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Quality of Life Secretariat call for funding proposals

15 June 2018 

Public Service Announcement

Quality of Life Secretariat call for funding proposals

The Department of Health’s Quality of Life Secretariat is accepting funding proposals for suicide prevention initiatives for the 2018-2019 fiscal year.

Non-profit organizations and community governments in Nunavut are encouraged to submit funding proposals for community-led projects focused on suicide prevention, intervention and post-intervention.

Activities eligible for funding include, but are not limited to:

  • strategic planning;
  • research related to wellness promotion;
  • community training;
  • social emotional learning;
  • capital planning;
  • reducing impulsive behavior;
  • support networks; and
  • other innovative suicide prevention wellness initiatives.

One application for multiple eligible activities is encouraged depending on community needs. There is no deadline for applications; submission will be accepted throughout the 2018-2019 fiscal year.

Please contact inuusivutanninaqtuq@gov.nu.ca for more information or to obtain an application. Let us all play our role in suicide prevention. Inuusivut Anninaqtuq, United for Life!

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Media Contact:

Nadine Purdy
Manager of Communications
Department of Health
867-975-5712
npurdy@gov.nu.ca