About this Program • Wellness and Prevention • Diabetes • Kidney Health • Arthritis • Lung Health • Chronic Pain • Cardiovascular
The FNHA supports a suite of community-based programs and services as well as tools and resources that aim to improve health outcomes associated with chronic conditions for First Nations individuals, families and communities. Initiatives promote healthy behaviours and supportive environments, particularly in the areas of preventative health measures and chronic condition management.
We focus on balance in body, mind, heart, and spirit. To that end, focus is placed on cultural connection, healthy eating, physical activity, health awareness, preventative screening and living well with chronic conditions.
Here is a list of resources to help you in your wellness journey:
Information and resources for diabetes prevetion and living well with diabetes.
Information and resources to support the physical, mental, social and spiritual wellbeing of people living with kidney disease, care partners and living donors. Learn about food and diet, medications, symptoms, mental wellness, finances, travel and more with the following resources:
Information, prevention, exercise and treatments for people living with arthritis. Learn more about peer support, exercise programs, pain and fatigue management, travelling clinic and community services:
Information and resources for lung health, including prevention and living with lung conditions.
Resources and education for people living with chronic pain, including webinars, videos, peer support groups and access to workshops.
Information and resources to support people living with or affected by heart conditions.