SHELTER FROM FAMILY VIOLENCE
Keeping Women and Children Safe
If you are experiencing any type of violence (physical, sexual, mental, Elder, emotional, other) and are looking for help, contact us. Whether you need a safe place to stay, an Emergency Protection Order, help making a safety plan or someone to talk to, we're here to help.
Call our 24/7 crisis line: 1-866-223-7775.
The YWCA legal advice program is for people who have experienced physical or sexual violence. Please email ILAR@ywcanwt.ca or call (867) 765-8670.
Are you experiencing abuse and need help or support? Call our 24 Hour Crisis Line 1 (866) 223-7775
ALISON MCATEER HOUSE
Family Violence Shelter in Yellowknife, NT
Alison McAteer House It is a secure and anonymous place for women to receive support while they are fleeing violence. Children can live here with their mothers. Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our shelter has six bedrooms with a capacity of 12 beds. Our trained staff will provide you with help to determine your options, empathy and emotional support, as well as hope for a better future.
Women from across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut can call us so we can assess your situation and make a safety plan no matter where you live.
Crisis line, Yellowknife: (867) 873-8257