Burin Peninsula Region

Local areas of the Burin Peninsula Region include:

  • Bay L’Argent Area/St. Bernard’s;
  • Fortune-Grand Bank;
  • Frenchmen’s Cove/Garnish;
  • Lamaline/Lawn;
  • Mortier/Fox’s Cove;
  • Rushoon/Parker’s Cove;
  • St. Lawrence; and
  • Terrenceville/Grand le Pierre.

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.


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

  • Marystown – Tel: 279-3001


Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre
Tel: 891-1040

Crisis Lines

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

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


Grace Sparkes House
[Women and Children]
Main Office Tel: 279-3560
Crisis Line Tel: 279-3562 or 1-888-774-4957


Addiction Services
Tel: 891-503

Burin Peninsula Voice Against Violence
Tel: 279-4030

Eastern Health (Health and Community Services)
Tel: 891-5025

Food Bank
Tel: 279-3279

Income Support
Tel: 1-888-632-4555

Legal Aid
Tel: 279-3068

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing
Tel: 279-5375

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

On Call Social Worker (After 4:30pm and Weekends)
Tel: 759-3369

Provincial Court
Tel: 832-1450

Seniors Resource Centre
Tel: 1-800-563-5599

Victim Services
Tel: 279-3216