Health Canada is dedicated to helping First Nations people and Inuit care for, improve and maintain their health. We offer unique programs and services to reflect the cultures of First Nations and Inuit which respect their physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs, as well as family and community backgrounds.
Health Canada works with communities to make sure First Nations and Inuit children are immunized. We provide programs and services to help decrease illnesses, ensure healthy environments, increase healthy lifestyles and support mental and emotional needs.
In this section, you will find information on how to prevent injuries, diseases and suicide, as well as how to strengthen and maintain good mental health. You will learn about healthy habits, which will help you to succeed at improving and keeping a healthy lifestyle. Information is also available on environmental health services, specifically relating to radon and how it can impact the quality of indoor air.