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First Nations Health Authority - Indigenous Wellness Team

First Nations cultural programming dedicated to connecting youth to their culture, as a powerful prevention for STBBIs and addition.  Preventing sexually transmitted infections is key as rates of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphillis continue to rise and treatment becomes more difficult as a result of anti-biotic resistance.

Resources

Publication date: 2018

Substance use can be difficult topic to discuss with family, friends, colleagues, strangers and often those closest to us.  This information sheets provides some useful guidelines for having these...

Publication date: 2018

Covers frequently asked questions relating to overdose prevention including information about opiods, signs of an overdose, the materials (e.g. naloxone) and support available, steps to take...

Publication date: 2018

Insights into 5 myths (and facts) about addiction.

Publication date: 2018

The Indigenous Wellness Program at First Nations Health Authority is developing 'Indigenous Harm Reduction' principles and practices as a learning diagram to host conversations regarding addition...

Publication date: 2018

The Indigenous Wellness Program at the First Nations Health Authority uses a 'sexual wellbeing model' to build and strengthen conversations around traditional knowledge and ways of being in...

Organization Details

Service area:
British Columbia

Address:
540-757 West Hastings Street
Vancouver
British Columbia
V6C 1A1

Website:
www.fnha.ca

Email:
cdc@fnha.ca

Phone:
604 693 6564