|Profile of RésoSanté Colombie-Britannique|
Following up on the mandate received from its members in November 2001, the Fédération des francophones de la Colombie-Britannique submitted a proposal to Société santé en français (SSF) to create a sectoral table on French-language health services in
Based on beliefs of respect, diversity, equity, and accessibility, in a spirit of partnership and dialogue, RésoSanté Colombie-Britannique supports the development, integration, and sustainability of French-language health services throughout BC. RésoSanté proposes, develops and supports the implementation of strategies; promotes French-language health services; ensures the sharing of information; promotes awareness and involvement of the francophone population; and proposes and facilitates research on French-language health services in BC.
Make-up of RésoSanté
Community representation: One representative each from La Boussole, an aid agency for disadvantaged people in Vancouver, the help line Société Inform’Elles Society, Réseau-Femmes Colombie-Britannique (British Columbia Women’s Network), the Conseil Scolaire francophone de la C.-B. (Francophone Education Authority of BC) and the Fédération des francophones de la Colombie-Britannique, the organism representing the BC Francophone community.
Institutional representation: One representative each from the Foyer Maillard, a bilingual care home for the elderly, and three BC health authorities.
Health professionals: One representative of each of the following: a nurse, a general practitioner, a specialist, and a professional working in an institutional setting.
Educational institutions: One representative each from university and college level health training programs.
Activities of RésoSanté
HOW TO REACH US?
201-2929 Commercial Drive,