Healthy Choices Fund

Applying for the Healthy Choices Fund

Healthy Choices Fund

The Healthy Choices Fund helps eligible organizations and community governments maximize the impact of health promotion and prevention activities that support individuals, families, and communities in making positive lifestyle choices.

2019-2020 Funding Recipients

Organization

Project

Funding

Aurora College

Healthy Campuses Build Student Success

$75,000.00 (

Multi-year Funding for 3 years-2018-2021

$25,000.00 per year from 2018 - 2021)

Children First Society

Reaching Out – Young Children and their Families

$25,624.00

Deline Got’ine Government

Edenats’edi: Reconnecting with Ourselves by the Sahuot’ine Nats’eju Initiative $75,000.00
Foster Family Coalition of the NWT

Camp Connections Programming

$10,000.00

Inuvik Native Band

Youth Governance Enhancement

$30,000.00
Inuvik Youth Centre IYC Nutrition Club $15,855.00
Ka’sho Got’ine Housing Society Learning and Eating Together

$75,000 (Multi Year Funding for 3 years – 2019 - 2023)

$25,000.00 for 2019-2020 FY

$25,000.00 for 2020-2021 FY

$25,000.00 for 2021 – 2022 FY

Liidlii Kue First Nation

Elders Community Kitchen $31,374.00
Northern Farm Training Institute

From the Land Food Program

$19,950.00
NWT Literacy Council

Community Connections Health And Wellness for Newcomers

$28,145.00
Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (Stanton Territorial Hospital)

T.A.S.T.E  – Time Honored Action For Sustaining Traditional Eating

$136,027.50

Multi-Year funding for 2 years

$74,052.00 for 2019 - 2020 FY

$ 61,976.25 for 2020 - 2021 FY
Tides Canada Initiatives Society Land to Life-Northern Youth Wellness Initiative

$40,000.00

TOTAL $400,000.00

2018-2019 Funding Recipients

Organization

Project

Funding

Aurora College

Healthy Campuses Build Student Success

$75,000.00 (Multi-year at $25,000.00 per year from 2018 – 2021)

Children First Society

Reaching Out – Young Children and their Families

$24,935.86

Ecology North

#loveNWTwater for Healthy Communities

$23,625.00

FOXY

FOXY Sexual Health Workshop

$60,000.00

Gwich’in Tribal Council

Community Prevention, Prevention & Awareness Program

$74,970.00

Inuvik Native Band

Emergency Warming Shelter Assistant

$50,400.00

Liidlii Kue First Nation

Lights on Cooking Classes

$19,293.75

Moms, Boobs & Babies

Breastfeeding and Parent Support & Normalization Campaign

$20,000.00

NTHSSA-Sahtu

Parenting in the Sahtu – TRIPLE P PARENTING PROGRAM

$30,996.74

Tetlit Gwich’in Council

Tetlit Gwichin Men’s Initiative Project

$ 30,778.65

Tides Canada Intiatives

North Youth Leadership on the Land Programs

$40,000.00

TOTAL $400,000.00

Interested in applying for the Healthy Choices Fund?

For ideas and information on what others are doing, please email hcif@gov.nt.ca.