Inclusion Criteria

The following Inclusion Criteria guided the selection of the programs/resources for the FIMESIP Inventory:

  • Include First Nations, Inuit and Métis youth and/or adult participants
  • Have an Aboriginal focus 
    • Including role of language and culture
  • Address at least 3 (any 3) of the 9 Essential Skills (ES)
    • May focus on 1 ES (if intake procedure permits 2+ ES to be addressed elsewhere)
  • Include any of the following ES interventions: awareness-building, assessment, development of learning plan, tools and/or training/skills development.
  • Include fly-in/remote, urban, prison, reserve/band community based initiatives
  • May include those not yet fully implemented or those no longer funded