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Integration of the Linguistic Variable

Icone variable linguistiqueThe Société Santé en français designed the Healthbound 18-23 program, which has five targeted goals:
  • Accessible programs and services
  • Mobilized human resources
  • Language accessibility standards
  • Integration of the linguistic variable
  • Engaged and equipped communities
Systematic collection of the language variable by provinces and territories, thereby providing access to evidence-based planning and decision-making.

The evidence collected clearly shows the needs of Francophone and Acadian in a minority situation. It also provides information to those called upon to make decisions around the organization of French-language health services.