Thunder Bay Counselling & The Children’s Centre Thunder Bay

Talk-in counselling (first come first serve basis) offered Monday to Friday. Visit the Thunder Bay Counselling or Children’s Centre Thunder Bay websites for schedules

Main line: (807) 700-0090

Dilico Anishinabek Family Care

Walk-in counselling available in Thunder Bay, Tuesdays 1pm to 7pm (See ‘Supports and Services in the District’ for district clinic information)

(807) 624-5818


Culturally grounded, confidential helpline, for Indigenous women (available in 14 languages) offered 24/7

Call or Text: 1-855-554-HEAL

Live chat option available on website

Beendigen Women’s Crisis Home

The crisis home, open 24/7, provides emergency shelter for women and children who require safe accommodations and are seeking refuge from abuse

(807) 346-HELP (4357) or Toll Free: 1-888-200-9997

Beendigen Healing Our Own Counselling Unit

Provides support and programs to women and their children who have experienced abuse with the incorporation of the Seven Grandfather Teachings.

(807) 344-9579

Faye Peterson Women’s Shelter

Shelter service for women and children seeking refuge from abuse

(807) 345-0450

Thunder Bay Sexual Abuse Centre

  • For 24/7 support for crisis any time after an assault
  • Crisis Phone from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: (807) 345-0450
  • 24/7 Crisis Phone: (807) 344-4502

Assaulted Women’s Helpline

Crisis counselling during normal office hours (9:30am to 4:30pm weekdays) for immediate crisis – whether it is an assault that has just occurred or some event that has triggered feelings connected to a past assault/abuse. No appointment necessary.

Thunder Bay Victim Services

Provides an alternative choice for reporting a crime and/or tragedy plus support, education and referral services to victims of crime and tragic circumstances

Crisis response line: (807) 684-1051

FemAide *Francophone Service*

Fem’aide offre aux femmes d’expression française aux prises avec la violence sexiste, du soutien, des renseignements et de l’aiguillage. Vers les services appropriés dans leur collectivité 24 heures par jour, sept jours par semaine.

1-877-FEM-AIDE (336-2433)

TBRHSC – Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centre

The Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centre (SA/DVTC) is an individualized service available to victims and survivors of sexual assault and/or domestic violence. The program provides emergency medical and psycho-social treatment as well as follow-up care, by specially-trained nurses.

(807) 684-6751