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SAFETY ALERT: if you are in immediate danger CALL 911

If you need to speak with someone, or get to a safe place because you’ve experienced abuse, please call Cornerstone’s 24-hour support line or chat with a counsellor through Cornerstone Connect.

Get Help 24/7 Call: 905-372-0746

Call Cornerstone’s 24-hour support line and speak with a trained counsellor.

Cornerstone Connect

Cornerstone Connect is a secure text and online chat service for women in Northumberland County who may be living through increased violence and abuse. Our counsellors provide emotional support, practical advice and referrals. Available 6pm – 6am daily via online Web Chat or by Texting 289-210-4774

If you are looking for support beyond Northumberland County there are many other services with skilled counsellors and advocates who can help you.

Below is a list of crisis lines and websites to help you locate shelters and supports in your desired community.

Provincial Crisis Lines


Mulberry | Gender Based Violence Service Resources ( provides contact information for a variety of services, including emergency women’s shelters, sexual assault centers, community GBV services and many more. 

Assaulted Women’s Helpline:
With assistance in English and up to 154 other languages
GTA: 416-863-0511 | TTY: 416-364-8762
Toll-Free: 1-866-863-0511 | Toll-Free TTY: 1-866-863-7868
Rogers, Fido, Bell & Telus: #SAFE (#7233)

Talk4Healing: A Helpline for Aboriginal Women
1-855-554-HEAL (4325)
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Services offered in Ojibway, Oji-Cree and Cree

Femaide for Francophone Services:
Toll-free: 1-877-femaide (336-2433)
TTY: 1-866-860-7082

Shelter Safe
Go to to access an online map that will let you know where the closest shelter is in your community

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