Supporting strong and healthy communities

The Government of Canada is working with Indigenous partners to improve quality of life, and to support healthy and thriving Indigenous communities, families and youth.

Perspective and experiences

Young Hunters

In Arviat, Nunavut, the Harvesters Support Grant program and the Young Hunters Program are coming together to build climate resilience, improve food security and increase community wellness and connection.

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Our progress together

Clean drinking water

We will work with First Nations communities until clean water is available in every community across the country.

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Safe housing

We are working with First Nations communities to provide sustainable housing on reserves.

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Health and mental wellness

We are developing a coordinated approach to address health needs and health care delivery among First Nations, Inuit and Métis.

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Emergency management

We partner with First Nations communities to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies.

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Natural resources

We will continue to work on transferring responsibility and control over lands, resources and the environment back to Indigenous Peoples.

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Addressing climate change

We are working with Indigenous communities to prepare and address the impacts of climate change.

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