Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador Francophone Health Network


The Network

The Réseau Santé en français de Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador (Newfoundland and Labrador Francophone Health Network) is administered by the Fédération des francophones de Terre-Neuve et du Labrador (FFTNL). It is a member of a national network, the Société de Santé en français. The Réseau santé en français de Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador (Newfoundland and Labrador Francophone Health Network) brings together key players working toward the goal of obtaining health care in French for the province’s francophone and Acadian community.

Our mission

To improve the delivery of health services in French, the RSFTNL heightens awareness and community engagement, and strategically advises partners on planning, organization and integration of quality health services.

Our vision

The RSFTNL is known for its contributions to the health care system that aim to provide excellent care in French and meet the needs of the Francophone community.

Our values
  • Innovation : be creative proposing efficient, effective and responsive health services in French to the francophone community.
  • Integrity : maintain a coherent thought, action and discourse, and demonstrate transparency in the management of public funds.
  • Collaboration : have an open-minded attitude with RSFTNL partners.
  • Rigor : maintain high quality standards and base actions on verifiable data to ensure RSFTNL credibility.


Jacqueline Higgins
Director of NL Francophone Health Network
Phone: (709) 800-6195

Daniel Taïeb
Project and Communications Officer of NL Francophone Health Network
Phone: (709) 800-6194


Centre scolaire et communautaire des Grands-Vents
65 Ridge Rd, suite 233
St. John’s (Newfoundland and Labrador)  A1B 4P5

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