First Nations Resources

First Nations Health Authority

Maternal, Child and Family Health
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Childhood Health and Wellness Resources
“The First Nations Health Authority and National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health re-launch parenting resources grounded in Indigenous Knowledge”
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Aboriginal Doula Program
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Victoria Native Friendship Centre
Phone: 250-384-3211
www.vnfc.ca

BC Association of Native Friendship Centres
Phone: 250-388-5522
bcaafc.com/

Celebrating the Circle of Life
Coming Back to Balance and Harmony

This guide was created to help Aboriginal women enjoy good emotional health during pregnancy and following the birth of a baby. This resource will be of interest to soon-to- be and new mothers who are worried about their mood and/or experiencing depression. The guide is focused on emotional health and includes information on what to expect and how to cope with all of the changes that come with pregnancy and a new baby.
-Download the guide

Aboriginal Midwifery Education
There are currently three community-based programs, offered in three Aboriginal communities in Canada.
-more details here

HULITAN FAMILY & COMMUNITY SERVICES SOCIETY
Hulitan preserves, unifies and advocates for Indigenous families by supporting healing and fostering resilience through culturally rooted programs, services and collaboration with community partners.
hulitan.ca