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We have the following job opportunities available: Addictions Program Coordinator Administrative Assistant – Communications Bilingual Translator Communications Manager Epidemiologist Facilitator Coach – Navigator Human Resources Assistant Information Technology Specialist Partnerships & Policy Administrative Assistant Privacy/Security Officer Project Coordinator Trainer Training Curriculum Developer Please scroll down to see detailed job descriptions for each position.     […]

New Mino Bimaadiziwin Podcast Episode: Life Promotion with Connor Lafortune and Gabrielle Jubinville

On today’s episode, we’re going to explore life promotion & suicide prevention. Indigenous people in Canada die by suicide at a rate three times the national rate. The rate of suicide among young First Nations is six times higher. Thunderbird has been working with youth to develop a response to suicide, mental wellness and substance […]

Mino Bimaadiziwin Podcast: The Power of Indigenous Languages with Dr. Lorna Williams

Today’s episode is all about language – its connection to our mental, emotional, spiritual & physical wellness. For more than 50 years, Dr. Williams of the Lil’wat First Nation has been an Indigenous educator and language specialist. A survivor of Residential Schools, she has worked from the grass-roots to the national levels helping Indigenous peoples […]

Pandemic Sparks Innovations at First Nations Treatment Centres

Feb 13, 2022 | Issue 113, Future of Innovation By Kathy Stackelberg, Thunderbird Partnership Foundation (Photos courtesy of the Wanaki Centre)   The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way First Nations residential treatment centres across Canada offer services, with significant innovations developed from the beginning. The centres are funded by the National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program […]