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Aboriginal community legal workers — Give legal information and limited advice services

Legal information outreach workers — Give legal information and provide referrals

BC211 — Free confidential referrals to help and information — Call 211


Crisis support and counselling

First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line — Free, experienced, and culturally competent help — Call 1-855-242-3310 (24 hours every day)

Indian Residential School Survivors Society — 1-800-721-0066  (no charge)

KUU-US Crisis Line Society — First Nations and Indigenous-specific support — Call 1-800-588-8717  (24 hours every day; no charge anywhere in BC)

Métis Crisis Line — Call 1-833-638-4722 (1-833-MétisBC) 24 hours every day

Native Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-877-209-1266 (24 hours every day)

Residential School Crisis Line: 1-866-925-4419 (24 hours every day)