The Huron Perth and Area Ontario Health Team (HPA-OHT) Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Working Group has released three resources to support member organizations, and others, in their work. These resources include:
- DEI Statement
Huron Perth and Area Ontario Health Team (HPA-OHT) works to create a healthcare system that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve and provides equitable and inclusive care.
The Ontario Health Team commits to create and maintain a health system that is diverse, inclusive, equitable and welcoming.
- Land Acknowledgement
We understand the land on which we gather is the traditional territory of the Anishinaabeg, Haudenosaunee, Ojibwa and Wendat. Treaty 29 and Treaty 45 ½ are the established agreements to peacefully share and be stewards of the land.
We recognize the long history of Indigenous and First Nations Peoples of Turtle Island and show our respect to them today. We commit to the following action:
- DEI Guide