Gander/New-Wes-Valley Region

Local areas of the Gander-New-Wes-Valley Region include:

  • Alexander Bay;
  • Fogo and Change Islands;
  • Gambo;
  • Gander;
  • Greenspond;
  • Hamilton Sound;
  • Lewisporte;
  • New World Island;
  • Notre Dame By South;
  • Straight Sound;
  • Twillingate Island; and
  • Wesleyville.

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

Emergency

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

  • Carmanville – Tel: 534-2686
  • Fogo Island – Tel: 266-2251
  • Gander – Tel: 256-6841
  • Glovertown – Tel: 533-2828
  • Lewisporte – Tel: 535-8637
  • New-Wes-Valley – Tel: 536-2419
  • Twillingate – Tel: 884-2811

Military Police
Tel: 256-1725

Hospitals

James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre (Gander)
Tel: 256-2500

Crisis Lines

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

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

Shelter

Cara Transition House
Tel: 256-7707
Crisis Line Tel: 1-877-800-2272
[Women and Children]

Other

Gander and Area Food Bank
Tel: 651-3663

Income Support
Tel: 1-888-632-4555

Legal Aid
Tel: 256-3991
After Hours/Toll Free: 1-800-563-9911

Mental Health and Addiction Services
Tel: 256-5438/2813

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing
Tel: 256-1300

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

On Call Social Worker (After 4:30pm and Weekends)
Tel: 651-2500

Provincial Court
Tel: 256-1100

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

Roads to End Violence
Tel: 651-2250

Victim Services
Tel: 709-256-1070/1028 (Collect Calls Accepted)