Status of Women Council of the NWT
Status of Women Council of the NWT

Family Violence Contacts

Family Violence Contacts Poster

Family Violence Contacts Poster

Emergency Protection Order (EPO)

If you or members of your family are in danger of family violence, you can get fast protection through an Emergency Protection Order (EPO). To apply, call Alison McAteer House or your nearest RCMP detachment.

Alison McAteer House

Shelter Safe

The Canadian Network of Women's Shelters and Transition Houses is proud to launch a new online resource which will provide women and their children with a one stop connection to help in their community.


Family Violence Crisis Lines

Toll Free 1-866-223-7775 / 873-8257
Alison McAteer House (Emergency Protection Order designate)

Centre for Northern Families

Hay River
874-3311 / crisis: 874-6626
Family Support Centre (24 Hours)

Transition House 24 hours

Fort Smith
872-4133 / Toll Free 1-877-872-5925
Sutherland House 24 hours

Women and Children’s Crisis Centre

Victim Services

Yellowknife (collect calls accepted)
Yellowknife, Lutselk’e, Dettah, N’Dilo
920-2978, 873-5509, cell 765-8811 (24 Hr)

Hay River & Outreach Worker
Hay River, Hay River Reserve, Enterprise, Ft. Providence, Ft. Resolution, Kakisa
876-2020, 876-2121

Fort Good Hope
Fort Good Hope, Coville Lake, Deline, Norman Wells, Tulita
598-2247, Cell 447-2015, 588-3341 ext. 3


Beaufort Delta Outreach Worker
Aklavik, Ft. McPherson, Paulatuk, Sachs Harbour, Tsiigehtchic, Tuktoyaktuk, Ulukhaktok

Fort Simpson
Ft. Simpson, Ft. Liard, Jean Marie, Nahanni Butte, Sambaa K'e, Wrigley
695-3136, cell 695-1800

Behchoko, Gameti, Wekweeti, Whati
392-6381 ext. 1332, cell 447-2934

Fort Smith
Ft. Smith
cell 621-2273

NWT Victim Services
Manager: 767-9261 ext. 82212
Coordinator: 767-9261 ext. 82214

Other Contacts

A New Day Program for Men 
Yellowknife 920-4276
e-mail address:

Kids Help Phone
Toll Free 1-800-668-6868

NWT Help Line 24 hours
Toll Free 1-800-661-0844

Status of Women Council of the NWT & Coalition Against Family Violence NWT
Toll Free 1-888-234-4485
Yellowknife 920-6177

NWT Disabilities Council
Toll Free 1-800-491-8885
Yellowknife 873-8230

Seniors’ Information Line
Toll Free 1-800-661-0878
Yellowknife 920-7444

Legal Aid Commission
Yellowknife 873-7450

Beaufort Delta Legal Services Clinic
Toll Free 1-800-661-0704
Inuvik 777-7340

YWCA Project Child Recovery
Yellowknife 920-2777 ext. 313

First Nations and Inuit National Help Line
Toll free 1-855-242-3310


Aklavik 978-1111/2222
Behchoko 392-1111/2222
Deline 589-1111/2222
Fort Good Hope 598-1111/2222
Fort Liard 770-1111/2222
Fort McPherson 952-1111/2222
Fort Providence 699-1111/2222
Fort Resolution 394-1111/2222
Fort Simpson 695-1111/2222
Fort Smith 872-1111/2222
Gameti 392-1111/2222
Hay River 874-1111/2222
Inuvik 777-1111/2222
Lutsel K’e 370-1111/2222
Normen Wells 587-1111/2222
Paulatuk 580-1111/2222
Sachs Harbour 690-1111/2222
Tuktoyaktuk 977-1111/2222
Tulita 588-1111/2222
Ulukhaktok 392-1111/2222
Whati 573-1111/2222
Wrigley 695-1111/2222
Yellowknife 669-1111/2222