Program Overview :

  • Cultural Safety Design Collaborative

Cultural Safety Design Collaborative Participating Teams

Healthcare Excellence Canada is supporting 11 teams to participate in the Cultural Safety Design Collaborative, an initiative designed to support teams in developing and implementing a project to address racism experienced by First Nations, Inuit, and Métis in the health system and foster cultural safety.

Meet the teams

The following teams have been invited to participate in the Cultural Safety and Design Collaborative.


  • William J. Cadzow Lac La Biche Healthcare Center, Alberta Health Services (Lac La Biche, AB)

British Columbia

  • First Nations Health Authority and Métis Nation British Columbia (British Columbia)


  • Northern Region Health Authority (Thompson, MB)
  • Women’s Health Clinic (Winnipeg, MB)

Newfoundland and Labrador

  • Labrador-Grenfell Zone,Health Newfoundland and Labrador Health Services (Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL)

Northwest Territories

  • Government of Northwest Territories Health and Social Services (Yellowknife, NWT)


  • The Ottawa Hospital (Ottawa, ON)


  • Qikiqtani General Hospital, Government of Nunavut (Iqaluit, NU)


  • CHU de Québec-Université Laval (Quebec City, QC)
  • Inuulitsivik Health Centre (Nunavik, QC)


  • Saskatchewan Health Authority (Saskatoon, SK)

More information regarding the teams and their improvement projects will be available soon.