Suicide Prevention Plan

April 12, 2016

Suicide Prevention Plan

Looking ahead together! “Resiliency Within: An action place for suicide prevention in Nunavut 2016-2017” is the product of a partnership between Embrace Life Council, the Government of Nunavut, Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, V-Division. You can download a copy of the PDF here: Resiliency-Within-2016-2017

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Bereavement Group Information

April 12, 2016

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We know that dealing with grief and loss can be difficult and we’d like to help. If you would like to join one of our Iqaluit bereavement support groups, please contact us. We are planning to start them towards the end of April. Drop in to the office on the first floor of the W.G. […]

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Hope and Healing Art Contest

March 1, 2016

Why does art inspire hope and healing?  A study by Roger S Ulrich, Ph.D., a behavioural scientist who conducts research on the effects of healthcare facilities on medical outcomes, found that patients who looked out of a hospital room to a view of nature went home at least one day sooner than those who looked […]

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Introducing Kimberly Masson, Executive Director for Embrace Life Council

February 1, 2016

My name is Kimberly Masson and I was recently hired as the Executive Director of the Embrace Life Council.  My family and I have lived in Iqaluit, Nunavut for nine years.  I was formerly the Guidance Counsellor at Inuksuk High School and have spent just shy of 20 years in Education.  Prior to that I […]

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