Ha-Shilth-Sa March 14, 2013

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Canada’s Oldest First Nations Newspaper - Serving Nuu-chah-nulth-aht since 1974 Canadian Publications Mail Product Vol. 40 - No. 5 - March 14, 2013 haas^i>sa “Innteresstinng Newss” Sales Agreement No. 40047776

Family and Child Services conference held on Creating Permanency By Debora Steel Ha-Shilth-Sa Reporter Port Alberni—On March 7 and 8, USMA Family and Child Services hosted a conference that gathered community service providers together at the Hupacasath House of Gathering to identify their wiliness and ability to work for children in care and determine how to best support them to remain connected to their communities and families. Special guest on Day One of the event was Dr. Martin Brokenleg, a family care expert and co-author of Reclaiming Youth at Risk: Our Hope for the Future. Continued on page 3.

Inside this issue... Tseshaht embraces new technology............................Page 2 News in Brief and Health Ability Fair........................Page 4 Ahousaht man wins big at Canucks Game...............Page 5 Letters to the editor.......................................................Page 6 Community and Beyond..............................................Page 8

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