City of Edmonton Citizen Services

Domestic Abuse High Risk Team


Description
Works in partnership with Edmonton Police Service (EPS) to follow up with police-investigated incidences of high risk domestic violence.

Service offers:

  • a partnership between City of Edmonton social workers and Edmonton Police Service detectives and constables to follow up with police-investigated incidences of high risk domestic violence

Includes:

  • assessment of further risk of violence
  • creation of safety action plans
  • advocacy and support
  • consultations with other professionals in the community
Affiliation: Partnered with Edmonton Police Service (EPS).Key Provider: social workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • survivors of domestic violence
An Edmonton Police Service (EPS) file number is required to contact the team directly.
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referral required from Edmonton Police Service (EPS)
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-423-4567 (Edmonton Police Service 24 Hour Non-Emergency Dispatch)
Web Site
http://www.edmonton.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
January 31, 2020