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27 January 2023
The Canada-Nunavut Housing Benefit (CHB) program, administered by the Department of Family Services, provides temporary financial relief to individuals or families in private rental accommodation.
27 January 2023
The Department of Family Services is accepting proposals for projects in 2023-2024 that aim to rebuild and strengthen Inuit traditional childrearing teachings and practices, and that help in reducing poverty.
04 January 2023
The Department of Family Services is advising residents of Gjoa Haven and Taloyoak of the temporary closure of the Family Wellness offices from January 4 to January 09, 2023, due to staff shortages.
05 December 2022
December 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. A day dedicated to ending gender-based violence and honouring the victims we’ve lost.
28 November 2022
The Department of Family Services is advising residents of Gjoa Haven of a temporary closure of the Family Wellness offices from December 7, 2022, to January 3, 2023, due to staff shortages.
17 November 2022
The Department of Family Services is advising residents of Kugaaruk of a temporary closure of the Family Wellness offices from November 16, 2022, to January 10, 2023, due to staff shortages.
10 November 2022
The Department of Family Services is advising residents of Cambridge Bay of a temporary closure of the Family Wellness offices from November 7 to November 14, 2022 due to staff shortages.
09 November 2022
Statistics Canada has released the 2022 Indigenous Peoples Survey (IPS) and the Government of Nunavut is encouraging Nunavut Inuit to participate.
23 September 2022
The Department of Family Services will be offering training to foster parents in Iqaluit to ensure a high quality of care and service to all children in foster care.
29 August 2022
The Department of Family Services is advising Iqaluit and Kinngait residents of a temporary closure of the Family Wellness Offices from August 29 to September 15, 2022 due to staff shortages.