June 5, 2023
Native and Indigenous Resources
|Strong Hearts Native Helpline||Strong Hearts Native Helpline||Crisis||Native/Indigenous in North America||Today, StrongHearts has become a lifeline to Native American and Alaska Natives impacted by domestic and sexual violence by offering a culturally-appropriate, anonymous and confidential service available 24/7 nationwide. By calling or texting 1-844-7NATIVE (762-8483), or chatting online at strongheartshelpline.org: survivors, family, friends and partners questioning their own behavior can connect with StrongHearts advocates who provide support and advocacy.||View|
|Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence||Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence||Both||Native/Indigenous||Maintains a downloadable directory of programs serving Asians, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.||View|
|National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network||National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network||Wellness||LGBTQ Native/Indigenous, BIPOC LGBTQ||Advancing healing justice by transforming mental health for queer and trans poc.||View|
|Mental Health Liberation||Mental Health Liberation||Wellness||Native/Indigenous, BIPOC||Aims to bridge Black, Indigenous and People of Color with free, quality mental health care, and empower Clinicians of Color.||View|
|You Are Made of Medicine: A Mental Health Peer Support Manual for Indigiqueer, Two-Spirit, LGBTQ+, and Gender Non-Conforming Indigenous youth||Native Youth Sexual Health Network||Wellness||Native/Indigenous, LGBTQ Native/Indigenous||View|
|Indigenizing Harm Reduction||Native Youth Sexual Health Network||Both||Native/Indigenous, LGBTQ Native/Indigenous||This organization works primarily with youth, but most Native/First Nations indigenous cultures view anyone under 30 as a youth, so that could apply to some NSN members and the resources are helpful for indigenous survivors and educational for allies regardless of age.||View|
|Restoring The Circle (Self-paced course)||Native Women's Association of Canada||Both||Native/Indigenous, LGBTQ Native/Indigenous||This resource can also be used for professional development because it can help educate healthcare and other public service providers on decolonial best practices in their fields.||View|
|Trainings & Resources||Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women||Both||Native/Indigenous, LGBTQ Native/Indigenous||As part of its mission, CSVANW provides several training opportunities to its members and those working in the domestic violence and sexual assault field in tribal communities. Training workshops are at no cost to members and non-members. In person and virtual resources are available to survivors and those supporting survivors in Indigenous communities.||View|
|Medicine Wheel For Self Care||Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC)||Both||Native/Indigenous, LGBTQ Native/Indigenous||A physical / mental / spiritual / emotional self care guide based around medicine wheel Indigenous teachings||View|
Members: feel free to suggest additional resources for this page!
*This is a directory compiled by NSN staff and members. Inclusion in this directory is not an official endorsement of the organization, and does not suggest that the NSN or Cast has a formal relationship with these organizations.