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Mi'kmaw community rallies to build shelter for local man sleeping in deteriorating barn
Community members from the Mi’kmaw community of Eskasoni First Nation in N.S., have pulled together to build an insulated emergency shelter for a local man who has been living in a deteriorating barn in the community.
Saskatchewan First Nations request $120M US to build own PPE stockpile
Saskatchewan First Nations have made a $120 million US request to Indigenous Services Canada to build up their own personal protective equipment stockpiles in preparation for a second wave of COVID-19, according to the chief of a community which led the development of the plan.
Ottawa announces $650M in new COVID-19 funding for Indigenous communities
The federal government is making an additional $650 million available for Indigenous communities to deal with current COVID-19 needs and prepare for a potential second wave of the pandemic, said Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller on Friday.
Getting cut off safe supply prescription was like a 'slap in the face,' says Vancouver woman