In partnership with the National Aboriginal Diabetes Association (NADA), and the Nanaandawewigamig First Nations Health and Social Secretariat of Manitoba – Partners for Engagement and Knowledge Exchange (PEKE), the Saint Elizabeth First Nations, Inuit and Métis Program is excited to announce the upcoming webinar to meet your learning needs.
This webinar is available at no cost to First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities from across the country.
Topic: Indigenous Food Security and Sovereignty: Community Projects
… Read more 2nd NADA Webinar February 14, 2017: Indigenous Food Security and Sovereignty: Community Projects
McGill University Health Centre is recruiting young Canadians (ages 14-24) with Type 1 Diabetes for a study. They would like to gather feedback (via a 20 minute long online questionnaire) on how youth living with type 1 diabetes feel they are being judged by others due to their disease. The goal of the study is to find better ways to help these individuals cope with their disease.
Participants will complete a 20 – minute online questionnaire and receive a $10 gift card from Amazon.ca
This study is funded by the Canadian Diabetes Association:
They are on social media:
Visit www.youngdiabetes1.ca if you are interested in participating.
… Read more Young Diabetes Research Study
SOADI would like to reintroduce Georgia Baum with her new title 7 Generations Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program coordinator as well as introduce her assistant, Krista Ruthven. This team is excited to take on the task of educating and creating awareness regarding Gestational Diabetes for the Indigenous families they affect and continuously promoting healthy lifestyle choices throughout the entirety of the pregnancy process and beyond.
As the website illustrates there is a lot of awesome resources and training available for pre-pregnancy,
… Read more 7 Generations Gestational Diabetes Prevention Program
Powerful words from Chief Isadore Day to open the 2016 National Indigenous Diabetes Prevention Conference.
… Read more Chief Isadore Day’s Opening at The National Indigenous Diabetes Prevention Conference
We are slowly assembling all the speakers from this years NIDPC. Stay tuned as we edit and add more. In the meantime enjoy some of the day 1 speakers.
… Read more Weekend Viewing: Some of the Speakers from Day 1 of the National Indigenous Diabetes Prevention Conference
SOADI is looking for a new team member.
If you’re interested in working for a team who’s common vision is helping Indigenous peoples to be empowered to make healthy choices and live free of diabetes, now and in future generations, then click the link below for our latest job posting.
To see complete job description Click Below
… Read more Job Posting – Gestational Diabetes Program Assistant
SOADI’s Friends at The Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health in Ottawa produced these instructional videos as part of The Healthy Kids Community Challenge. These games are fun and challenging. Try them out and see how well you can do!
… Read more Inuit Games Instructional Videos