Healing Our Nations Resources and informative links.

Healing Our Nations Resources and informative links.

ABORIGINAL

ADDICTIONS

ABORIGINAL PEOPLE WITH HIV/AIDS

CHILDREN/YOUTH

CLINICAL TRIALS

CONFERENCES

CROSS CULTURAL

EMPLOYMENT

GENERAL HEALTH

HIV/AIDS

HIV/AIDS RESEARCH

HOME CARE

LEGAL

PRISONS

RESEARCH

RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL

SEXUALITY

SOCIAL SERVICES

SUICIDE

TREATMENT

WOMEN

 


 

ABORIGINAL

Canadian Institutes of Health Research Institute of Aboriginal Peoples' Health

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Aboriginal Shield Program

ABORIGINAL BUSINESS CANADA provides business services and support to Canadian Aboriginal peoples. This document describes how we work with you, what we look for and how we can help your "youth" business succeed

Canadian Institutes of Health Research Institute of Aboriginal Peoples' Health

Aboriginal Canada Portal

Mi'gmaq Online Mi'gmaq Online Talking Dictionary Project

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ADDICTIONS

Aboriginal Substance Use: Research Issues Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse

Nechi Training, Research & Health Promotions Institute

Tobacco: Addiction & Recovery A Spiritual Journey Help for Smokers Aboriginal Adults and Adolescents Nechi Training, Research & Health Promotions Institute and M. Kelly & K. Smith(PDF)

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ABORIGINAL PEOPLE WITH HIV/AIDS

Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network

Aboriginal Communities and HIV/AIDS The Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

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CHILDREN/YOUTH

First Nations and Inuit Child Care Improved Prospects for Families Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)

Aboriginal Children and Youth The Health of Canada's Children: A CICH Profile Canadian Institute of Child Health

Law Commission of Canada Institutional Child Abuse

AYN Health Centre (Aboriginal Youth Network)

Indian and Inuit Health Canadian Paediatric Society

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CLINICAL TRIALS

 

Canadian HIV/AIDS Trial Network

Terry Beirn Community Programs for Clinical Research on AIDS (CPCRA) NIAID (USA) sponsored network of research units composed of community-based health care providers. Provides information on their ongoing and completed clinical research projects.

The metaRegister of Controlled Trials (mRCT) Database in development with objective to provide free access to as comprehensive a listing as possible of ongoing and completed controlled trials. The mRCT initially contains data from UK-based registers. From this site, you can link to other trial databases

ACTIS: AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service Provides current information on US federal and privately sponsored clinical trials.

Publish Center Watch Clinical Trials Listings Company that focuses on the clinical trials industry, helping patients find clinical trials and contact trial sites.

Medscape's AIDS page Clinical news, features and columns on AIDS. Edited by Jeffrey Laurence, MD and Jay Dobkin, MD.

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CONFERENCES

XIV International AIDS Conference Website - Barcelona. Conference home page.


International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care Information on IAPAC, conferences around the world, protease inhibitors, opportunistic diseases and more.

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CROSS CULTURAL

Solicitor General Canada Workers Dealing with Sexual Abuse Disclosures in Aboriginal Communities

(PDF) Guide for Health Professionals Working with Aboriginal Peoples, A Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Health Care in North must Acknowledge Inuit Values, Traditional Medicine Canadian Medical Association Journal

Improving the Health Status of Aboriginal People in Canada: New Directions, new responsibilities. Canadian Medical Association Journal

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EMPLOYMENT

Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC)

Aboriginal Youth Choosing Health Careers Canadian Public Health Association

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FAMILY VIOLENCE

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GENERAL HEALTH

Institute for Aboriginal Health

Institute of Aboriginal Peoples' Health

Canadian Health Network.Health information you can trust

 

Community Health Promotion Network Atlantic.

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GRIEF AND DYING

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HEPATITIS C

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HIV/AIDS

AIDS101.com

Avert

Canadian AIDS Society

The Canadian HIV/AIDS Clearinghouse

Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development-ICAD

International Council of AIDS Service-ICASO

Quebec's Coalition of Community-Based Groups Working against AIDS

Ontario AIDS Network

Manitoba AIDS Cooperative

Saskatchewan AIDS Network

Alberta Community Council on HIV-ACCH

Pacific AIDS Network

The Canadian Public Health Association HIV/AIDS Clearinghouse To provide national leadership in supporting the development and delivery of programs and public health policies.

Project Inform Provides information on the diagnosis and treatment of HIV disease to infected individuals, their caretakers and healthcare providers. Advocates better research & funding policies.

The Body An educational resource on the basics of AIDS. Includes a treatment overview.

Toronto People With AIDS Foundation.Provides information about PWA services, including a Treatment Resources section.

Canadian AIDS Society The Canadian AIDS Society (CAS) is a coalition of over 100 community-based AIDS organizations, which provide education, support and advocacy for people living with HIV/AIDS and affected communities.

JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association JAMA's HIV/AIDS Information Center. An interactive collection of resources for physicians, other health professionals and the public.

New England Journal of Medicine On-line Includes the complete text of many features of the print Journal, and partial text of others. Updated every Thursday.

