Youth Sector

This resource is published by the Chiefs of Ontario and encourages First Nations Youth to create their own youth councils so that their voices can be heard and experience leadership positions. The resource explains how First Nations youth may empower themselves and become advocates and provides information on developing a council. 


If you are in the Waterloo, Wellington or Dufferin, Ontario region and need help, call 1-844-437-3247 (HERE247). Help is available 24/7

Spectra Helpline

If you are in the Peel Ontario region and need help, call:
English Line, 24/7
Mississauga/Brampton: (905) 459-7777
Caledon: (905) 459-7770
Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi, Spanish & Portuguese Lines: 905-459-7777
Mon - Fri (10am-10pm)
Mandarin & Cantonese Line:  416-920-0497
Mon - Fri (10am-10pm)
Between 2am and 2pm, you can text 741741 or online chat: 


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