Cultural Events / Circle Meetings Family Senior Services Financial Funding Health Local Health Care Workshops

West Region Tribal Council Member Nations

Ojijaako-ziibiing – O-Chi-Chak-Ko-Sipi First Nation – Crane River – Treaty 2 Territory

O-Chi-Chak-Ko-Sipi First Nation consists of over 3500 hectares of land on the shore of Lake Manitoba; it is approximately 225 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg and adjacent to the settlement of Crane River. O-Chi-Chak-Ko-Sipi First Nation has an active community Facebook page. The OCC Health Centre has it’s own Facebook page as well for local healthcare information.

Community Elder Services / Cultural Events / Circle Meetings Family Accessing Supports / Services Parenting Youth Activities Financial Funding Health Local Health Care Workshops

Stepping Forwards’ program objectives are to create a sense of belonging in the Centre and within the community, to provide onsite resources that will bridge the gap to current services, to assist individuals to rediscover their strengths and develop healthier lifestyles, and to offer services that enhance community and social participation.

Academic Education & Training Career Pathways Job Banks / Resource Centre / Resume Writing Mentorship / Networking Health Elder Services / Traditional Healing / Language Interpretation Nutrition Workshops Urgent Services Basic Needs

University College of the North (UCN)

UCN Ininiwi kiskinwamakewin Centre

P: 1-(866) 677-6450
E: [email protected]

Room 134A – 55 UCN Drive
Thompson Campus
Thompson, Manitoba Canada
R8N 1L7

The ininiwi kiskinwamakewin Centre nurtures a cultural environment that builds bridges and promotes balance to meet the needs of the UCN community. It can be found at UCN Thompson Campus, 55 UCN Drive in room 134A. “The people’s place of learning” is the interpretation of the name ininiwi kiskinwamakewin. The primary mandate of these Centres was and continues to be the promotion of Aboriginal culture and awareness as well as to support the incorporation of culturally proficient practices into all structures within the University College of the North. Activities and programs have included but have not been limited to: traditional drumming, traditional counseling, solstice potlucks, annual powwows, annual Elders gatherings, sharing circles and Traditional Persons Week presentations to support the incorporation of indigenous knowledge into the classroom.

Community Community Groups / Community on Campus Elder Services / Cultural Events / Circle Meetings Health Elder Services / Traditional Healing / Language Interpretation Workshops

E: Online Contact Form and individual organizations listed

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) is recommended as first-line treatment for most mental health conditions. However, many people do not have access to CBT due to long waiting lists. Sites are listed across Manitoba. Each site has a unique intake process. Please contact the organization for more information.

Health Mental Health Workshops

Circling Buffalo Inc.

Circling Buffalo Services Stream 2 – Healthy Relationships for Youth

In partnership with Health Canada, Circling Buffalo Inc. has been working on the Stream 2 – Healthy Relationships for Youth project which focuses on promoting healthy relationships among First Nations children and youth.

Health Workshops

Eden Health Care Services

Eden Health Care – Training & Education

Upcoming workshops ans trainings are listed on this page.

Academic Education & Training Health Workshops

Heartwood Healing Centre

Heartwood Healing Centre – Programs & Services

Heartwood Healing Centre believes that healing is a lifelong journey. All our services are specialized specifically for people who have experienced childhood sexual abuse, but because healing doesn’t happen all at once and looks different for everyone, we offer variety of service options. All of our services are free and you are welcome here.

Health Mental Health Workshops

P: 204-982-7800

Sexuality Education Resource Centre is a community-based, non-profit, pro-choice organization. We are dedicated to promoting sexual health through education.

Advocacy Human Rights Community Community Activism Two Spirit & LGBTQ+ Health Workshops
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