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Indigenous Resources: Health & Wellness

This guide provides access to resources on Indigenous history, communities, and culture in Canada and NS, as well as government documents. It was developed in consultation with members of the Indigenous community in Nova Scotia and NSCC.

Exploring Indigenous People in Canada and Traditional Health Practices


First Peoples, Second Class Treatment: The role of racism in the health and well-being of Indigenous peoples in Canada
Structures of indifference : an indigenous life and death in a Canadian city
Sacred Plant Medicine
Without denial, delay, or disruption: Ensuring First Nations children’s access to equitable services through Jordan’s Principle
Aboriginal Health in Canada: Historical, Cultural, and Epidemiological Perspectives
Indigenous Health and Wellbeing.
An Introduction to Indigenous Health and Healthcare in Canada
Medicine unbundled : a journey through the minefields of Indigenous health care
Determinants of indigenous peoples' health : beyond the social

Healthy Indigenous Communities

Idle No More

Idle No More calls on all people to join in a peaceful revolution, to honour Indigenous sovereignty, and to protect the land and water