Honouring Jordan's Principle: Obstacles to accessing equitable health and social services for First Nations children with special healthcare needs living in Pinaymootang, Manitoba

Report
Canadian CW report
Authors

Vives, Luna
Sinha, Vandna
Burnet, Eric
Lach, Lucyna

Source
Fairford, MB: Pinaymootang First Nation
Abstract

This report focuses on Pinaymootang First Nation, an Ojibwe community 250 km north of Winnipeg. The primary caregivers of Pinaymootang children with special healthcare needs were interviewed, as well as local and regional service providers and First Nations leaders involved in administering programs for children with special needs in the community. This research report outlines the obstacles to access equal health and social services for First Nation children with complex needs living in Pinaymootang First Nation.

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