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Nursing: Indigenous Peoples' Health

This guide was created to support the Nursing community at Seneca College. It showcases articles, documents, websites, and other resources of interest to the program.





Streaming Videos

2017 | 16min 36sec | CC
A group of Indigenous teens competing in square dance, which they say helps them cope with the trauma of suicide in their community.

Peace River Rising

2017 | 9min 40sec | CC
Offers an intimate view of the connection between violence against Indigenous women and violence against the land.


2017 | 4min 42sec | CC
Filmmaker Madison Thomas has a revelation about why her mother is always cleaning - and realizes she's more like her mom than she ever thought.

Film about deadly shooting aims to make life safer for Indigenous kids

2019 | 4min | CC
Tasha Hubbard, a Cree documentary filmmaker and mother, is touring a new film with the hope that it will help make Canada a safer place for Indigenous kids.

New Lens on Life: Using photography to heal from trauma

2019 | 3min 9sec | CC unavailable (currently)
A remote community in northern Saskatchewan are trying to change that by discovering the healing power of photography.

Thunder Blanket: 5 Part Series

2016 CC: Unavailable (currently)
Explores a young Aboriginal woman’s battle against breast cancer and the complexity of being a traditionalist searching for a cure in a modern world.
Episode 1 (15min), Episode 2 (14min), Episode 3 (14min), Episode 4 (14min), Episode 5 (15min)

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