Health, Wellness & Educational Services

Building Strength and Capacity from Within

The Good Medicine Group (GMG) is committed to working to support the health and wellness, prosperity, and self-determination of Aboriginal people everywhere.

Our programs and services reflect years of carefully listening to the Elders, communities and agencies we work with. The tools and resources we create draw out the skills, strengths and capacity in each unique nation or agency we work with. We look forward to supporting you in the spirit of bringing good medicine to the people, developing skills and capacity in the community, and building strength from within.

Our services are defined by our Aboriginal clients and range from train the trainer delivery to developing multi-year health plans to facilitating Provincial Aboriginal committee meetings to implementing BC’s first environmentally sustainable solar powered airfield.

The main service areas we bring together in support of an overall health and wellness are:

1. Community Health and Wellness Training and Capacity Building

  • Traditional Parenting and Family Wellness training
  • Curriculum Development
  • Community Health Planning
  • FASD
  • Infant Development
  • Financial Literacy
  • Lateral and Domestic Violence Prevention
  • Programs for Youth and Men
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Bullying
  • Grief and Loss

2. General Organizational Consulting and Support

  • Strategic organizational or community planning
  • Multi-year health planning
  • Team building
  • Project planning
  • Project management
  • Organizational training and support services for improved performance

3. Financial Capacity Building and Economic Development

  • Project Management
  • Active monitoring of funding opportunities
  • Proposal writing
  • Fundraising support
  • Over 30 years experience designing and delivering employment programs targeted to Aboriginal people

4. Enhanced and supported positive engagement between First Nations, resource-based industry, and Provincial and Federal governments:

  • Social and Cultural Impacts Assessments
  • Socio-Economic Impacts and Opportunities Assessments

Training Programs We Offer:

• Good Medicine Health and Wellness Program
• Good Medicine Lateral Violence Program
• Good Medicine Healthy Relationship (Domestic Violence) Program
• Good Medicine Family Wellness (Parenting) Program
• Good Medicine Pathways to Power Violence Prevention Program
• Good Medicine FASD Celebrating our Children and our Future
• Good Medicine Financial Wellness Program
• Good Medicine Cultural Tourism Program