Hope Air Diabetes Flights Program

In 2013, Hope Air arranged over 200 free flights for people who needed medical support for diabetes and related complications that were not available in their home communities. In early 2014, Hope Air received a generous corporate donation to expand the program.

Hope Air can arrange flights on commercial routes serviced by Canada’s national airlines and some larger regional airlines (e.g. Bearskin in Ontario, HawkAir in B.C.). The charity doesn’t have airline partners or funding to fly to more remote Northern areas. Also, Hope Air can’t arrange flights for individuals who have access to government programs or other organizations that reimburse travel expenses for healthcare. All individuals who request a free flight are contacted by a Hope Air volunteer and asked about family income and other access to support. The Hope Air in-take process is very simple and generally completed within five to 10 minutes.

Hope Air Brochure – English
Hope Air Brochure – French

The following links are provided to help you access the program services:

Flight Request Form
Like Hope Air On Facebook
Join Hope Air on Twitter

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Contact Us

National Indigenous Diabetes Association Inc.
103-90 Garry Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
R3C 4H1

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  • Registration is now open for the 2020 BC Aboriginal Diabetes Conference / NIDA National Indigenous Diabetes Conference!

ONLINE REGISTRATION

Please photocopy registration form or print form from website as required.  We encourage you to register online @ www.bcadc.ca. Payment required at the time of online registration.  Participants will receive an agenda when you check in on site at the Conference. Check-in begins Monday, March 16th, at 2 p.m. in the foyer.

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEE
Per Participant
Before February 7th – $275
After February 8th – $300
Ages 7 – 18 years – $200

PLEASE NOTE:
PRE-Registration Only – No new registrations will be taken on site.

No registrations accepted without payment. Space secured only upon payment.

If you cannot register online, please print and mail the form linked here.

A $50 administration fee will be charged to all refunds prior to February 14th.
No refunds after February 15th.
Registrations are transferable with prior notification. Payment must accompany registration forms.

SCENT FREE EVENT
Please consider those who are sensitive to scents, colognes and perfumes.

CONFERENCE INCLUDES
March 16th, Monday – Supper
March 17th, Tuesday – Breakfast, Lunch, Supper & Snack
March 18th, Wednesday – Breakfast, Lunch, Banquet & Snack
March 19th, Thursday – Breakfast, Lunch & Snack & Conference Package

Resources & Poster Displays
Do you have a poster presentation or resource you want to display or vendor sales? Contact: TRADEFAIR@shaw.ca

Online registration available @ bcacd.ca
Payment with credit card MUST accompany online registrations.
Registration secured only upon payment.
Additional registration info – Contact: bcadcregistrations@shaw.ca
or 250 804 8332

http://bcadc.ca/registration/

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  • Happy Winter Solstice! #nonprofit #community
  • A friendly reminder that the National Indigenous Diabetes Association (NIDA) is accepting submissions for our Winter 2019 newsletter (December 21). We are accepting submissions until 4:30pm Friday, 
December 13, 2019. We want to share your stories and information for 
others to read about and learn from.

We welcome submissions related to all things related to wellness of 
First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples... diabetes and healthy-living, 
Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative, seasonal recipes, seasonal physical 
activity, kids’ activities, eye care, physical activity, foot care, 
mental health, food sovereignty, food security, nutrition, research, 
community and personal success stories with diabetes management and 
prevention.

Articles are accepted in MS Word format, can be up to 600 words, and 
can include pictures or graphics. Pictures may be submitted in jpeg 
format, and separate from the Word document.

Please email your submissions to executivedirector@nada.ca

Thank you!

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