Newcomer Community Wellness Project – Community Collaborative Model

Im/migrants’ Perspective of their Mental Health and Wellness The Newcomer Community Wellness Project is a three-year initiative led by Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia (ISANS) and funded by the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness in the framework of the Nova Scotia Mental Health Strategy. The project aimed to develop a model to…

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Newcomer Community Wellness Project – Lessons Learned

Im/migrants’ Perspective of their Mental Health and Wellness The Newcomer Community Wellness Project was a three-year initiative led by ISANS and funded by the Nova Scotia Department of Health & Wellness within the framework of the Nova Scotia Mental Health Strategy. The project aimed to develop a model to provide equitable and culturally competent mental…

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Best Practice Recommendations from the Stronger Together: Anti-racism Youth Project

Stronger Together was a project aimed at empowering racialized immigrant youth and young adults to acknowledge and challenge the realities they face around systemic oppression. This best practice resource was created to capture the voices of the participants and highlight opportunities for other youth-serving organizations to better engage with racialized immigrant youth and young adults.

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Résilience & Réétablissement

Histoires de réfugiés en Nouvelle-Écosse ISANS (Association pour les services aux Immigrants de la Nouvelle Écosse) est fière et honorée de vous présenter 15 histoires de personnes et de familles venues faire de la Nouvelle-Écosse leur chez-soi. Ce recueil de témoignages fait état de la force de résilience et des efforts de ces personnes pour…

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Resilience & Resettlement

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Stories of Refugees in Nova Scotia ISANS is proud and honoured to introduce you to 15 stories of individuals and families that have come to make Nova Scotia their home. This collection of stories showcases their resilience and efforts to build a new life for themselves and their families. These are stories of loss, struggle…

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