WOMEN’S SHELTERS:

  • Kitchenuhmaykoosib Equaygamik
    BIG TROUT LAKE
    Tel.: 807-537-2242
  • Fort Albany First Nation Women’s Shelter
    FORT ALBANY
    Tel.: 705-278-8000
  • Mishkeegogamang Safe House
    MISHKEEGOGAMANG
    Tel.: 807-928-2407
  • Naabkawagan Batchewana Family Crisis Shelter
    SAULT STE MARIE
    Tel.: 705-941-9054
  • Timmins and Area Women In Crisis
    TIMMINS
    24-HOUR CRISIS LINE: 1-877-268-8380
    1-855-827-7233 (shelter)
  • First Step Women’s Shelter
    SIOUX LOOKOUT
    24 HOUR CRISIS LINE: 1-800-465-3623
    Telephone: (807)737-1438
  • Faye Peterson
    THUNDER BAY
    HELP Phone Line: (807) 345-0450
    Shelter Phone: (807) 345-0450
    Toll free: 1-800-465-6971
  • Beendigen
    THUNDER BAY
    HELP Phone Line: (807) 622-5101
    Shelter Phone: (807) 623-9579
  • Geraldton Family Resource Centre
    GERALDTON
    HELP Phone Line: 1-800-265-7317
    Shelter Phone: (807) 854-1529
    Toll Free: 1-800-363-4588
  • Hoshizaki House
    DRYDEN
    HELP Phone Line:(807) 223-3226
    Shelter Phone: (807) 223-7311 (Admin Office)
    Toll Free: 1-800-465-7221
  • Saakaate House
    KENORA
    HELP Phone Line:1-800-465-1117
    Shelter Phone:(807) 468-5491
    Voicemail E.D. (807) 468-1889
  • New Starts for Women
    RED LAKE
    HELP Phone Line: (807) 727-3303
    Toll Free: 1-800-565-5368
    Shelter Phone:(807) 727-2820
    (807) 727-3532 (TDD)


SEXUAL ASSAULT RESPONSE CENTRES:

  • Assault Care and Domestic Violence Treatment Program
    SIOUX LOOKOUT
    Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
    807-737-6565 (Direct Line)
    807-737-3030 (Switchboard)
  • Kenora Sexual Assault Centre
    KENORA
    HELP Phone Line:1-800-465-1117
    Voicemail E.D. (807) 468-1889
    Shelter Phone: (807) 468-5491
  • Thunder Bay Sexual Assault Centre
    THUNDER BAY
    1-800-845-0894


ABORIGINAL CHILDREN’S WELFARE ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Tikinagan Child and Family Services
    Sioux Lookout
    Phone: 1 807 737-3466
    Toll Free: 1 800 465-3624
  • Payukotayno: James and Hudson Bay Family Services
    Phone: (705) 336-2229
    Toll Free: (705 Area Only) 1-888-298-2916
    After-Hours: 1-866-615-1681
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Kunuwanimano Child & Family Services
    Telephone: 705-268-9033
    Toll free: 1-800-461-1293
    Timmins
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Delico Anishinabek Family Centre
    Fort William First Nation
    Phone: (807) 623-8511
    1-855-623-8511 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).

CHILDREN’S SERVICES:

  • Firefly
    Provides: physical, emotional, developmental and community services
    Toll Free: 1-800-465-7203
    http://www.fireflynw.ca/
  • George Jeffrey’s Children’s Centre
    Provides: programs and services that meet the physical, developmental, and social needs of Northwestern Ontario children of all ages and abilities
    Phone: 807-623-4381
    Toll Free # in Northwestern Ontario: 1-888-818-7330
    http://www.georgejeffrey.com/
  • Nodin Child and Family Intervention Services
    Provides: mental health services to the First Nation communities in the Sioux Lookout region.
    Phone: (807) 737-4011
    Toll Free: 1 (800) 446-7863
    http://www.slfnha.com/nodin-cfi-services/
  • Payukotayno: James and Hudson Bay Family Services
    Provides: culturally appropriate services for the safety and well-being of children and families. (Child Welfare, Children's Mental Health)
    Telephone Number: (705) 336-2229
    Toll Free : (705 Area Only) 1-888-298-2916
    After-Hours: 1-866-615-1681
    http://www.payukotayno.ca/
  • Kunuwanimano Child & Family Services
    Telephone: 705-268-9033
    Toll free: 1-800-461-1293
    Timmins
    http://www.kunuwanimano.com/
  • North Eastern Ontario Family and Children’s Services (NEOFACS)
    Timiskaming
    Phone: (705)-360-7100
    http://www.neofacs.org/


FASD DIAGNOSTICS:

  • Northwestern Ontario FASD Diagnostic Clinic
    Toll Free: 1-800-465-7203, or
    Rick McKenzie (Sioux Lookout)
    807-737-2086
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  • Health Sciences North
    Sudbury
    Contact: Chantal Gaudreau – FASD Program Coordinator
    Tel: (705) 523-7100 ext 1526
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • NorWest Community Health Centres
    Thunder Bay
    Maureen Parkes – FASD Coordinator
    Tel: (807) 626-8485
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

SUPPORT AND INFORMATION HELP LINES:

  • Motherisk (Alcohol and Substance Use Pregnancy Information) 1-877-327-4636
  • Kid’s Help Phone 1-800-668-6868
  • Assaulted Women’s Helpline 1-866-863-0511
  • Victim Support Line 1-888-579-2888
  • Talk 4 Healing 1-855-554-HEAL (4325)
    (free and culturally safe telephone helpline for Aboriginal women living in Northern Ontario.)

MENTAL HEALTH, HEALTH AND ADDICTIONS HELPLINES:

  • Mental Health Service Information Ontario 1-866-531-2600
  • Drug and Alcohol Information Line 1-800-565-8603
  • Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline 1-888-230-3505
  • Al-Anon-Alateen 1-888-425-2666
  • AIDS and Sexual Health Information Line 1-800-668-2437
  • Telehealth Ontario (Health Information Line 1-866-797-0000