Projects 2018-2021

Projects of the French Language Health

With financial support from Health Canada, 42 provincial, territorial and regional projects are now under way in all provinces and territories. The goal of these projects, developed by the Networks and their partners along with local proponents, is to maintain or implement accessible programs and services, support mobilized human resources and build engaged and equipped communities.


Sustainability of Mental Health First Aid courses in French Health Allies: representation of an engaged community

British Columbia

Service points for French-language health services based on information and communications technology (ICT) Opening a bilingual community health centre in Vancouver Cafés de Paris – Informal space where employees practise their French 

Prince Edward Island

Creating bilingual neighbourhoods in the Beach Grove and Maplewood long-term care homes Cafés de Paris – Informal spaces where employees practise their French  Increasing home care services in French


Integration of French-language services into the new Shared Health organization Provincial bilingual human resources strategy Exploration of a respite service model for informal caregivers 

Nova Scotia

Training for volunteers providing palliative care support Training in active offer of French-language health services for students in health programs  Strategy for recruitment, identification and recognition of bilingual health professionals

New Brunswick

Réseau-action Communautaire (RAC)

Ways of engaging the Acadian and Francophone community in the health system Place of Francophone community actors in mental health and anti-stigma initiatives

Réseau-action Formation et recherche (RAFR)

Practical model of an organizational culture that promotes the active offer of French-language health services  Building the capacity of Francophone mental health workers Analysing the capacity of long-term care facilities to serve Francophone seniors

Réseau-action Organisation des services (RAOS)

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Mental health forum Virtual Café de Paris – Informal space where employees practise their French Implementation of the community social pediatrics model


Access to mental health service via telemedicine Interpretation via telemedicine and phone or web companionship Welcoming, recognition and linguistic support for Francophile human resources 



Salon Santé – Bringing health professionals and health service providers together


Access to French-language services in long-term care homes Improving the patient experience Continuous improvement of active offer of French-language health services


Welcoming Communities: Community collaboration to integrate and retain bilingual human resources Increasing access to French-language services at Georgian Village  


Evaluation and preparation for the implementation of clinics or health centres in urban areas Evaluation and implementation of French-language health services delivery models in rural areas Improving the skills of bilingual students and health professionals and rewarding their competencies

Newfoundland and Labrador

Visages de la santé – Recognition and identification of French-speaking health professionals French-language services navigation pilot project – St. John’s, Newfoundland area Enhancements of French mental health services

Northwest Territories

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Mental health telemedicine pilot project Integrating bilingual health human resources


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Health interpretation and navigation services Care pathway for Francophone seniors Cafés de Paris and activities for recognizing and retaining bilingual staff