Mental Health Resources

Mental Health Crisis Lines and Mental Health Resources for Indigenous Community Members:

Hope for Wellness – Indigenous help line:1-855-242-3310

Online chat:

Indian Residential School Survivor 24 Hour Crisis Line:1-866-925-4419 

Indian Residential School Survivors Society 

For CRISIS SUPPORT 24/7 call 1-800-721-0066 

Kids Help Phone: Indigenous Peoples can connect with an Indigenous volunteer crisis responder, when available, by texting FIRST NATIONS, INUIT or METIS to: 

686868 for youth 

741741 for adults 

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National Mental Health Crisis Support 

Canada Suicide Prevention Service 24 Hour Crisis Line: 1-833-456-4566 Text 45645 (4PM – 12AM EST) 

Kids Help Phone 24 Hour Services: 1-800-668-6868 or text CONNECT to 686868 Live chat 6:00 pm – midnight EST:

Support by Province:

Government of Canada:

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