Government of Canada

Indigenous Services Canada - Indian Residential Schools Resolution Health Support Program


Description
Provides mental health, emotional, and cultural, support services to former Indian Residential School students and their families.

Service offers:

  •  cultural supports from Elders and traditional healers that include ceremonies, teachings, and dialogue
  •  emotional support provided by local Aboriginal organizations
  •  counseling Indigenous services Canada registered professionals 
  •  transportation to support services 
Key Provider: psychologists, social workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to former Indian Residential School students and their families.
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
  • call 1-866-925-4419 for the 24 hour crisis support line
  • call 1-888-495-6588 for more information on services
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-888-495-6588
Telephone
1-866-925-4419 (24 Hour National Crisis Line)
Web Site
https://www.canada.ca/en/indigenous-services-canada/services/first-nations-inuit-health/health-care-services/indian-residential-schools-health-supports/indian-residential-schools-resolution-health-support-program.html#a1
Languages
French
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 8, 2019
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM