• 08
    February
    2018

    SFNFCI Offers First Ever Training to Caregivers!

    One of the most consistent and important gaps that has been identified through the Disability Research Partnership is the need and desire for training among many of those who work with and care for children and youth with special needs in our communities.  Caregivers are an essential group who have...

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  • 25
    January
    2018

    January Update: Disability Research Project

    The new year has been a busy one so far with lots of planning and preparing for the various Actions being offered through the Disability Research Project.   We've concluded our data collection and are now focused on analysis and bringing the results back to the individuals, agencies, and communit...

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  • 22
    January
    2018

    Meet the Onion Lake FASD Diagnostic Team!

      The Disability Research Partnership recently organized a lunch-time information session by the Onion Lake FASD Diagnostic Team.  The purpose of this event was to introduce interested community members and ACCFS agency employees to the Team, and to provide an opportunity for information sharin...

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  • 19
    December
    2017

    Disability Project: December Update

    Last project update of the year! We're making good progress and have started planning several actions (trainings & events).  Take a look:                                     If you have any questions, comments or would like additional information, please cont...

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  • 30
    November
    2017

    Interview with Keyanow Agency: Case Management System

    Keyanow Child and Family Centre Interview on Case Management System Implementation Interview with: Joyce Starchief Executive Assistant/Human Resources (Left) Muriel Matchee, Case Management Supervisor (Right)   Earlier in January this year Saskatchewan First Nations Family and Community Ins...

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  • 27
    November
    2017

    November Update: Disability Research Project

    Another issue of the Disability Research Project Monthly update has been sent out. With the data collection period extended, the research team continues to plug away at the Disability Information Tool file reviews and interviews in the communities as well. Take a look at the full details below, an...

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  • 31
    October
    2017

    October Update: Disability Research Partnership

    Things continue to progress with the Disabilty Research Partnership. Read the most recent monthly update below:

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  • 26
    September
    2017

    Partner Perspectives: Reflections of Disability Project Research Assistants

    Partnership and collaboration are foundational to the work of the Institute.  This is particularly true in the area of research, which is a main component of SFNFCI.  In this year’s Disability Research Project the Institute has partnered with two agencies – Meadow Lake Tribal Council Child and...

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  • 29
    August
    2017

    Sharing Research Results!

    This past March, SFNFCI’s first disability research project – the Athabasca Community Research Partnership, came to a close.  This successful research initiative, undertaken in partnership with Athabasca Denesuline CFS has provided valuable insights into the challenges facing those dealing with...

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  • 29
    August
    2017

    Disability Research Project Update

    As August comes to a close, the Disability Research Partnership project continues to move forward.  The ‘data collection’ period will extend to the end of October as the research team continues to collect data using the Information Tool for case file reviews, and also through one-on-one intervi...

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