AIDS Education Global Information System HIV/AIDS knowledge base with nearly one-half million files stored on its server

AIDS Virtual Library Deals with the social, political and medical aspects of AIDS, HIV and related issues.

AIDS Glossary Glossary of medical, statistical and clinical research terminology, from the National AIDS Treatment Activist Forum.

http://www.tulane.edu/~dmsander/garryfavwebaids.html All the Virology on the WWW.

http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/aidswww.htm
US National Library of Medicine: HIV/AIDS Resources. NLM AIDS publications, online databases, gopher access, etc.

Yahoo: AIDS/HIV Yahoo's search engine for AIDS and HIV topics.

HIVNET Information Server Information on HIV and/or AIDS, out of Amsterdam.

SidaNet HIV-AIDS information, out of European Community.

International AIDS Society Umbrella organization of scientists, groups and individuals around the world who are engaged in the fight against HIV and AIDS.HIVNET Information Server Information on HIV and/or AIDS, out of Amsterdam.

NAM Publications Includes link to online newsletter from NAM Publications, UK's leading provider of information on HIV infection and AIDS.

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HIV/AIDS RESEARCH

Canadian Association for HIV Research

Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research

BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS Provides education to health care providers, conducts clinical research in British Columbia, and operates a Drug Treatment Program as its core activity.

CAPS: Center for AIDS Prevention Studies.
"... focus on prevention of HIV disease, using the expertise of multiple disciplines, and an applied and community-based perspective within a university setting."

HIV Sequence Database Collects, curates, analyzes and publishes genetic sequences of HIV-1, HIV-2, SIV and related animal retroviruses, as well as host cellular proteins.

AmFAR: The American Foundation for AIDS Research Home of the reliable source of information on treatment: "AIDS/HIV Treatment Directory"

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HOME CARE

Canadian Working Group on HIV and Rehabilitation

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LEGAL

Developing and Evaluating Justice Projects in Aboriginal Communities: A Review of the Literature

Aboriginal Communities and HIV/AIDS The Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network Information on HIV/AIDS relating to drugs laws and policies, criminal law, gay and lesbian legal issues, testing and confidentiality, and more.

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PRISONS

Making it Work: Planning and Evaluating Community Corrections and Healing Projects in Aboriginal Communities

Understanding and Evaluating the Role of Elders and Traditional Healing in Sex Offender Treatment for Aboriginal Offenders

Correctional Service Canada-CSC

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RESEARCH

Canadian Association for HIV Research

Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research

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RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL

Responding to Sexual Abuse: Developing a Community-based Sexual Response Team in Aboriginal Communities

Aboriginal Healing Foundation

Residential School Issues Homepage Assembly of First Nations

 

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SEXUALITY

Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youth Project

ValleyPRIDE is a welcoming and informal social gathering of lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgendered and two-spirited persons who are out and about in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia, Canada.

Nova Scotia Rainbow Action Project Society "We seek to foster change in our communities and our society at large so that people of all sexual orientations are valued and included. We will achieve this through community development, networking, outreach and political action."

 

Seadogs "To be Atlantic Canada's Premier Sauna and Spa facility catering specifically to the Gay and Bisexual community by providing a Clean, Safe and Secure Environment. "

 

Venus Envy We were first established in April 1998 as a retail store in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Find out more about our bricks-and-mortar business and the people behind the sex toys. You can also check out our Halifax workshop schedule.

Gay.com Connecting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.

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SOCIAL SERVICES

Social Assistance

Social Services

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SUICIDE

Colonization, Indian Policy, Suicide and Aboriginal Peoples School of Native Studies, University of Alberta

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TESTING

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TREATMENT

Canadian Treatment Advocates Council-CTAC

Community AIDS Treatment Information Exchange-CATIE

The Southern Alberta Clinic's Home Page Information on standardized clinical practices, antiretroviral drugs, studies in Calgary and more.

The Toronto Hospital Immunodeficiency Clinic Information for patients and for physicians on HIV drug therapy, taking antiretrovirals, on HIV symptoms, clinical trials and more.

HIV Medication guideThis site provides information on HIV medications (drug-druginteractions, guidelines for treatment as per CDC, education pamphlets for patients, nutritional information, etc.) and tools to improve adherence to therapy (e.g., scheduler).

AIDS Treatment News Archives Internationally recognized newsletter provides information on new therapies to persons living with HIV/AIDS.

Antiviral Agents Bulletin Periodical specializing in antiviral drug and vaccine development and related activities worldwide.

OCMAJ Online version of the Canadian Medical Association Journal.

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Provides the latest on medical treatments & clinical trials, publications available, expert consult, upcoming AIDS conferences & events, staff contact information and other.

CATIE: HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Network Information for persons living with HIV/AIDS about treatments and related issues, run by the Community AIDS Treatment Information Exchange (CATIE).

ATIS: HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service Provides information about US federally approved treatment guidelines for HIV and AIDS.

Canadian Treatement Action Council Support access to therapies and treatments for PWAs by informing research and public policy, and by promoting public awareness.

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WOMEN

 

Centre of Excellence for Women's Health

Stepping Stone is a street outreach program for women, men and youth who are either already working on the streets or who are at risk of becoming involved in street prostitution.

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