Bell Let’s Talk initiates flag-raising to help end mental health stigma

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The nation’s three Northern capitals, as well as other Canadian cities, raised flags to promote mental health January 30, a day Bell Canada designated as the Bell Let’s Talk Day. “Bell Let’s Talk Day is an event that brings Canadians together from coast to coast to coast to promote positive mental health,” said Northwestel’s manager...
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Michele LeTourneau
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following a very short stint as a communications officer with the Government of the Northwest Territories, Michele spent a decade at a community-based environmental monitoring board in the mining industry, where she worked with Inuit, Chipewyan, Tlicho, Yellowknives Dene and Metis elders to help develop traditional knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit contributions for monitoring and management plans. She rejoined NNSL and moved to Iqaluit in May 2014 to write for Nunavut News. Michele has received a dozen awards for her work with NNSL.