Government of New Brunswick

 

 

Crisis Lines / Emergency Numbers

Police – emergency

911

Chimo Helpline

1 800 667-5005

Child Abuse and Neglect

1 888 992-2873

After-hours Emergency Social Development

1 800 442-9799

Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline

1 833 900-1010

Looking Out for Each Other (Missing & Murdered Indigenous Families In Need of Direction)

1 833 664-3463

Beauséjour Family Crisis Resource Centre Inc.

506 533-9100

Sexual Violence New Brunswick

506 454-0437

L’Éclipse Edmundston

506 739-7729

South East Sexual Assault Centre

1 844 853-0811

Libère-toi, Acadian Peninsula

506 395-3555

Greater Saint John Sexual Assault Response Team

506 632-5758

 

Free Shelters/Transition Houses for Women & Children

L’Accueil Sainte-Famille Inc. (Tracadie-Sheila)

506 395-1500

Crossroads for Women (Moncton)

506 853-0811

Escale Madavic (Edmundston)

506 739-6265

Fundy Transition House (St. Stephen)

506 466-4485

Gignoo Aboriginal Transition House

    (Provincial)

1 800 565-6878

506 458-1224

Grace House (Fredericton)

506-450-3001

Hestia House Inc. (Saint John)

506 634-7570

Maison de Passage House Inc. (Bathurst)

506 546-9540

Maison Notre Dame (Campbellton)

506 753-4703

Miramichi Emergency Centre

506 622-8865

Women in Transition (Fredericton)

506 459-2300

Sanctuary House (Woodstock)

506 325-9452

Serenity House (Kent)

506 743-1530

Sussex Vale Transition House

506 432-6999

 

Domestic Violence Outreach Services

Acadian Peninsula

506 395-6233

Bathurst

506 545-8952

Campbellton

506 790-1178

Charlotte County

506 469-5544

Kent County

506 743-5449

Edmundston - Cell

506 740-4888

    Office

506 263-0888

Fredericton

506 458-9774

Kennebecasis Valley

506 847-6277

Miramichi

506 778-6496

Moncton

506 377-5444

Saint John

506 649-2580

506 632-5616

Shediac

506 533-9100

Sussex

506 433-6579

Woodstock

506 328-9680

 

Second Stage Housing for Women & Children

Liberty Lane (Fredericton)

506 451-2120

Maison Oasis (Kent)

506 743-5449

Residence of Hope (Shediac)

506 533-9100

Second Stage (Moncton)

506 857-4211

Second Stage Safe Haven Inc. (Saint John)

506 632-9289

L’Accueil Sainte-Famille (Tracadie)

506 395-1500

Carol-Ann’s House, St. Stephen

506 466-4485

Escale Madavic (Edmundston)

506 739-6265

 

What is abuse?

Abuse is any physical, sexual, emotional or psychological mistreatment such as:

  • Physically hurting you, your children or your pets
  • Threatening you, your children, your friends, your family or your pets
  • Hitting, kicking, or slamming doors
  • Forcing or coercing you to have sex
  • Calling you names, swearing at you, yelling
  • Controlling all the money, even money you earn
  • Blaming you or your children for everything
  • Putting you down, making you feel like nothing you do is ever good enough
  • Controlling where you go, what you do, what you wear, who you see, who you talk to
  • Refusing to let you leave the relationship

 

What if you are being abused?

It’s not your fault. Support and safety are available. There are people who care and are ready to listen. Talk to someone you trust. Call the numbers on this page. Keep asking for help until you get what you need.


How can you help someone who is being abused?

If you know someone is being abused, let them know you care and will listen.

  • Show them this page, promote access to services in their community or a community of their choosing
  • Believe them, listen to them and respect their privacy
  • Help them plan for their safety.
  • Outreach support for victims of abuse and shelters for women appearing on the left side of this page can help with safety planning.
  • Respect their right to make decisions about their life when they are ready. Information and support helps them make informed decisions.