Avalon East Region

Local areas of the Avalon East Region include:

  • Bell Island;
  • Head of Conception Bay;
  • North Shore of Conception Bay;
  • Northeast Avalon;
  • Southern Shore; and
  • Trepassey Bay.

If you are a victim of violence, a perpetrator of violence, or have the potential to become violent, below is a list of services available within your region. All resources are available to women and men unless otherwise noted.

Emergency 911

Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Tel: 1-800-709-7267
TDD: 1-800-563-2172

  • Bell Island – Tel: 488-3312
  • Holyrood – Tel: 229-3311
  • Ferryland – Tel: 432-2440

Royal Newfoundland Constabulary
Tel: 729-8000
TDD-TTY: 1-800-363-4334

Hospital

Health and Sciences Centre
Tel: (709) 777-6300

St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital
Tel: (709) 777-5000

Crisis Lines

Mental Health Crisis Line
Tel: 1-888-737-4668

Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Assault Crisis Line
Tel: 1-800-726-2743 or 726-1411

Shelter

Choices for Youth
Tel: 754-3047
[Men 16-29]

Iris Kirby House
Tel: 753-1492/1-877-753-1492
[Women and Children]

Naomi Centre
Tel: (24hr) 579-8432/579-8641
[Women ages 16-30]

Shanawdithit
Tel: 726-5970
[Adults and Families]

Tommy Sexton Centre
Tel: 579-8656
Toll Free: 1-800-563-1575
[Women and Men 15-65]

Wiseman Centre
Tel: 739-8355
[Men ages 30-64]

Other

Addiction Services
Tel: 752-4919

AIDS Committee
Tel: 1-800-563-1575 or 579-8656

Violence Prevention – Avalon East
Tel: 757-0137

Food Bank
Tel: 722-0130

Income Support
Tel: 1-888-632-4555

Legal Aid
Tel: 1-800-563-9911 or 753-7860

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing
Tel: 724-3000

NL Health Line
Tel: 811 or 1-888-709-2929

Provincial Court
Tel: 729-1004

Seniors Resource Centre
Tel: 1-800-563-5599 or 737-2333

St. John’s Native Friendship Centre
Tel: 726-5902

Victim Services
Tel: 729-0900

St. John’s Women’s Centre
Tel: 753-0220