New Brunswick

This represents a sampling rather than an exhaustive list of relevant programs and services in the province.

Emergency

POLICE
Call 911 or local police.

Crisis & Help Lines

Chimo Helpline
Call 1-800-667-5005, Toll-free, 24/7.

Emergency Social Development
Call 1-800-442-9799, Toll-free, Province-wide, Bilingual 24/7. For local contact numbers visit Emergency Social Development.

Child & Adult Abuse
Call 911, local police, or 1-888-99-ABUSE (1-888-992-2873), Toll-free.

Fredericton Sexual Assault Crisis Centre
Call 506-454-0437 or visit Fredericton Sexual Assault Crisis Centre.

Kids Help Phone
Call 1-800-668-6868, Toll-free, Bilingual, Canada-wide.
Provides children and youth with anonymous and confidential professional counselling, referrals and information.

Beauséjour Family Crisis Resource Centre
Call 506-533-9100 or visit Beauséjour Family Crisis Resource Centre.

These help lines can refer callers to the appropriate shelters or counselling services.

Counselling, Shelters & Other Support

Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres
Provides contact information for shelters and other support centres across New Brunswick.

Gignoo Aboriginal Transition House (Province-wide) – Call 1-800-565-6878, Toll-free, or 506-458-1236.

Bathurst - Maison de Passage House Inc. Shelter – Call 506-546-9540 or l 506-546-0019.

Campbellton - Maison Notre Dame Shelter – Call 506-753-4703 | Outreach support – Call 506-790-1178.

Edmundston - Escale Madavic Shelter – Call 506-739-6265 | Outreach support – Call 506-740-4888 (cell) or 506-263-0888 (office).

Fredericton - Women in Transition Shelter – Call 506-459-2300 | Liberty Lane (2nd stage housing) – Call 506-451-2120 | Outreach support – Call 506-458-9774.

Kennebecasis Valley – Outreach support – Call 506-847-6277.

Kent County - Serenity House – Call 506-743-1530 | Outreach support – Call 506-743-5449.

Miramichi - Emergency Centre Shelter – Call 506-622-8865 | Outreach support – Call 506-778-6496.

Moncton - Crossroads for Women Shelter – Call 506-853-0811 | 2nd stage housing – Call 506-857-4211 | Outreach support – Call 506-855-7222.

Saint John - Hestia House Inc. Shelter – Call 506-634-7570 | Safe Haven Inc. (2nd stage housing) – Call 506-632-9289 | Outreach support – Call 506-649-2580 / 506-632-5616.

St. Stephen – Fundy Transition House – Call 506-466-4485 | Outreach support – Call 506-469-5544.

Sussex - Vale Transition House Shelter – Call 506-432-6999 | Outreach support – Call 506-433-6579.

Tracadie-Sheila (Acadian Peninsula) – l’Accueil Sainte-Famille shelter – Call 506-395-1500 | Outreach support – Call 506-395-6233.

Woodstock - Sanctuary House Shelter – Call 506-325-9452 | Outreach support – Call 506-328-9680.

Legal Support

Legal Aid
Visit Legal Aid New Brunswick for local offices or call 506-633-6030, Bilingual and Province-wide.

Legal Referral Services
To find a lawyer in New Brunswick, please look under "lawyers" in the yellow pages of your telephone book.
Public Legal Education and Information Service – Call 506-453-5369, Email pleisnb@web.ca or visit Public Legal Education and Information Service. Bilingual, Province-wide. Offers educational products and services to help the general public understand their legal rights and responsibilities and improve their ability to deal with legal issues.