Mental Health & Addictions

Caring for mental health and addictions in our communities is a primary concern for Health Co-Management in general. Co-management works closely with the National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program to highlight the potential for modernized and improved addictions programs, policies and services.

Please review the news and meeting summaries to see more about the work being done in your communities to address mental health and addictions.

Subcommittee membership


  • Patty Shade, Treaty 7 – Blackfoot Confederacy
  • Tanya Churchill, FNIHB

Subcommittee members

  • Judy Littlechild, Treaty 6 – Maskwacis
  • Marlene Arcand, Treaty 6 – Yellowhead Tribal Council
  • Shalina Abraham, Treaty 7 – Stoney-Nakoda-Tsuu t’ina Tribal Council
  • Rep selection in process for Treaty 8
  • Dr. Chris Sarin, FNIHB
  • Dr. Parminder Thiara, FNIHB