The following resources are available to First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people in Canada who may require relevant mental health and other support. 

(Please note: this list is not exhaustive.)

  1. Indian Residential School Society Crisis Line (24-hour)
    Toll-Free Phone: 1-800-721-0066
  2. Indian Residential School Survivors Society Service Request Form
    Phone: 604-985-4464
    Toll-Free Phone: 1-866-925-4419
  3. Hope for Wellness Line (Languages: Inuktitut, Cree, Ojibway, English, French) 
    Phone: 1-855-242-3310
  4. KUU-US Crisis Line Society (24-hour Crisis Line)
    Adult/Elder Crisis Line: 250-723-4050
    Child/Youth Crisis Line: 250723-2040
    British-Columbia-Wide Toll-Free Phone: 1-800-588-8717
    Métis Crisis Line, British Columbia Toll-Free Phone: 1-833-638-4722
  5. Tsow Tun Le Lum Society
    Phone: 1-250-390-3123
    Toll-Free Phone: 1-888-403-3123 
  6. Kids Help Phone
    Toll-Free Phone: 1-800-668-6868
    Texters may request to speak with an Indigenous crisis responder by texting FIRST NATIONS, INUIT, or METIS:
    For youth: 686868
    For adults: 741741 
  7. Native Youth Crisis Hotline( 24-hour)
    Toll-Free Phone: 1-877-209-1266
  8. Talk 4 Healing (for Indigenous women in Ontario)
    Toll-Free Phone: 1-855-554-4325
  9. BC First Nations Health Authority
    National Indian Residential Schools Crisis Line

    Toll-Free Phone: 1-866-925-4419