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 /1-867-873-8257
Alison McAteer House (Emergency Protection Order designate)

Centre for Northern Families

Hay River
1-867-874-3311 / Toll Free 1-833-372-3311
Family Support Centre (24 Hours)

Transition House 24 hours

Fort Smith
1-867-872-4133 / 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
1-867-920-2978, 1-867-873-5509 ext. 231

Hay River & Outreach Worker
Hay River, Hay River Reserve, Enterprise, Ft. Providence, Ft. Resolution, Kakisa
1-867-876-2020, 1-867-876-2121

Fort Good Hope
Fort Good Hope, Coville Lake, Deline, Norman Wells, Tulita
1-867-598-2247, 1-867-588-3341

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
1-867-695-3136, cell 1-867-695-1800

Behchoko, Gameti, Wekweeti, Whati
1-867-392-6381 ext. 1332, cell 1-867-447-2934

Fort Smith
Ft. Smith
1-867-872-3520, cell 621-2273

NWT Victim Services
Manager: 1-867-767-9261 ext. 82466
Coordinator: -1867-767-9261 ext. 82214

Other Contacts

A New Day Program for Men 
Yellowknife 1-867-920-4276
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
Toll Free 1-888-234-4485

NWT Disabilities Council
Toll Free 1-800-491-8885
Yellowknife 1-867-873-8230

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

Legal Aid Commission
Yellowknife 1-867-873-7450

Beaufort Delta Legal Services Clinic
Toll Free 1-800-661-0704
Inuvik 1-867-777-7338
Outreach 1-867-767-9380

YWCA Project Child Recovery
Yellowknife 1-867-920-2777 ext. 313

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


Emergency/NWT Headquarters 1-867-669-1111
Aklavik 1-867-978-1111
Behchoko 1-867-392-1111
Deline 1-867-589-1111
Fort Good Hope 1-867-598-1111
Fort Liard 1-867-770-1111
Fort McPherson 1-867-952-1111
Fort Providence 1-867-699-1111
Fort Resolution 1-867-394-1111
Fort Simpson 1-867-695-1111
Fort Smith 1-867-872-1111
Hay River 1-867-874-1111
Inuvik 1-867-777-1111
Lutsel K’e 1-867-370-1111
Normen Wells 1-867-587-1111
Paulatuk 1-867-580-1111
Sachs Harbour 1-867-690-1111
Tuktoyaktuk 1-867-977-1111
Tulita 1-867-588-1111
Ulukhaktok 1-867-396-1111
Whati 1-867-573-1111
Yellowknife 1-867-765-3900