Kids Help Phone

Site: Administrative Office

Service: Group Wellness Programs

Record #: MET6982
Last Full Update: 26 Nov 2021

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-586-5437, Administration
Fax 416-586-0651
E-Mail info@kidshelpphone.ca
Website www.kidshelpphone.ca

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Group wellness programs

Counsellor in the Classroom, kidshelpphone.ca/get-involved/are-you-an-educator-check-out-counsellor-in-the-classroom
Promotes discussion of mental health and wellness, available in-person or online
  • educator-led classroom activities
  • 45-minute phone or video call between class and KHP counsellor

Brighter Days: An Indigenous Wellness Program, kidshelpphone.ca/get-involved/brighter-days-an-indigenous-wellness-program
Culturally safe and engaging audio and video group sessions on mental health and wellness, including skills development, tools and resources
  • pre-session video
  • virtual conversation with KHP Indigenous Wellness Specialist
  • package includes step-by-step booklet, resource materials and promotional gifts for youth participants
Hours Sessions vary by group, contact for details
Areas Served Canada ; Ontario
Eligibility Counsellor in the Classroom open to students in grades 6-12


Brighter Days open to First Nations, Inuit and M├ętis youth 6-29 years, including community groups and classrooms

Residency Requirements: Canada
Application Educators visit website for Counsellor in the Classroom registration form
Educators and community youth group leaders visit website for Brighter Days Indigenous Wellness Program online registration form; youth can also anonymously request Brighter Days session and indicate adult community helper to be contacted by Indigenous Engagement Coordinator
Languages Interpreters available for Arabic, Dari, Mandarin, Pashto, Russian, and Ukrainian
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
Canada
Mailing Address 439 University Ave 
Suite 300 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M5G 1Y8
Physical Access Not applicable

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Indigenous Peoples
HCSD Sub Heading Health
Service Categories Wellness Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Wellness Programs ~ Young Adults ; Wellness Programs ~ Youth

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