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Family violence resources

ALBERTA
 
Aboriginal Transition Houses and Family Violence Crisis Lines
Eagle

Toll-Free Provincial 24-hour Family Violence Info Line: 310-1818

Alberta Council of Women's Shelters
Alex Taylor School, 9321-Jasper Avenue
Edmonton AB T5H 3T7
Tel.: (780) 456-7000
Fax: (780) 456-7001
Email: voice@acws.ca
Website: http://www.acws.ca

Awo Taan Native Women’s Shelter
Box 6084, Station A
Calgary, AB T2H 2L3
Tel.: (403) 531-1970
Fax: (403) 531-1977
Helpline/Crisis Line: (403) 531-1972 or 531-1976

Email: awotaan@awotaan.org
Website: http://www.awotaan.org/

Bigstone Women’s Emergency Shelter
P.O. Box 900
Wabasca, AB T0G 2K0
Tel.: (780) 891-3333
Fax: (780) 891-3918
Email: bcn-jan-glad@yahoo.ca

Calgary Native Women’s Shelter Society
Box 6084, Station A
Calgary AB T2H 2L3
Tel.: (403) 531-1970
Fax: (403) 531-1977

Crossroads Resource Centre and Women's Shelter
Box 1194
Fairview AB T0H 1L0
Tel.: 780-835-2120
Fax: 780-835-2047
Email:
crssrds@telusplanet.net

Eagle Women's Emergency Shelter
Box 610
Black Diamond AB T0L 0H0
Tel.: (403) 933-3370
Fax: (403) 933-3384

Ermineskin Women’s Emergency Shelter
P.O. Box 219
HOBBEMA AB T0C 1N0
Tel.: (780) 420-0008 ext. 228
Fax: (780) 585-2550
Email:
ews@incentre.net

Hope Haven Women’s Shelter
Box 2168
Lac La Biche AB T0A 2C0
Tel.: (780) 623-3104
Fax: (780) 623-2094
Email:
hhaven@telusplanet.net
Crisis Line: (780) 623-3100
Toll Free: 1-866-727-4673

Lethbridge Native Women's Transition Home Society
PO Box 1448
Lethbridge, AB T1J 4K2
Tel.: (403) 329-6506
Fax: (403) 329-0285
Email:
soc90@hotmail.com

Mikisew Cree Women’s Shelter
Box 90
FORT CHIPEWAYAN AB T0P 1B0
Tel.: (780) 697-3322
Fax: (780) 697-3608

Peace River Regional Women's Shelter
7716 – 99th Street
Peace River AB T8S 1C9
Tel.: (780) 624-3466
Fax: (780) 624-1469
Email:
prrws@telusplanet.net

Pincher Creek Women’s Emergency Shelter
Box 2092
Pincher Creek AB T0K 1W0
Tel.: (403) 627-4868
Fax: (403) 627-4808
Email:
pcwesa@telusplanet.net
Crisis Line: (403) 627-4868

Stoney Eagle’s Nest Woman Emergency Shelter
P.O. Box 250
MORLEY AB T0L1N0
Tel.: (403) 881-2000
Fax: (403) 881-2413
Email:
dorothys@stoney-nation.com

Sucker Creek Woman’s Emergency Shelter
P.O. Box 231
ENILDA AB T0C 1N0
Tel.: (780) 523-2929
Fax: (780) 523-4940
Email: scwegol@telus.net

Yellowhead Emergency Shelter for Women
Box 6401
Hinton AB T7V 1X7
Tel.: (780) 865-4359
Fax: (780) 865-7151
Email: yeswomen@telusplanet.net
Toll-free: (800) 661-0937
Crisis support line: (780) 865-5133

Aboriginal Legal Aid Services

Siksika Nation Program
(Legal Aid Alberta)

P.O. Box 1609
Siksika AB T0J 3W0
Tel.: (403) 734-5123
Fax (403) 734-5196

Legal Aid Services, Legal Clinics and Legal Information Sources

Legal Aid Alberta
300 Revillon Building
10320—102 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4A1
Tel.: (780) 427-7575
Fax: (780) 427-5909
Website: www.legalaid.ab.ca

Calgary Legal Guidance
100, 840 - 7th Avenue S.W.
Calgary AB T2P 3G2
Tel.: (403) 234-9266
Fax: (403) 234-9299
Email: clg@clg.ab.ca
Website: www.clg.ab.ca

Legal Aid Alberta
Law line

Tel.: (403) 644-7777
Toll Free: (866) 845-3425
Website: www.lawline.legalaid.ab.ca

Public Legal Education Network of Alberta
5520 - 48A Avenue
Red Deer AB T4N 3V6
Tel.: (403) 343-3712
Fax: (403) 340-2890
Website: http://www.plena.org
Email : info@plena.org

Family Mediation Services

Family Justice Services
Alberta Justice

Calgary: (403) 297-6981
Edmonton: (780) 4278343
Rest of province: (403) 340-7187
Dial 310-0000 first for toll free access
Website: http://www.albertacourts.ab.ca/familyjusticeservices/

Native Courtworker Programs

Native Counselling Services of Alberta
The Family Court Work Program

10975 - 124 Street
Edmonton AB T5M 0H9
Tel.: (780) 451-4002
Fax: (780) 428-0187
Website: www.nsca.ca

Provincial Agencies and Government Departments

Aboriginal Services
Ministry of International, Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Relations

11th Floor, Commerce Place
10155—102 Street
Edmonton, AB T5J 4G8
Main Information Line: (780) 427-8407
Website: http://www.aand.gov.ab.ca/AANDFlash/default.htm

Prevention of Family Violence and Bullying Division
Alberta Children’s Services

6th Floor, Sterling Place
9940 - 106 Street
Edmonton, AB T5K 2N2
Tel.: (780) 422-5916
Website: http://child.alberta.ca/home/593.cfm

Dancers

Women’s Issues
Human Rights and Citizenship Branch

Tourism, Parks, Recreation and Culture
Room 800 Standard Life Centre
10405 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, AB T5J 4R7
Tel.: (780) 427-3116 (In Alberta, but outside Edmonton dial 310-0000)
Fax: (780) 422-3563
Website: http://www.cd.gov.ab.ca/helping_albertans/human_rights/womens_issues/index.asp


Victim Assistance Programs

Victims Programs
Alberta Solicitor General and Public Security

10th Floor, J.E. Brownlee Building
10365 - 97 Street
Edmonton AB T5J 3W7
Telephone: (780) 427-3460
Dial 310-0000 first for toll free access
Fax: (780) 422-4213
Website: http://www.solgen.gov.ab.ca/victim/default.aspx