Premier Savikataaq recognizes Embrace Life Day

Premier Joe Savikataaq today released the following statement:

“This Embrace Life Day, I ask that Nunavummiut hold onto hope, and celebrate our determination and strength. Our communities are blessed in family, knowledge and potential. We are all connected, and we are all loved.

If you need to talk, please contact one of the following:

  • The Nunavut Kamatsiaqtut Help Line (available 24 hours a day, seven days a week) at 867-979-3333 or toll-free at 1-800-265-3333.
  • Crisis Services Canada’s online chat at, or call or send a text 1-833-456-4566.
  • Isaksimagit Inuusirmi Kataujjiqatigiit Embrace Life Council toll-free at 1-866-804- 2782 or visit

Reach out. Check on one another. Know that every tomorrow is just a few breaths
away. You are valued. You are needed. You matter.”


Media Contact:

Cate Macleod
Press Secretary
Office of Premier Savikataaq