Youth Health Groups presentation at HQC Summit 2013

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Health & Medicine

Published on March 10, 2014

Author: alaboucane



Showcasing the 2012-2013 hoshin from the Community Health Development Depaprtment at Keewatin Yatthe Regional Health Authority.

Youth Health Groups Amanda LaBoucane and Liz Durocher This Session is sponsored by:

YOUTH HEALTH GROUPS Department of Community Health Development Keewatin Yatthé Regional Health Authority

Problem Statement Across a vast land of beauty & potential… Disheartening youth suicide & teen pregnancy… Alcohol & drug abuse Struggle to obtain optimum health & wellness

Regional Description

KY Population Health Status

Aboriginal Identity

High School Graduates

Diabetes Prevalence

Provincial Diabetes Rates

Age-Specific Birth Rates


Community Outreach Education Workers (COEW) …the KEY to reaching our Communities

The Medicine Wheel

“Wholistic Health of Keewatin Yatthé Health Region Residents”

Youth Health Groups Program Plan & Story









Our Story Continues…

Building on Our Strengths!

0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 Youth Health Groups Ile a la Crosse October 2012 – February 2013 NumberofYouthParticipants

Youth Health Groups La Loche 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 NumberofYouthParticipants

Peers Helping Peers!

Thank you!  References: Keewatin Yatthé Regional Health Authority Annual Report, 2011 – 2012 Population Health Unit Health Indicators Report 2011  Music credits: Drops of Brandy: An Anthology of Métis Music

Your Feedback What did you like most about our story? Are there any Health Promotion or Community Health Initiatives that youth are involved with in your community/facility/region?

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