I need help
Are you abused? Are you concerned for you and your family’s safety? Help is available.
I want to help someone
You know someone who you suspect is being abused and you want to know how you can help.
If this is an emergency, call 911 or the Assaulted Women’s Help Line 1-866-863-0511
Our goal is to create a community where each & every citizen will live safely, free from Domestic Violence. – Algoma Council Domestic Violence Mission Statement
Algoma Council on Domestic Violence (ACDV) created this site as a resource centre for those experiencing or impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault/abuse. The site provides information and education including where to get help, how to help and a directory of support services, including counselling, shelters and emergency numbers in the district of Algoma.
1 in 4 women have experienced some form of domestic violence at some point in their life.