First Nations Health Directors Association

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Write a Kindness Message to Lift Someone’s Spirit

February 14th, 2019

LATERAL KINDNESS – Pass it on! The First Nations Health Directors Association (FNHDA) is excited to introduce the Lateral Kindness Gram. The Lateral Kindness Gram is a resource developed by the FNHDA to promote lateral kindness by sending an uplifting message. With the Lateral Kindness Gram you can recognize a client, peer, friend, family member […]

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Health Directors Gather for Wellness, Honouring and Service Improvements

September 26th, 2018

Health Directors working in First Nations communities across BC gathered on the traditional territory of the Sts’ailes Nation at Harrison Hot Springs in the Fraser Salish region on September 18-20, 2018 for the First Nations Health Directors Association (FNHDA) Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Conference. The event consisted of sharing technical advice on service improvements, […]

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FNHDA Members: Register today for the 2018 AGM and Conference!

July 17th, 2018

FNHDA Members, please join us for the members only, 2018 FNHDA Annual General Meeting and Conference being held on the traditional territory of the Sts’ailes First Nation on September 18, 19, and 20, 2018 at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort and Conference Centre located in the Fraser Salish region. Based on the rave reviews of […]

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Jan. 26

FNHDA Members Dialogue Session on Quality Health Services

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 (Pre-cursor to Best of Both Worlds Forum) 11:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Hyatt Regency, Vancouver The FNHA and FNHDA would like to invite all members of the Association to participate in a Members Dialogue Session on Quality Health Services. The purpose of this dialogue is to establish an awareness of […]

Dec. 14

A Health Service Focused Conference: Best of Both Worlds

At the recent First Nations Health Directors Association (FNHDA) Annual General Meeting, the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) announced partial sponsorship for all registered members of the FNHDA to attend the 2017 BC Quality Forum on March 1-3 in Vancouver, BC. The FNHA confirmed the importance of a regular “service-focused conference” delivered in partnership with […]

Nov. 17

FNHDA Interim Elder Advisor

Pictured: Pat Charlie (left) and Virginia Peters (right) FNHDA has a new Interim Elder Advisor! We are honored to have Virginia Peters as the new Interim Elder Advisor. An Honoring Ceremony was held on September 28, 2016, during the Gala Dinner at the Annual General Meeting to welcome Virginia into this new role. Virginia (Ginny) […]

Jul. 13

2016 FNHDA Inspiration Awards Nominations

The nominations for the 2016 FNHDA Inspiration Awards are now open!  Please review full Inspiration Award Guidelines and submit a Nomination Form today! Now is your chance to nominate an exceptional First Nations Health Director/Lead who is doing extraordinary work in our communities. To be eligible for consideration, nominees must be a FNHDA Member in […]

Dec. 4

FNHDA Mental Wellness Campaign

“Stress and Burnout” have been identified as two significant challenges for Health Directors and may contribute to high turnover in the profession.  Last year, in response to this reality, the FNHDA launched a mental wellness campaign for association members. Over the past year the First Nations Health Directors Association has worked hard to create a […]

Aug. 21

Proposed Update on the FNHDA Constitution and Bylaws

Register today by emailing fnhda@fnha.ca The Board of Directors met in June to provide direction to the work of the Association and to determine the next steps on a number of key projects.  We are pleased to report there has been progress made with respect to the revision of the FNHDA Terms of Reference. We […]