• 26
    July
    2018

    Saskatchewan First Nations Women’s Shelter Develop Standards of Practice

    The Saskatchewan First Nations Family and Community Institute Inc. has been working with five Saskatchewan First Nations Women’s Shelters in the last year to develop their standards of practice.    These standards were created in several meetings with leaders from First Nations women’s shelte...

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  • 28
    June
    2018

    2018-19 Disability Research Project Begins

    Yet another year of the Disability Research Project has begun! Building on the work of the past two years' projects (read previous reports here and review past blog posts by scolling through archives on the right)  this year we will expand our partnerships and continue to gather systematic informa...

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  • 28
    June
    2018

    Disability Research Project 2017-18: The Final Report is out!

    The 2018-18 Disability Research Project concluded this past March and the two reports outlining the findings - a Full Report and a Summary Report, are now available!    Both reports can be viewed and downloaded from our 'Training & Reseources' page [click here to be taken to the page] The backgr...

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  • 30
    May
    2018

    Sask Jordan's Principle Information Sessions Wrap Up

    We are currently wrapping up the Saskatchewan Jordan’s Principle project as we have attended to our last planned information session on May 16th in Fort Qu’Appelle.  As we begin to prepare a brief report summarizing the number of participants, the different sectors represented and the analytics...

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  • 29
    March
    2018

    2017-18 Disability Research Project Comes to a Close

    It has been a busy final month for the Disability Project.  We have been focussed on project Actions, which are various trainings and events organized in response to feedback from project participants. Previous blogs have highlighted some of the trainings and events that happened earlier in Januar...

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  • 23
    February
    2018

    Disability Project Monthly Update

    With just over one month left in the Disability Research Project, we are busy with a number of training and events.   Check out our latest Monthly Update below or contact Raissa Graumans (306-373-2874 x 223, raissa @sfnfci.ca ) for more information.  

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  • 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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