The GNWT announced Monday it is accepting applications for the 2021-2022 Healthy Choices Fund.

The Healthy Choices Fund is an initiatives aiming to provide residents with resources and education on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. It’s open to health and social services authorities, community and Indigenous governments and non-government organizations that can demonstrate partnership with an Indigenous or community governing authority. 

Projects carried out through the Healthy Choices Fund should have a focus on youth and promoting community partnerships, a Monday news release announcing the initiative states.

Grants of between $10,000 and $75,000 per year will be awarded from a pot of up to $400,000 per year. The application deadline is 5 p.m. April 1.

More information is available on the Health and Social Services website

Natalie Pressman

Reporting courts and cops and general news, Natalie started with NNSL Media in 2020. Before moving to Yellowknife, Natalie worked as a community radio trainer in Iskatewizaagegan #39 Independent First...

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