Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)

Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (ACEWH)

The process is the product: redefining policy making

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
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Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Highlights three of the Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health's mechanisms to widen the scope of the health policy dialogue, enabling new stakeholders to participate.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612

Black women's health: a synthesis of health research relevant to black Nova Scotians

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Josephine Enang
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Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (MCEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Addresses the gaps in policy and research in Black women’s health in Nova Scotia, by reviewing historical and racial factors through a combination of literature searches and workshop discussion. Provides recommendations for policy, education, research, and community capacity building are made based on the information presented in the report.

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MCEWH WOMR.E23 2001
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Includes bibliographical references.

Equitable access to healthcare, health promotion, and disease prevention for recent immigrant women living in Nova Scotia, Canad

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Swarna Weerasinghe
Terry Mitchell
Linda Hamilton
Mireille Ragheb
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (MCEWH)
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Focuses on exploratory research with recent immigrant women in Nova Scotia and their experience with and access to health care. Based on a pilot exploratory study.

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MCEWH IMWO.W44 2000
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Includes bibliographical references.

Caregivers' support needs: insights from the experiences of women providing care in rural Nova Scotia

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Joan Campbell
Gail Bruhm
Susan Lilley
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (MCEWH)
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Presents the views and experiences of rural caregivers and the formal and informal services, programs and supports available for them. Discusses the inclusion of the personal and practical needs of caregivers in the development of policies, programs and treatment choices that affect them and those they care for.

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MCEWH CARE.C36 1998
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Includes bibliographical references.

Keeping Canadian values in health care: inclusion, diversity and social justice in health: newcomers from Kosovo

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Nova Scotia Council on Multicultural Health
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Identifies barriers to inclusion, diversity and social justice in health care services for newcomers. Discusses multicultural health policy based on diversity and inclusion.

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MCEWH IMWO.N69 1999
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Includes bibliographical references.

Health and social policy are everyone's business: collaboration and social inclusion in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
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Author: 
Ruth Schneider
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (MCEWH)
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Focuses on the importance of social inclusion in both the policy process and the policies themselves in order to ensure health and well-being for all people in our society.

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MCEWH HEAP.S36 2000
Policy Discussion Series Paper No. 5
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Includes bibliographical references.

Affirming immigrant women's health: building inclusive health policy

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Marian MacKinnon
Laura Lee Howard
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (MCEWH)
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Explores immigrant women’s experiences and perceptions of the factors that influence their health, their health behaviours and the health services they use.

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MCEWH IMWO.M33 2000
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Includes bibliographical references.

Social investment in New Brunswick

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
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Author: 
Mary Simpson
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Shows case studies of social investment. Discusses challenges, strengths and values of each case.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MCEWH COMM.S56 2000
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Includes bibliographical references.

Social inclusion: on the path to social development in Newfoundland and Labrador

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Susan Williams
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Identifies effective community development practices that involve citizens in planning and decision-making. Shows examples of cross-sectoral processes that involve women, children and youth, with practical guidelines that can be used by other communities to incorporate social inclusion in the Strategic Social Plan.

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MCEWH HEAD.W55 2000
Policy Discussion Series Paper No. 6
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Includes bibliographical references.

Collaborative research proposals: a guide

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Susan J. Rolston
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (MCEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides basic information and additional resources in two broad areas: collaborative research and research proposal preparation and writing.

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MCEWH WOMR.R65 2001
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Includes bibliographical references.
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