People, families and communities of the Sahtu are mentally, emotionally, spiritually, and physically healthy, and are strengthened by the Sahtu cultures.
Health is a complete state of physical, mental, social and emotional well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. Please click on the read more link to learn more about the health programs and services offered by the Sahtu Health and Social Services Authority.
Social Services encourages healthy choices, supports mental wellness, protects children and others at risk, and helps families and communities to increase wellness. Please click on the read more link to learn more about the social services programs offered by the Sahtu Health & Social Services Authority.
The Sahtu Regional Wellness Council (RWC) recently identified prevention of family violence as a regional priority. In response to this identified priority, the NTHSSA-Sahtu Region held the following workshop in Norman Wells on February 6-8, 2018:
Improving Safety for Victims of Family Violence: Family Violence Protocol and Community Response Team Development