Government of Alberta

Ministry of Community and Social Services - Provincial Abuse Helpline


Description
Offers a phone line with information and support for Albertans who may be experiencing abuse or neglect, or who suspect someone is being abused or neglected.

Service provides:

  • connections to resources, supports, services, and referrals to address abuse and neglect concerns
  • a single point of contact if Albertans are unsure of where to get help

Abuse can include (but is not limited to):

  • physical, emotional, sexual, financial
  • examples such as hitting, threatening, inappropriate touching, or theft of funds

If someone is in immediate danger or facing a significant health or safety risk, they should contact 911.

Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information LineReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
1-855-4HELPAB (443-5722)
Languages
Tele-Interpreter / Language Lines -  Over 100 languages available by phone.
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Provincial Government
Last Updated On
August 16, 2018
Hours of Operation
Mon
07:30 AM - 07:45 PM
Tue
07:30 AM - 07:45 PM
Wed
07:30 AM - 07:45 PM
Thu
07:30 AM - 07:45 PM
Fri
07:30 AM - 07:45 PM