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Federal Budget 2021: New funding can’t come soon enough to address First Nations opioid and methamphetamine crisis.

Thunderbird Partnership Foundation welcomes and awaits details of proposed new Federal funding over three years for a distinctions-based mental health and wellness strategy. Thunderbird’s CEO Carol Hopkins is hopeful the investments will honour the strengths of First Nations and provide wage parity for substance use and addictions workers to retain a qualified workforce to ensure […]

Take the First Nations Opioid and Methamphetamine Survey! (Youth & Adults)

It’s confidential and takes just a few minutes, but it can provide valuable insights to help shape programs and services for First Nations people struggling with substance use issues. It can also highlight new substance use challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic.   Adult survey link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FNOSATI0827 Youth survey link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FNOSYM0109   Survey data is […]

Take the Indigenous Community Cannabis Survey! (Youth & Adults)

Survey results can help identify strengths in existing programs and help enhance the service delivery of quality care in First Nations communities. The survey also asks how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the use and accessibility of cannabis, helping to support programs to adapt and safely serve First Nations communities. The survey is non-judgemental and […]

International Drug Policy – Webinar

Opportunities are increasing for non-governmental and civil society organizations to engage in and help shape the evolution of international drug policy. Later this month, we’re partnering with the Canadian Civil Society Working Group on United Nations Drug Policy to host an engaging webinar on this important topic. When: Wednesday, February 17 (past event) During the webinar, a diverse […]