Indigenous

Conne River Health and Social Services is responsible for the design and delivery of a full range of community-based programs that enhance the awareness and provide for the continuing care of the members of the Miawpukek First Nation. This is accomplished through a range of health and social programming including:

  • Health promotion
  • Health protection
  • Continuing care
  • Social work
  • Child care
  • Mental health
  • Addictions

Hours
Monday—Friday: 9:00AM–5:00PM

Address:
66 Miawpukek Drive
Conne River, NL A0H 1J0
Telephone:
Clinic Number (709) 882 2710 / Emergency Number (709) 882 2705
Fax:
(709) 882-2899
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First Light is a registered non-profit organization that serves the urban Indigenous and non-Indigenous community alike by providing programs and services rooted in the revitalization, strengthening and celebration of Indigenous cultures and languages in the spirit of trust, respect, and friendship.

First Light’s Cultural Support team takes an interdisciplinary approach to facilitate Indigenous connections on an individual or group basis. The team can assist individuals with their personal wellness goals through an Indigenous lens. These services are not intended to replace traditional case management or support programs.

Hours: Monday-Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

*Please note the Cultural Support Team does not provide crisis intervention or after-hours support.

Address:
716 Water Street
St. John’s, NL A1E 1C1
Telephone:
(709) 726-5902
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The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada.

Experienced and culturally competent Help Line counsellors can help if you: •want to talk
•are distressed
•have strong emotional reactions
•are triggered by painful memories

If asked, counsellors can also work with you to find other wellness supports that are available near you

Phone and chat counselling is available in English and French. On request, phone counselling is also available in:

•Cree
•Ojibway
•Inuktitut

Telephone:
1-855-242-3310

The Labrador Friendship Centre will endeavor to provide the best possible services to enrich the lives of the Innu, Inuit, and Metis people of Labrador through the provision and implementation of social, cultural, health, education, employment, and developmental initiatives.

Address:
P.O.Box 767
49 Grenfell Street
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
A0P 1E0
Telephone:
(709) 896-8302 ext. 222
Fax:
(709) 896-8731
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Offering peer support and referrals

Address:
90 Main St, Stephenville NL A2N 1H9
Telephone:
(709) 643-3902
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