SSAIC has individual counselling options for survivors of the inter-generational trauma caused by the legacy of the Residential School System.
Our office has access to a smudging room as an option before or after counselling services.
- The national Indian Residential School Crisis Line is 1-866-250-4419.
- The Government of Canada also has a brochure and crisis line information.
- Hope for Wellness offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada; you can request phone support in Cree, Ojibway, and Inuktitut languages.
Education Materials Specific to the Residential School System
If you are looking for educational resources or materials to better understand the legacy of the residential school system, please visit Legacy of Hope.