National Aboriginal Health Organization’s funding cut

The federal government, through Health Canada, has cut all funding for the National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO).

“We got a call last Wednesday and they told us that our funding of $4.4 million was cut, that what they were doing was protecting the monies that go to regions, to First Nations and Inuit – direct services was being protected and that funding for indirect services like ours was being cut,” said Simon Brascoupé, NAHO’s chief executive officer.

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