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Supporting communities facing social emergencies

August 20, 2019 -

Over the past year, Canadian Red Cross has provided a variety of training opportunities and supports to St. Theresa Point First Nation.

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Volunteers Michel Rheault and Ebony Rutko in Iqaluit

Helping families affected by home fires in Nunavut

August 20, 2019 - Despite the colossal size of Canada’s largest territory, an incredible team of dedicated Red Cross volunteers based in Iqaluit support the residents of Nunavut around the clock by helping people impacted by small-scale disasters, such as house fires.
 

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Building Youth Leadership in Nunavut

Building Youth Leadership in Nunavut

August 19, 2019 - In October 2018, youth from different communities converged on Rankin Inlet to attend the Power for the Positive youth conference hosted by the Canadian Red Cross and the Government of Nunavut.
 

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Helping Roseau River

Helping Roseau River Anishinabe First Nation prepare for flooding

August 19, 2019 - In early spring 2019, it was clear to the officials of Roseau River Anishinabe First Nation (RRAFN) that the community was going to be at risk for flooding

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Strong community team supports kids from O-Pipon-Na-Piwin Cree Nation

August 18, 2019 - The Canadian Red Cross violence prevention team has been working closely with the O-Pipon-Na-Piwin Cree Nation for several years delivering bullying prevention, child abuse prevention and healthy youth relationships workshops at Oscar Blackburn School, which serves the O-Pipon-Na-Piwin community.

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Look, Listen, Link, Live cards

Helping Canadians respond to Mental Health Emergencies

June 20, 2019 - The Red Cross Psychological First Aid course is a resiliency-building wellness program that prepares individuals to support themselves and others in coping with the effects of stress, loss, trauma and grief.
 

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leadership conference manitoba

Leadership training for northern Manitoba youth

June 01, 2019 - As part of the ongoing collaborative relationship between the Canadian Red Cross and the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs, the two organizations worked together to make the Northern Youth Leadership Conference a reality.

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Supporting Poplar River First Nation as they plan for disasters

Supporting Poplar River First Nation as they plan for disasters

March 01, 2019 - In 2017, Poplar River First Nation, in northeastern Manitoba, was forced to evacuate due to nearby wildfires.

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Canadian Red Cross Unveils Pink Day 2019 T-shirt Design

November 20, 2018 - With Canadian Red Cross Pink Day 2019 just over three months away, the design for the officials shirts was unveiled on Tuesday, as part of bullying awareness week.
 

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Rescuer awards

Celebrating Grand Rapids kids who saved a life

November 02, 2018 - On November 2, 2018, three young Grand Rapids kids received Canadian Red Cross Rescuer Awards at a special assembly held in their honour at Grand Rapids School.

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