Through a broadened definition of “mental health,” the CWA recognizes the interconnectedness and balance of life’s different parts, such as family, community, and spirituality, and provides flexible, holistic, client-centered care.

In partnership with 211 Alberta, the CWA can help Métis Albertans aged 16 and older in their mental wellness journey by providing:

  • – Information and Referrals to local mental health related supports and services.
  • – Advocacy for those encountering barriers to supports and services.
  • – Support with Identify Mental Wellness Related Goals and improving mental health.
  • – System Navigation to appropriate mental health, community, and cultural supports.
  • – Follow-up Appointments by phone, when needed, for continued support.
  • – Information about our Financial Assistance Program

Financial Assistance Program

In addition to connecting you to programs and resources best suited to your needs, the CWA may also be able to provide you with financial support for your wellness journey.

The Financial Assistance Program covers a portion of your appointments with a therapist, psychologist, or counsellor. You may qualify for up to $150/session with a maximum of $900.

In order to qualify for this program, you must:

  • – Be an MNA Citizen aged 18 and older (Adults may apply on behalf of children)
  • – Have a pre-existing relationship with a therapist/counsellor/psychologist

Access the CWA by phone or email, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. by calling (780) 940-4937 or sending an email to CWA@metis.org.

Due to an overwhelming response, please note the CWA may take up to one week to respond.