GNWT HSS

Family Violence Services for Men

 

Aklavik

Help Centre

Phone: (867) 978-2516

 

Fort Providence

Family Life Program

Zhahti Koe Friendship Centre
Family Life Program
Box 209
Ft. Providence, NT X0E 0L0
Phone: (867) 699-3801

The family life program provides awareness around family violence as well as referrals to shelters. Programs include: a cooking circle, sewing groups and activity nights for women, families and youth.

 

Fort Smith

Uncle Gabe’s Friendship Centre

P.O. Box 957
Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0
Phone: (867) 872-3304
Fax: (867) 872-5313
E-mail: gabes@auroranet.nt.ca

No application required. Clients can self-referral. Wellness worker will do an intake assessment, which is confidential. Services available for women and men.

 

Hay River

Community Counselling Program

Hay River
Phone: (867) 874-2446

Men and women can self refer or be referred by another organization or individual such as a probation officer.

 

Inuvik

Family Counselling

Canadian Mental Health Association
P.O. Box 1915
Inuvik, NT X0E 0T0
Phone: (867) 777-4148
Fax: (867) 777-2235

No application is required. Individuals can self-refer. An intake will be completed during the initial appointment.

 

Yellowknife

Emergency Protection Order

Toll Free: 1-866-223-7775
Phone: (867) 873-8257 or call your local RCMP detachment

24 hour access to an emergency order that will help keep you and your family safe from an abuser.

 

Family Counselling

4905-48th Street
P.O. Box 608
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N5
Toll free: 1-888-476-0421
E-mail: familycounseling@gov.nt.ca

No application required. Clients can self-referral. An intake worker will do an intake assessment, which is confidential. Services available for women and men.

 

NWT Help Line

The NWT Help Line, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 1-800-661-0844.

 

Salvation Army Resource Centre

Box 2585
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2P9
Phone: (867) 920-4673
Fax: (867) 920-4096
Email: info@sanorth.ca

Social Programs: Thrift store - clothes, shoes, winter clothes and safety gear.  Soup Line - operates for lunch and dinner.  Income support and assessment - helps find employment, and offers career development.

Emergency Programs: Shelter - includes a place for laundry and showers.  Food hampers - Monday and Thursday from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Also available for Christmas season.

Withdrawal Management Services
Phone: (867) 920-4673 ext. 14

Corrections Department
Phone: (867) 920-4673 ext. 14

Offers half-way house-like programs for inmates.