Assaulted Women's Helpline

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Contact Information
Public Comments For City of Toronto, also initial assessment and intake for assaulted women's shelters
Office Phone Administration only 416-364-4144
Toll Free Phone Administration only 1-888-364-1210
TTY Phone Crisis Support and Shelter Intake toll free 1-866-863-7868
Crisis Phone Crisis Support and Shelter Intake 416-863-0511 ; Toll free 1-866-863-0511
Fax 416-364-0563
Website www.awhl.org
Primary Contact Rebecca Ng, Director, Administration and Service Support; Phone: 416-364-4144 ext 230; Email: rng@awhl.org
Alternate Contact Margaret Arnason, Training, Resource and Outreach Coordinator; Phone: 416-364-4144 ext 223; Email: marnason@awhl.org
Primary Executive Huong Pham, Executive Director; Phone: 416-364-4144 ext 237; Email: hpham@awhl.org
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
 
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Mailing Address Box 40569 
Six Points Plaza 
Toronto, ON M9B 6K8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Service) Telephone crisis counselling, emotional support, information and referrals to emergency shelters, legal information and community services, as well as culturally appropriate resources for abused women * liaison with diverse communities * confidential and anonymous

Toronto only -- initial assessment and intake for assaulted women's shelters, call 416-863-0511 or toll free 1-866-863-0511
Hours Telephone counselling -- Mon-Sun 24 hours * administrative office -- Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Assaulted/abused women 16 years and older * families, friends, neighbours, professionals and other service providers in contact with abused women
Application Call for assistance, or text #SAFE (#7233) on Bell, Rogers, Fido or Telus mobile phone * visit website for information

Toronto only -- initial assessment and intake for assaulted women's shelters, call 416-863-0511 or toll free 1-866-863-0511
Languages English ; Telephone interpretation in over 200 languages available for access to services; For services in French call Fem'aide toll free 1-877-336-2433 (see separate entry)
Fees None
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AssaultedWomensHelpline
RSS RSS: www.awhl.org/news-events
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/awhl
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Community Service Partnerships (CSP)
Date Updated 13 Nov 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Child Sexual Abuse Survivor Counselling ~ Women ; Domestic Violence Hotlines ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Women ; Sexual Assault Hotlines ~ Women ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Abused Women ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Abused Women ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ~ Abused Women

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