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January 30, 2024
First Peoples Wellness Circle (FPWC) is an Indigenous-led national not-for-profit dedicated to enhancing the lives of First Peoples in Canada by addressing healing, wellness, and mental wellness barriers. The organization’s [...]
January 15, 2024
Due to the capacity of the venue, registration and waitlist for registration are closed. We appreciate your interest in this very important gathering, and we recognize the complex and multilayered [...]
December 18, 2023
Employment Opportunity: National Implementation Coordinator   Click here to view the full job description and apply.   Main Responsibilities Work with and support the overall implementation of the First Nations [...]
November 30, 2023
Today, Canada takes a step forward in mental wellness support with the launch of the 988 helpline – a 24/7/365 text/call line offering immediate, accessible help for suicide prevention and [...]
October 11, 2023
Le français suit.   IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 11, 2023 – The First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA), Thunderbird Partnership Foundation (Thunderbird), and First Peoples Wellness Circle (First Peoples) signed [...]
September 29, 2023
As we pause to reflect on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, also known as Orange Shirt Day, First Peoples Wellness Circle (FPWC) is reminded of our commitment to Indigenous [...]
September 28, 2023
Indigenous youth are crucial in supporting and promoting mental wellness, and we want to hear from YOU! Thunderbird Partnership Foundation and First Peoples Wellness Circle are actively recruiting Indigenous youth [...]
September 28, 2023
Three years have passed, but the memory of Joyce Echaquan, a cherished mother and member of the Atikamekw community, remains present, and the fight for justice is ongoing. Her tragic [...]
July 27, 2023
(JULY 21, 2023 – NORTH BAY, ON) – First Peoples Wellness Circle (FPWC) is thrilled to announce a $2.5 million combined investment in new funding from Health Canada and the [...]
May 23, 2023
FPWC is part of the transformative journey towards Indigenous wellness. Our own Dr. Ed Connors, Dr. William Mussell, and Despina Papadopoulos showcase how FPWC, with a two-eyed seeing approach and [...]