Phone or Text: Toll-Free 1-844-NAN-HOPE (1-844-626-4673)

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About the Program

The Nishnawbe Aski Mental Health Wellness Support Access Program (NAN Hope) provides community-driven, culturally appropriate and timely mental health and addictions support to members of the 49 First Nations communities in the Nishnawbe Aski Nation Territory.

This First Nation-led program is in response to the specific mental health needs of community members in northern Ontario, offering a central access point to mental health and addiction support.

The Program features:

  • 24/7 live answer at the toll-free telephone line at 1-844-NAN-HOPE (626-4673)
  • Live web-chat and text support through the website at or Facebook Messenger
  • Streamlined navigation to existing community-based and regional support services, bridging possible gaps in services;
  • Rapid access to confidential counselling support by telephone; and,
  • Access to a 24/7 crisis/distress support line.