Monthly reminder of being Mi'kmaw | Published by Mi'kmaq Maliseet Nations News • Serving Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Eastern Quebec, P.E.I. and Newfoundland

Health

Category
Community, Health

Glooscap First Nation community member Charlotte Paul always knew that she wanted to help others with challenges, barriers and those with mental illness. In order Continue Reading →

Community, Health

Jarvis hired as new Health Director of APC

Comments Off on Jarvis hired as new Health Director of APC

Jarvis was raised in We’koqma’q, Unama’ki and graduated from a Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey school. He holds degrees from Saint Mary’s University (cum laude), Dalhousie Law School, Continue Reading →

Health

New Grant Helps Vulnerable Indigenous Women in Cape Breton

Comments Off on New Grant Helps Vulnerable Indigenous Women in Cape Breton

The Jane Paul Mi’kmaq Women’s Resource Centre in Sydney will be able to help more vulnerable indigenous women in their communities, with the help of Continue Reading →

Community, Health

APC’s Julian Morrison

Comments Off on APC’s Julian Morrison

Julian Morrison joined the APC team as the Mental Wellness Project Manager on December 5, 2016.  In this role, Julian will provide project management services Continue Reading →

Health

APC’s Minakshi Dhir

Comments Off on APC’s Minakshi Dhir

Minakshi Dhir has joined APC in the role of Health Project Manager. Minakshi is a graduate from Mount Saint Vincent University’s Applied Human Nutrition Program Continue Reading →

Health, Jobs

APC Employment Opportunity – Director of Health

Comments Off on APC Employment Opportunity – Director of Health

Director of Health Full Time Term Position starting as soon as possible– March 31st, 2017 with possibility of Renewal Description: The Director occupies a leadership Continue Reading →

Health, Jobs

APC Employment Opportunity – Health Project Manager

Comments Off on APC Employment Opportunity – Health Project Manager

Health Project Manager (Full Time Term Position until March 31st, 2017) with possibility of Renewal Description: Provide project management services for the First Nations Control Continue Reading →

Community, Health

Eskasoni’s Run for the Cure 2016

Comments Off on Eskasoni’s Run for the Cure 2016

Photo collection provided by George Paul of Eskasoni.

Health

Bringing Local Rivers Back to Life

Comments Off on Bringing Local Rivers Back to Life

As farming activities increase and industrial developments grow within local communities, there runs a risk of contaminants and pesticides entering surrounding watersheds. These activities can Continue Reading →

Community, Health

Select committee on climate change releases final report

Comments Off on Select committee on climate change releases final report

FREDERICTON – A document entitled New Brunswickers’ Response to Climate Change was released today as the final report of the select committee on climate change. Continue Reading →

Community, Health

Funding for Eskasoni will support physical activity

Comments Off on Funding for Eskasoni will support physical activity

“Community recreation facilities make it easier for individuals and families to be physically active,” said MLA Pamela Ekying, on behalf of Tony Ince, Minister of Continue Reading →

Education, Health

Emergency Response in the Bay of Fundy

Comments Off on Emergency Response in the Bay of Fundy

The Bay of Fundy is a unique coastal environment. Home to the world’s highest tides, it is an ecologically sensitive area with a number of Continue Reading →