Indigenous Resources

2-Spirited People of the 1st Nations
Support, referrals, advocacy * HIV/AIDS education and prevention including distribution of male and female condoms, lubricant and Aboriginal resource material * needle exchange and harm reduction mate ...
www.2spirits.org
416-944-9300
Aboriginal Legal Services
Community Legal Clinic 416-408-4041, fax 416-408-1568 * deals primarily with landlord and tenant issues, Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Plan (ODSP), Canada Pension Plan Disability (CPPD ...
www.aboriginallegal.ca
416-408-3967 or 416-408-4041
Canada. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, National Office, First Nation Housing and Affordable Housing - On-Reserve and Off-Reserve
Housing organization for First Nations, Métis and Inuit people. On-reserve: innovative financing techniques and training tools and information to increase building capacity and address housing needs O ...
www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/
613-748-2000
Canada. Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs and Indigenous Services, Ottawa - 10 Wellington St, Allegations and Complaints
Allows individuals to establish complaints about the conduct of First Nation/Inuit/Métis government bodies and organizations in relation to the funding of the department and the way those funds are ad ...
www.canada.ca/en/indigenous-services-canada.html
Toll free 1-855-504-6760
Canada. Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada, Gatineau - Wellington St, Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement
Programs include: Residential School Information Line, 1-866-879-4913 -- Mon-Sun 8 am-11 pm * basic information about IAP, ADR and CEP programs * will mail out application kits * confirms receipt of I ...
www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100015576/1100100015577#sect1
Enquiries, toll free 1-800-567-9604
Canada. Health Canada, Ontario Region, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch
Federal health government programs related to Aboriginal health Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative (ADI) : health promotion activities delivered by community diabetes workers and health service providers ...
www.hc-sc.gc.ca/contact/fniah-spnia/fnih-spni/region-eng.php
Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative (ADI) 613-866-9679 
Aboriginal Head Start on Reserve (AHSOR) 613-797-5692 
Contribution Agreements Resource Centre 613-952-0088 
eHealth Unit 613-241-2751
Canada. Indigenous Services Canada, Gatineau - Wellington St, Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement - Health Supports Call Centres
Indian residential schools resolution health support program * offers professional counseling, emotional support provided by Resolution Health Support Workers, cultural support provided by Elders, and ...
www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca
Health Supports Call Centre in Ontario, toll free 1-888-301-6426
Canada. Indigenous Services Canada, Ontario Regional Office
Provides information on services on reserves such as education, housing, community infrastructure and social support * administers the "Indian Act" * provides registration services and information on ...
www.canada.ca/en/indigenous-services-canada.html
416-973-5282
Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (The)
Not-for-profit coalition of individuals and organizations which provides leadership, support and advocacy for Aboriginal people in Canada living with and affected by the human immunodeficiency virus ( ...
www.caan.ca
604-266-7616
Canadian Roots Exchange, Mailing Address
Cultural Exchanges * Host communities help to build face-to-face relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth National Youth Gatherings * Annual National Youth Conference facilitating sh ...
canadianroots.ca
647-956-5019
Canadian Virtual Hospice
Online information and support about advanced illness, palliative and end-of-life care, loss and grief * listings of over 900 programs, services and recommended resources Answers to your questions: tr ...
www.virtualhospice.ca
204-475-1494
CESO
International Service -- retired, semi-retired or professionally active Canadians with technical or managerial experience provide volunteer consultative services overseas * airfare, medical insurance ...
www.ceso-saco.com
416-961-2376
First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Helpline, Telephone and On-line Chat Services, Mental Health Helpline and On-line Chat Counselling Services
* Operates a mental health telephone helpline for Indigenous people * Provides on-line chat counselling * Provides immediate, culturally relevant crisis counselling support * Refers callers to additi ...
www.hopeforwellness.ca/
First Nations University of Canada
Some of the Indigenous programs include: * Business and Public Administration * Indigenous Literatures in English * Environmental Health and Science * Indigenous Access and Transition Education Certif ...
fnuniv.ca
Toll free 1-800-267-6303
Indigenous Diabetes Health Circle, Niagara Region
Provides financial assistance for the development, and enhancement of programs and services focusing on the education, prevention, and management of diabetes in aboriginal communities, both on and off ...
www.idhc.life
905-938-2915
Indspire
Building Brighter Futures -- bursaries and scholarships for postsecondary studies * Soaring -- annual Indigenous youth empowerment gathering * Rivers to Success -- matches Indigenous students with me ...
www.indspire.ca
416-987-0249
London Middlesex Counselling and Addiction Services, First Nations Counselling
First Nations crisis counselling * Indian Residential School Resolution Health Support Program * in-home visits available * counselling sessions may be available via online videoconference
www.firstnationscounselling.com
Métis Nation of Ontario, Ottawa - Slater St, Healing and Wellness Branch - Victim Services Program
Culturally relevant victim services * advocacy * access to cultural supports and community groups and circles to support healing * referrals to relevant community agencies and programs, and to psychia ...
