Health and social services assistants in Nunavik help the clientele of Northern Quebec with physical or psychosocial problems by referring them to the appropriate resources. They assist people in matters of nutrition, clothing, personal hygiene or safety. They can act as interpreters, organize community activities, facilitate prevention or support groups and information sessions. As part of their duties, they may be required to perform administrative tasks. This essential and rewarding job requires patience and listening skills. This job requires dedication, good judgment and the ability to show initiative.