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Hope for Wellness Helpline

Site: Online/Telephone Service

Service: Mental Health Helpline and On-line Chat Counselling Services

Record #: OAK0429
Last Full Update: 30 Aug 2022

Contact Information

Crisis Phone Toll Free 1-855-242-3310

Agency Information

Description (Agency) Operates both a crisis counselling telephone helpline and on-line chat line for Indigenous people who are suffering from mental health issues
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2016
Funding Federal - Health Canada

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)
  • Operates a mental health telephone helpline for Indigenous people
  • Provides on-line chat counselling
  • Provides immediate, culturally relevant crisis counselling support
  • Refers callers to additional supports if needed
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Canada ; Ontario
Eligibility Indigenous people with mental health concerns
Application No application process * call for assistance
Languages English - telephone and chat ; French - telephone and chat ; Cree - telephone only ; Inuktitut - telephone only ; Ojibway - telephone only ; Cree, Ojibway, and Inuktitut availability varies from week to week, so you may need to call in to request services in those languages.
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Ontario
Address & Map
Northern Ontario, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Health Canada, Address Locator 0900C2 
Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9
Physical Access Not Applicable - Online and telephone service only

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