Red Deer Urban Aboriginal Voices Society

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Collabrative Groups

Get InvolvedAdvisory Groups

How does it Work?

 

You are a voting member of UAVS if you are Indigenous and live within 53 km of Red Deer. We invite you to attend community gatherings and strategic conversations. Join our facebook to receive information about events and opportunities in Red Deer. Indigenous and non-Indigenous members work together on community identified priorities in the domain groups. Check the website to find the times and locations of domain group meetings. You are welcome to join the domain group that interests you. Members of domain groups choose a speaker to sit in the leadership circle. The Leadership circle members conduct the business of the society on behalf of members and guide the action of domain groups. They are advised by the advisory circles.

Health Domain

The Health Domain works to ensure that Indigenous Peoples in Red Deer enjoy comprehensive high-quality healthcare through easy, seamless access to culturally competent medical and health services, cultural healing experiences and overall good health that enhances quality of life through the medicine wheel.

HEALTH@ABORIGINALVOICES.CA

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Research and develop list of mental health resources available and assess their cultural competency.
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Continue to support and encourage antiracism and Indigenous Awareness training for health services personnel to reduce racism.
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Continue to work to strengthen and improve communications between the street clinic and the hospital Emergency Department to improve patient care.

Governance Structure

How does it Work?

You are a voting member of UAVS if you are Indigenous and live within 53 km of Red Deer. We invite you to attend community gatherings and strategic conversations. Join our facebook to receive information about events and opportunities in Red Deer.

Indigenous and non-Indigenous members work together on community identified priorities in the domain groups. Check the website to find the times and locations of domain group meetings. You are welcome to join the domain group that interests you. Members of domain groups choose a speaker to sit in the leadership circle. The Leadership circle members conduct the business of the society on behalf of members and guide the action of domain groups. They are advised by the advisory circles.