Non-Insured Health Benefits for First Nations and
Inuit

This program covers mental health counselling to provide support for an
immediate mental health need (for individuals, families or groups).
Self-referral for this counselling program requires a status registration
number. Please call directly to our office.

If you’re experiencing emotional distress and want to talk, call the First
Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line at 1-855-242-3310 or the
online chat at hopeforwellness.ca. It’s toll-free and open 24 hours a day, 7
days a week.

This program is part of the federal mental wellness programs for First
Nations and Inuit, within Indigenous Services Canada: www.canada.ca/en/indigenous-services-canada.html
Manitoba Region (mental health counselling benefits):
1-800-665-8507

Indian Residential Schools Resolution Health
Support Program

The Indian Residential Schools Resolution Health Support Program
provides mental health and emotional support services directly to former
students and their families. Self-referral for this support program can be
made directly to our office. We will assist you with determining eligibility
and enrollment into the program.

A National Indian Residential School Crisis Line has been set up to provide
support for former Residential School students. You can access emotional
and crisis referral services by calling the 24-Hour National Crisis Line:
1-866-925-4419

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