Mental Health Support

National – Hope for Wellness Hotline
The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call the toll-free Help Line at 1-855-242-3310 or the online chat at      

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Crisis Line
A national, toll-free support call line provide support for anyone who requires assistance, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Call toll-free at 1-844-413-6649.

Kids Help PhoneKids Help Phone is a 24/7 national support service for youth. Connect by phone, text, chat or through the website. Call 1-800-668-6868 or Text CONNECT to 686868.


Domestic Violence Helpline and Mental Health Crisis Supports
Department of Health, Government of Nunavut, Local Health Centres. Contact your local health centre for mental health supports.

Nunavut Kamatsiaqtut Help Line
This free, confidential helpline is available 24-hours and is staffed by local volunteers nightly from 7pm – Midnight. Provides anonymous and confidential telephone counselling in English and Inuktitut for northerners in crisis.
Toll free: 1-800-265-3333 or Local: 1-867-979-3333

Cambridge Bay Community Wellness Center – Family Violence Prevention Program (FVPP)
FVPP can help you find shelter for you and your children, transportation to shelter, help to get an Emergency Protection Order (EPO), and telephone support like: Housing, social services, education, alcohol and drug treatment, and medical treatment (including someone to go with you to court or the hospital). Phone: 1-867-983-4670 or Shelter: 1-867-983-5232 – Nunavut
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