To ensure that the health needs of the Indigenous community are addressed by undertaking health promotion, education, referrals and linking with Indigenous cultural resource people and mainstream health providers.

The HOW program focus is to organize and facilitate health promotion, illness prevention and family violence workshops and seminars, refer clients to link with Indigenous resource people and appropriate health service providers/ agencies, as well as provide client support and home visits. HOW liaise with Aboriginal and mainstream health service providers/ agencies to increase access to client services and to increase Indigenous representation on health decision-making bodies. Indigenous cultural approaches will be reflected or used as part of the activities and services.

Program Coordinator

Melody Uiselt