Community Supports for Sexual Assault/Violence

The community of Halton has had a long history of concern for survivors of both sexual assault and domestic violence. The Halton Sexual and Domestic Violence Collaborative, a committee consisting of community agencies assisted in the development of comprehensive response protocols so that all victims of sexual assault/ domestic violence would receive a consistent, knowledgeable and compassionate response from any agency in Halton.

NOTE: * These services operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Crisis Numbers *

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Police Services *

  • Emergency Calls 911
  • Halton Regional Police Service External Link – Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Unit
    Main Switchboard [for all of Halton Region]
    905-878-5511

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Hospitals *

  • William Osler Health Centre External Link (Georgetown)
    905-873-0111 ext. 47505
  • Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital
    905- 632-3730 ext. 4116 (Emergency Department)
  • Nina's Place External Link
    905-632-3737 ext. 5708
  • Halton HealthCare Services External Link
    Oakville 905-845-2571
    Milton 905-878-2383
  • St. Joseph's Women's Health Centre (Toronto)
    416-530-6850
    Women over the age of 16 are eligible for services. Priority is given to women who face multiple barriers (such as poverty, mobility issues, language, sexual or cultural affiliation, social isolation, homelessness, and stigma regarding psychiatric illness) in accessing comparable services.

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Child Protection *

  • Halton Children's Aid Society
    905-333-4441
    After hours 905-878-2375

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Counselling and Support Services

  • Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Services of Halton External Link
    905-875-1555
    Administration # 905-825-3622
  • Burlington Counselling and Family Services
    905-637-5256
  • Halton Child and Youth Services  - 24hr. Crisis line
    905-878-9785
  • Halton Family Services for Abused Women
    Services for Children
    Oakville and Georgetown 905-845-3811
    Burlington 905-681-7775
    Milton 905-693-8126
  • Halton Trauma Centre External Link (formally known as Halton Centre for Childhood Sexual Abuse)
    905-825-3242
    1-800-663-9888
  • North Halton Distress Centre (7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.)
    905-877-1211 answering machine may be on
  • The National Lesbian, Gay, Bi Youthline
    416-962-9688

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Other Services

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