The mission of the Aboriginal Nurses Association of Canada is to improve the health of Aboriginal people, by supporting Aboriginal Nurses and by promoting the development and practice of Aboriginal Health Nursing.

In advancing this mission, the Association will engage in activities related to recruitment and retention, member support, consultation, research and education.


The Aboriginal Nurses Association of Canada will be widely recognized as a vital expert resource in advancing the health of Aboriginal communities, through its work with and on behalf of Aboriginal nurses.