www.metisnation.org
Administration 613-798-1488
Métis Nation of Ontario, Ottawa - Slater St
Support and development of self-government institutions of Métis people Variety of services offered for the following areas: healing and wellness, education, labour market development, housing, Duty t ...
www.metisnation.org
613-798-1488
Métis Nation of Ontario - Toronto Regional Office
Deliver various programs and services for Metis people * education & training, healing & wellness, intergovernmental relations, lands, resources & consultations Services and ...
www.metisnation.org
416-977-9881
Métis Nation of Ontario, Brampton - Credit River, Healing and Wellness
General emotional support * friendly visiting * individual advocacy and referrals * assistance to people with disabilities access programs * nutrition and fitness awareness * stress management * alcoh ...
www.metisnation.org
905-450-4844
Métis Women's Circle, Métis Womens Circle
A group of women who support, educate, and empower Metis women. Through reciprocity and the healing journey, the Circle aims to help Metis woman reclaim and celebrate their cultures, histories and ide ...
www.metiswomenscircle.ca
905-628-5813
Native Canadian Centre of Toronto
Senior's program -- outreach to Indigenous seniors and people with disabilities * social safety visits and reassurance check * congregate dining * friendly visiting * In-Home personal support -- pers ...
www.ncct.on.ca
416-964-9087
Native Child and Family Services of Toronto, Women's Transition House
Transitional housing * capacity 15 -- 8 women, 7 children
www.nativechild.org
House mentor 416-537-2261
Native Education and Training College of Business, Healthcare, Human Service and Technology, Online/Web Service, Education and Training Services
* Functions as a non-profit post-secondary college * Focused on enhancing and upgrading the skills of those employed by Aboriginal Canada from chief and council to the band office janitor * Diploma a ...
www.nativetc.com
705-494-4700
Native Horizons Treatment Centre
National Native Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program – prevention, intervention and follow up services for people with addictions Services include: * 6-week co-ed residential program * 1-2 week Hold onto Yo ...
nhtc.ca
905-768-5144
Native Women's Association of Canada
Native women’s association founded on the collective goal to enhance, promote, and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of First Nations and Métis women within First Nation, ...
nwac.ca
613-722-3033
Native Women's Resource Centre of Toronto, Community Programs
Crisis intervention * information and referral * urban orientation * community outreach * food programs Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children -- home visits for families with children birth-6 yea ...
www.nwrct.ca
416-963-9963
Ontario Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Strategy
Advocates for Indigenous Canadians with HIV/AIDS * HIV/AIDS education and training to Indigenous organizations * health promotion and outreach services * referrals and assistance in obtaining services
www.oahas.org
416-944-9481
Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres, Provincial Office
Coordinates services * directly manages and administers variety of provincial programs * information about member centres and their services Training programs for member centres -- Aboriginal Criminal ...
www.ofifc.org
416-956-7575
Ontario Indigenous Youth Partnership Project, Ottawa - Mailing Address
Platform for Indigenous youth * explore and execute ideas * gain access to small grants of up to $5,000 * have opportunities to receive or take on mentorship roles, participate in skills training, and ...
oiypp.weebly.com/
Thea Belanger 613-714-9668
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General - Northern Region, Toronto, Family Information Liaison Unit
* Provides family members of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) access to confidential, culturally responsive, trauma-informed and victim-centered assistance * Supports families ...
www.justice.gc.ca/eng/fund-fina/cj-jp/fund-fond/mmiw-fada/info.html
416-212-4111
Ontario. Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, e-Channel
Web-based, distance learning option for Ministry-funded Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) program * students may wish to take the web-based course in addition to an on-site course Designated LBS service ...
www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/eopg/programs/lbs.html
Peel Aboriginal Network, Indigenous Friendship Centre
​Centre to meet, socialize, share and learn from each other * services include housing, food and clothing bank, employment counselling, traditional healing and wellness, legal, youth services, cultura ...
www.peelaboriginalnetwork.com/PAN/Home.html
905-712-4726
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville - Trafalgar Road Campus, Centre for Indigenous Learning and Support
An inclusive space for all Indigenous (which includes all Status and non-Status, First Nations, Metis, and Inuit) as well as non-Indigenous students to build and foster a sense of community. Services ...
www.sheridancollege.ca/life-at-sheridan/student-services/indigenous-learning-and-support.aspx
905-845-9430 ext 5444
Six Nations Polytechnic, Ohsweken - Fourth Line
A post-secondary organization, recognized by community government, and institutions of higher learning, as a centre of excellence for Indigenous knowledge * delivering community-based post-secondary p ...
www.snpolytechnic.com
519-445-0023
Talk4Healing, Telephone and On-line Chat Services, Telephone Helpline and On-line Chat Counselling Services
Offers culturally appropriate counselling services to Indigenous women by Indigenous women, via telephone, text or chat
www.Talk4Healing.com
Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
National organization promoting equality for women * intervenes in court cases to challenge discrimination against women using the equality guarantees of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms * ...
www.leaf.ca
416-595-7170