News & Updates

If you missed the chance to virtually attend the Learning Lodge on January 28th regarding Indigenous Allyship here is your chance to listen. Traditional Knowledge Keepers Jane and Paulina Meader provided insightful advice, knowledge and teachings to enlighten non-Indigenous Canadians ways in which we can use our understanding of Indigenous...

The ACHH Initiative Team is proud and excited to announce that ACHH Initiative Team member Courtney Pennell has been given the new title of Indigenous Health Consultant by IWK Health. The main aim of this position is to address health inequities and work towards improving health outcomes for Indigenous Peoples....

The Dalhousie University Chair in Indigenous Health Nursing is so grateful and excited to announce the next Learning Lodge on January 28th at 2pm. We are honored to have Jane and Paulina Meader provide insight about Indigenous Allyship and how we as individuals can make steps towards understanding authentic collaboration....

While 2020 has been a challenging year, it is important to remember all the strength that we showed as individuals and a community. We must also celebrate all the wins of 2020 and all that we are grateful for in our lives. From everyone at The Aboriginal Children's Hurt and Healing...

On September 30, 2020 the ACHH team along with IWK Health and Dalhousie staff and students took part in Orange Shirt Day events. The day included an outdoor event at IWK Health with Indigenous Elders leading us in prayer, followed by the singing of the Honour Song by Courtney and...

In solidarity with the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement and Indigenous nations and communities affected by recent racist events, the ACHH Initiative, (pronounced ‘ache’) acknowledges that systemic racism exists in health care, education, and many other settings. As a team, we are committed to growing as allies to support Black communities, as well as continuing our work to support...

Top