Taking Care: We recognize that our response to Call to Action 17 comes at a difficult time for many and that our efforts to honour victims and families may act as an unwelcome reminder to those who have suffered hardships through generations of government policies that were harmful to Indigenous peoples. We encourage all those who need some support at this time to reach out and know that support is always there for you through Hope for Wellness Help Line at 1-855-242-3310 (toll-free) or the online chat at hopeforwellness.ca open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Also, for immediate assistance to those who may need it, the National Indian Residential School Crisis Line is available 24 hours a day at 1-866-925-4419.
OTTAWA, ON, June 11, 2021 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship and the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, will make an announcement related to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's Call to Action 17.
Monday, June 14, 2021
8:15 a.m. ET
Notes for media:
The media availability will be by teleconference.
SOURCE Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
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