Hamilton, Ontario launches new strategy to improve supports for urban Indigenous people

The city doesn’t know what the strategy will look like yet, but it’s hired Shylo Elmayan to do the work

By Samantha Craggs, CBC News read more at:


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Shylo Elmayan is Hamilton's new senior manager for its new urban Indigenous strategy.









New report finds critical gap in data about Toronto’s urban Indigenous community

Our Health Counts report compiles 4 years of research and data about Toronto’s urban Indigenous communities

By Rhiannon Johnson, CBC News Posted: Feb 28, 2018 9:18 PM ET Last Updated: Feb 28, 2018 9:18 PM ET

Read more at: http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/toronto-urban-indigenous-health-report-1.4556421



Dr. Janet Smylie, left, and Sara Wolfe, right, were the lead researchers on the Our Health Counts Toronto study, which aims to provide new insights into the health and health services needs of urban Indigenous people.


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