How can I receive support for residential school trauma?
Daisy Herodier-Bearskin talks about the IRS Support Helpline
The Cree Health Board Residential School Resolution Health Support Program, part of Maanuuhiikuu Mental Health Services, is here to help anyone who needs support during this painful time.
Did you know?
IRS Support Workers are community members who participated in TRC Hearings and Gatherings and are trained to support residential school survivors and their families.
Here are the names and cell numbers of six IRS Support Workers.
IRS Cultural and Emotional Support Workers
For 24/7 mental health support, you can also call Wiichiwaauwin Helpline. The Helpline staff can help you connect with all the mental health support services we offer in every community.
Wiichihiiwaauwin (Mental Health) Helpline
Service available 24/7. Cree speakers and Elders are available upon request
Emotional and cultural support services to former Indian Residential School students and their family and intergenerational members