Aboriginal/métis/inuit women

Aboriginal/métis/inuit women

Inukjuak Birthing Center

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Pregnant women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Training
Clinical or health care services

A birthing centre in Inukjuak that is allowing more local women to give birth at home, instead of 1000 km away in Moose Factory, while trying to revive traditional knowledge surrounding birthing and midwifery. Offers a training course to develop skills in local women who want to become midwives.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
n/a
Street Address: 
n/a
City: 
Inukjuak
Province: 
Nevada
Postal/ZIP Code: 
n/a

Assembly of First Nations

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Groupe de pression

Forms the national representative organization of the First Nations in Canada. // Sert de forum national délégué des Premières Nations.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-241-6789
Email Address: 
bhendry@afn.ca
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
613-241-5808
Street Address: 
1002-1 Nicholas St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1N 7B7
Internal Notes : 
multiple languages found - // in abstract

Mathias Colomb Cree Nation

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(204) 553-2089
Fax Number: 
(204) 553-2419
Street Address: 
n/a
City: 
Pukatawagan
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R0b 1G0

Cree Nation Tribal Health Centre Inc.

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Groups Served: 
All women
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Consulting
Community education/development

The Cree Nation Tribal Health Centre provides health consultation to seven First Nation Communities. The communities are in close proximity to the town of The Pas. Would like to help Aboriginal women take control of their health issues.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(204) 623-7810
Fax Number: 
(204) 623-7809
Street Address: 
PO Box 2760
City: 
The Pas
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R9A 1M5

Golden Women's Resource Centre

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Groups Served: 
All women
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support

The Centre provides a variety of services to women, including: a safe homes program (advocate workers specialize in crisis intervention & provide a temporary shelter for women & their children), First Nations Women's support circle, counseling, advocacy, resource library, information, referral and public education programs on women's equity issues. All services are free of charge.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(250) 344-5317
Secondary Telephone: 
Crisis Line: 344-2101
Email Address: 
mtnwomyn@rockies.net
Fax Number: 
(250) 344-5317
Street Address: 
PO Box 2343, 2-509 Main Street
City: 
Golden
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V0A 1H0

Northern Secretariat of Yukon (Nunavut, Northwest Territories and Yukon)

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English

Provides a coordinated, cohesive and equitable approach to First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB) program delivery issues for First Nations and Inuit living in Yukon, the Northwest Territories (NWT) and Nunavut.

Contact Info
Street Address: 
First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, 1400-60 Queen St, PL 3914A
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1A 0K9
Internal Notes : 
Multiple Fax found: "613-954-9953 and 800-949-2718" url (http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ahc-asc/branch-dirgen/fnihb-dgspni/ns-sn/index_e.html) does not appear valid, changed to current link

Registered Nurses Association of Nunavut and the Northwest Territories

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Groups Served: 
All women
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English

Promotes and ensures competent nursing practice for the people of NWT.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(403) 873-2745
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(403) 873-2336
Street Address: 
PO Box 2757
City: 
Yellowknife
Province: 
Northwest Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
X1A 2R1

Native Women's Association of Canada

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy

Works to enhance, promote and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of First Nations and Métis women with First Nations and Canadian societies. Addresses the following issues: the Indian Act, the constitution, family violence, HIV/AIDS, justice, health-related issues, child welfare, and Aboriginal rights.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
519-445-0990
Email Address: 
reception@nwac-hq.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
519-445-0909
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800- 461-4043
Street Address: 
Six Nations of the Grand River PO Box 331
City: 
Ohsweken
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N0A 1M0

NWT Native Women's Association

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Training
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works to assist Aboriginal women of the Western Northwest Territories in areas of health, wellness, education, employment, economic development and political productive choices for better lifestyles and lifeways.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(867) 873-5509
Fax Number: 
(867) 873-3152
Street Address: 
PO Box 2321
City: 
Yellowknife
Province: 
Northwest Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
X1A 2P7

Fisher River First Nations Healing Centre

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Groups Served: 
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Forms an Aboriginal women's shelter that provides group and individual counselling, advocacy for legal issues, and anger management classes for men and women.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
204-645-2750
Fax Number: 
204-645-2750
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-692-6270 (24-hour crisis line)
City: 
Koostatak
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R0C 1S0
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