Pope Francis arrived in Canada on Sunday and was greeted by church, Indigenous and political dignitaries. An expert and an advocate weigh in on the visit.
Support is available for anyone affected by their experience at residential schools or by these reports.
A national Indian Residential School Crisis Line has been set up to provide support for former students and those affected. People can access emotional and crisis referral services by calling the 24-hour national crisis line: 1-866-925-4419.