Why Health Equity Matters

 

Understanding mental health and addiction system needs of Francophones

Alexandra Lamoureux, Aliou Sene, and Christelle Bony, from the CAMH’s Provincial System Support Program, shares about how you can reduce barriers to mental health and addiction healthcare access for francophones.

December 4th, 2019

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Indigenous Peoples and the health care system

Renee Linklater, Director of Shkaabe Makwa for the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health's Provincial System Support Program, shares about how you can reduce barriers to healthcare access for First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities.

June 26th, 2019

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Every Woman Matters!

Notisha Massaquoi, from Women's Health in Women’s Hands Community Health Centre, shares about how you can reduce barriers to healthcare access for racialized, immigrant and refugee women.

January 30th, 2019

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Reducing barriers to healthcare access for immigrant and refugees communities

Norma Hannant, from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health's New Beginnings Refugee Clinic, shares about how immigrants and refugees can be negatively impacted, often inadvertently, when interacting with the healthcare system and ways to mitigate these negative impacts.

December 12th, 2018

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Breaking down the stigma of childhood disability through awareness and advocacy: The Dear Everybody Campaign

Stewart Wong and Lydia Hanson, from Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, share on how we can break down the stigma of childhood disability through awareness and advocacy.

September 26th, 2018

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Using HEIA to advance health equity among LGBTQ people

Devon MacFarlane and Susan Barrass, from Rainbow Health Ontraio, explore health disparities and specific health needs among LGBTQ populations along with approaches to policy and program design that take into account the needs of these communities.

April 25th, 2018

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Why Gender Inclusive Language Matters for Health Equity

Laura Anderson, from Health Quality Ontario, explains key concepts of gender inclusivity and gender inclusive language and provides an overview of the importance of gender inclusivity in health care.

March 28th, 2018

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Past webinar topics

 

How to use HEIA

Case studies

Tools for using HEIA

HEIA research

Why Health Equity Matters