March 2024


National Youth-to-Youth Experience

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HIP invites 15-17 year-olds from across Canada to participate in this innovative program.

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Indigenous Crisis Support Lines: Where to Find Help

We understand that an integral component towards decolonization, reconciliation with and justice for First Nations and Indigenous People, is the acknowledgment that mental health and wellness continue to remain a site of resistance for First Nations and Indigenous People. It is with this recognition that we wish to share, while not exhaustive, the following list of mental health hotlines and resources centered on supporting First Nations and Indigenous People in crisis.

IRSSS Crisis Line (Indian Residential School Survivor) – 1-800-721-0066

Manitoba Metis Federation Mental Health Line/Wellness Line – 1-833-390-1041 daily (7am-11am)

Métis nation of BC Crisis Line – 1-833-638-4722

Métis Nation of Ontario – 1-877-767-7572

Anishinawbe Health Toronto – 1-800-668-6868

Residential School Survivor Crisis Hotline – 1-866-925-4419

Native Youth Crisis Hotline – 1-877-209-1266

First Nations and Inuit Hope for wellness Help Hotline – 1-855-242-3310

Strong Hearts Native Helpline – 1-844-762-8483

Crisis Line for Racial Equity Support – 503-575-3764 (mon-Friday 9am-5pm PST)

SAMHSA Treatment Referral Helpline – 1-877-726-4727

Hope for Wellness Helpline – 1-855-242-3310. For online chat visit

TALK4Healing – 1-855-554-4325
• available in 14 languages
• For Indigenous Women