Broad range of services for women who have experienced or are at risk of any type of violence including physical or sexual assault, psychological or emotional abuse, stalking or financial abuse. Includes accompaniment services, crisis intervention, emergency treatments, legal services, and family violence support services.
Child protective services
Investigation and intervention to ensure the safety and well-being of children who have witnessed or are vulnerable to abuse, neglect or exploitation.
Counselling for abused women
Counseling services for women who have experienced or are at risk of abuse.
Crisis lines for abused women
Telephone support for women who have experienced or are at risk of abuse.
Sexual and domestic assault treatment centres
Emergency hospital-based treatment for women, children or men who have experienced domestic violence or have been sexually assaulted. See individual records for details about groups served.
Shelters for abused women
Safe emergency accommodation with telephone crisis lines for women who have experienced or are at risk of domestic violence. Assaulted Women's Helpline 416-863-0511 (TTY 416 364-8762). Outside 416 area 1-866-863-0511 (TTY 1-866-863-7868).
Shelternet.ca provides additional information on how to hide your internet activities and resources about woman abuse, child abuse, how to make a personal safety plan, living in shelters and links to shelters across Canada. Ontario Women’s Justice Network is an online resource providing legal information on issues related to justice and violence against women and children.