Indigenous History Month isn’t limited to the month of June. We’ve compiled some resources below on how people can participate in celebrating and supporting Indigenous cultures and communities.
Also, don’t forget to #WearOrangeonCanadaDay tomorrow in solidarity with our Indigenous communities.
You can learn more about Orange Shirts On Canada Day 2021 here.
National Indigenous History Month 2021 to recognize the history, heritage, and diversity of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples in Canada: https://www.rcaanc-cirnac.gc.
Learn more Orange Shirt Day here.
Sign the petition here for the #CanadaChangeToday Campaign.
Indian Residential School Crisis Line: 1-866-925-4419
Hope for Wellness Help Line — The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate help to all Indigenous peoples across Canada. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to offer counselling and crisis intervention. Call toll-free at 855-242-3310, or visit https://www.hopeforwellness.ca
ODE: Remembered Voices
(re)connections with Indigenous culture and community, led by and engaging Indigenous 2Spirit Youth
To donate: visit www.sketch.ca and in the Message for SKETCH box, make a note that the donation is for ODE.
Cultural programming for Indigenous parents and children in the Weston Mount Dennis neighbourhood.
Visit www.sketch.ca and in the Message for SKETCH box note the donation is for Maamwizdaa or ODE.
Canada Helps — “Donate to Indigenous Charities”: https://www.canadahelps.org/
True North Aid — “How to Help First Nations Communities in Canada” https://truenorthaid.ca/how-