If you are in immediate danger Call 9-1-1 (911 not available in Nunavut)

If you're a woman experiencing abuse, there is someone you can reach out to anytime, day or night.

Connect to a shelter

Call your local shelter if you’re in crisis or to learn more about the services they offer. There are over 600 shelters across Canada that are more than ready to support you or answer any questions you have.

Click on the map below to start searching.

Provincial/Territorial crisis lines

Domestic violence crisis lines cover entire provinces and territories, serving as a connector to nearby shelters and other crisis-related services. If you’re interested in services offered by a specific shelter, look for them on the map above.

Find your local crisis line


Tech Safety Canada is a hub for resources and tips for keeping yourself safe and preserving evidence of Technology-Facilitated Gender-Based Violence (TFGBV).


“Before I called, I had no idea what I was going to do. Now I have a plan and I know where to start.”

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