Assaulted Women's Helpline

Site: Toronto - No Physical Address

Service: Women's Helpline

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates an anonymous and confidential 24-hour telephone service including a TTY crisis line
Description (Service)
  • Operates an anonymous and confidential Mon-Sun 24-hour telephone service including a TTY crisis line 
  • Offers telephone crisis counselling, information and support 
  • Provides referral to emergency shelters, legal information and community services, as well as culturally appropriate resources for abused women 
  • Liaises with communities throughout the province
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility
  • Assaulted/abused women 
  • Female survivors of childhood sexual abuse or ritual abuse 
  • Friends and family members of abused women 
  • Service providers and other professionals in contact with abused women
Application Call toll free at 1-866-863-0511 or on a cell phone #7233 to receive assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Available in 154 languages
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration: 1-888-364-1210 Ext 236
TTY Phone TTY: 1-866-863-7868
Crisis Phone 1-866-863-0511
Fax 416-364-0563
Website www.awhl.org
Primary Executive Huong Pham, Executive Director; Phone: 416 364-4144 ext 222; Email: hpham@awhl.org
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address Toronto
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)