Connect Domestic Violence and Abuse Helpline

Connect Domestic Violence and Abuse Hotline


Connect Domestic Violence and Abuse Helpline

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The Connect Domestic Violence and Abuse Helpline is often the first contact for people reaching out for support. Our Helpline counsellors answer the phone 24 hours per day, 365 days a year. They provide counselling, safety planning, referrals and information in multiple languages.

Last year (March 2022 – March 2023), the Helpline received over 16,000 calls. This included thousands of requests to stay at the Emergency Shelter and gain access to other programs provided by FearIsNotLove.

A Helpline counsellor provides FREE of charge:

  • Help and support
  • Counselling
  • Escape and Safety planning
  • Information and referrals
  • Intake into the Emergency Shelter
  • Intake for other programs provided at FearIsNotLove
  • Support in leaving an abusive partner
  • Support to be safe while with an abusive partner
  • Parenting support
  • Help for men who want to stop being abusive


403.234.7233 (SAFE)
1.866.606.7233 (SAFE)

If you’re in danger, please call 911

Connect Domestic Violence and Abuse Helpline: 403.234.SAFE (7233) or email
Toll-free: 1-866-606.SAFE (7233)
TTY: 403.262.2768


24HR Support


Launched in 2001

Received 16,040 calls last year


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