Recommended handbook for health care professionals, educators at all levels, community workers, social workers, and anyone considering working with First Nations Elders. Based on first-hand research conducted in Winnipeg health care facilities where Aboriginal Elders work. Provides direction in the process of requesting a visit or teaching from an Aboriginal Elder, payment issues, qualifications, credentials, hiring, institutional cooperation, and confidentiality and documentation. As well, the handbook describes the various definitions of Elders and Healers from a variety of First Nations cultures such as Ojibwe, Cree, Dene, Dakota, Inuit, and Metis. A valuable reference for anyone considering working with Aboriginal Elders.