Quebec

Quebec

Nuluaq Project

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Inuktitut
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Community education/development

Works to improve the coordination of abuse prevention services and resources in Inuit communities. Conducts research, provides a national Inuit database for abuse prevention and women's shelters and shares information with the public.

Primary Telephone: 
613-238-3977
Email Address: 
nuluaq@pauktuutit.ca
Fax Number: 
613-238-1787
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-667-0749
Street Address: 
400-56 Sparks St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1P 5A9

Effect of neighbourhood income and maternal education on birth outcomes: a population-based study

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Zhong-Cheng Luo
Russell Wilkins
Michael S Kramer
Publisher: 
CMAJ
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Studies the extent to which associations between adverse birth outcomes and socio-economic status can be identified using individual-level measures (maternal level of education) and community-level measures (neighbourhood income).

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 08203946 (print)
ISSN 14882329 (online)
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Bringing birth back to the community: midwifery in the Inuit villages of Nunavik

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English
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Online
Author: 
Brenda Eppo
Vicki Van Wagner
Publisher: 
Irnnisuksiiniq-Inuit Midwifery Network
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the midwifery-led interdisciplinary model of maternity care in Nunavik, in response to concerns about the policy of evacuating all pregnant women to southern hospitals to give birth.

Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references

October 2005: Supreme Court jeopardizes women's right to health

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Abby Lippman
Publisher: 
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the direct and indirect effects of a 2005 Supreme Court decision on private health insurance and services on women.

State approaches to informal caregivers: an analysis of home care policies and programs in Québec

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Publisher: 
Direction de la santé publique, Régie régional de la santé et des services sociaux de Montréal-Centre
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Provides a brief summary of research looking at home care policies and programs and the supports available to information caregivers in Quebec.

ISBN/ISSN: 
CESAF CARE.S73

The morning after: emergency contraception access in Quebec

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Nathalie Parent
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines how emergency contraceptive pills (ECP) are distributed in Quebec, where it is available at a pharmacy without a prescription after a compulsory consultation with a pharmacist.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039

The participation experience of women's groups in regional health and social services planning in Quebec

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Jocelyne Bernier
Bilkis Vissandjée
Marlène Dallaire
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies successes and challenges in the relationships between regional coalitions of women's groups and regional health and social services boards in Quebec.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAS.B47 2003
ISBN 0662672895
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references. Issued also in French under title: L'expérience de participation des groupes de femmes dans la planification régionale des services sociaux et de santé au Québec.
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