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Ottawa ON (Mar 22, 2017) – “Today’s federal budget has taken a significant step towards addressing the desperate health needs of First Nations, particularly those suffering mental health issues,” said Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day, who is also chair of the national AFN Chiefs Committee on Health. “We asked for an additional investment of $1.58 billion in health.

TORONTO, ON (Feb 2, 2017) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day says that the federal government’s willingness to negotiate an end to the Sixties Scoop claim is a positive sign. However, they must acknowledge to the survivors and to Canada that they have a duty to protect the cultural identity of Indigenous children.

Gatineau, QC (Dec 8, 2016)  --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day, chair of the Assembly Of First Nations (AFN) Chiefs Committee on Health and co-chair of the AFN Chiefs Committee on Environment and Climate Change, is calling upon Canada to include Indigenous leadership at tomorrow’s First Minister’s Meeting.

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