If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call 911.
The Northwest Territories (NWT) Help Line offers support to NWT residents at all times. It’s free and confidential. Its staff can also follow up by phone.
For immediate emotional support, call the toll-free, 24/7 National Crisis Line for anyone in need of emotional support related to missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls.
Dial 1-866-509-1769 (NWT, Nunavut and Yukon)
Survivors, family members and those affected by the issue of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls can also benefit from long-term health support services, such as mental health counselling, emotional support and community cultural services, as well as covering some travel costs to consult elders and traditional healers.
To learn more, see: https://www.rcaanc-cirnac.gc.ca/fra/1548700698392/1548701361628
E-mail : [email protected]
Family Information and Liaison Units (FLUUs) help families of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls find information about the fate of their loved one. Our staff travels throughout the NWT to meet applicants; he can also take your calls and greet you in person at our Yellowknife offices.
To learn more, see: https://www.justice.gov.nt.ca/fr/unites-dinformation-et-de-liaison-pour-les-familles/
Call 1-867-873-7002 to find the victim services worker nearest you
The GNWT’s Community Justice and Policing Programs Division provides services to victims that focus on the psychological and physical consequences of crime, and related court proceedings. Victims are encouraged to contact thevictim services worker in their area to find out about the help and services available.
To learn more, see: https://www.justice.gov.nt.ca/fr/services-aux-victimes/
An Emergency Protection Order (EPO) is a legal order providing emergency protection to victims of domestic violence. OPU provides emergency protection for up to 90 days and can:
- ask the abuser to stay away from you and your children;
- allow you to stay at home without the abuser present;
- ask the RCMP to confiscate any weapons the attacker possesses.
To learn more, see: https://www.justice.gov.nt.ca/fr/ordonnances-de-protection/
If you are a victim of domestic violence and are looking for help, call us. Whether you need a safe place to stay, an emergency protection order, or someone to talk to, we’re here to help.
To learn more, see: https://www.hss.gov.nt.ca/fr/services/reseau-refuges
The Moose Hide Campaign is a grassroots movement of Indigenous and non-Indigenous men and boys who oppose violence against women and children. Find out how to get involved by visiting the website: