Support Services


If you need someone to talk to... there are people who are here to listen.

 


Community Support Line (available evenings & weekends): (807) 271-3553

This line is available if you need someone to talk to but are not sure where to call, you need connection to a counsellor or you're concerned about a family member or friend. 

 

Supports Available in the Community:

  • Mental Health Therapists: Lynn Wells (youth/children and families)
  • Customary Care Resource Team: Tanya Hughes/Family Counselor; Pamela Copenace/Family Preservation Worker: 484-2299 or Customary Care On Call: 275-5111 (if no answer, send a text)
  • Weechi it tewan Family Services: 274-3201
  • Health Team: Kathy Jack/Community Wellness Worker; Mike Copenace/NNADAP; Lindsay Prince/Mental Health Worker: 484-2339
  • Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services – Behavioural Health Program: 274-2042
  • Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre Mental Health Program: 274-3131
  • A caring adult you trust such as a parent, caregiver, staff, teacher, police officer, friend’s parent, kookum, elder, an aunty or uncle..

 

Other Safe & Confidential Help Lines

Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868 www.kidshelpphone.ca

Crisis Response Services: 1-888-888-8988

Talk4Healing (for Aboriginal Women):  1-855-554-HEAL (4325)