We Were Children: Important Resources

The film We Were Children contains topics and disturbing content surrounding Residential Schools. It may cause trauma brought on by memories of past abuse.

A National Indian Residential School Crisis Line is available for those who are seeking emotional and crisis referral services.

Please call the Crisis Line at 1-866-925-4419 if you or someone you know needs help.

Other available resources include:

  • Crisis Services Canada: 1-833-456-4566 or text 45645
  • Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868
  • First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line: 1-855-242-3310
  • Native Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-877-209-1266