The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) is a committed wellness partner for each and every First Nations person and community in British Columbia. FNHA has a vision of wellness, doing so in a manner that honours First Nations inherent teachings, values our diversity and respects traditions and culture. FNHA wants the June 21 Day of Wellness events to become an annual wellness movement for First Nations peoples in BC.
This year there are over a 100 ways to celebrate National Aboriginal Day through health and wellness events being held on June 21st. Here are a sample of some of the activities:
Is your community hosting a Day of Wellness Event? The Aboriginal Day of Wellness Media Kit includes everything you need to start promoting and publicizing your event!
Do you want to help socialize and promote cultural safety and humility in your organization and the greater health care system? Start with the Creating a Climate for Change booklet, prepared by FNHA and our partner organizations. Pledge your commitment here!
Do you want learn more about cultural humility and safety? Visit our resource portal here!
Aboriginal Day of Wellness Media Kit
Press Release Template - Day of Wellness Event
Invite Letter for Health Care Professionals - Day of Wellness Event
Declaration of Commitment Banner
Day of Wellness Events - Descriptions and Locations
Day of Wellness and Cultural Humility - Sample Tweets and Facebook Posts
Link to Day of Wellness Events Map
Cultural Humility Pledge Card: It Starts With Me – Template
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interactive map and find an event near you!:
Get started with these helpful resources!
Day of Wellness Media Kit
Press Release Template - Media Invite
Invite Letter for Health Care Professionals
Creating a Climate for Change Resource Booklet