24-hour help

Call 911 if you or someone you know is in immediate danger. Family violence is a crime.

Family Violence Information Line: 310-1818 to get help anonymously in more than 170 languages or find other supports.

Family violence includes physical, verbal, emotional, financial and sexual abuse, neglect, stalking or being kept from seeing other people or forced to stay in one place.

Regional family violence and bullying prevention coordinators provide information about starting or taking part in family violence and bullying prevention activities in your area. For help in areas not listed below, please connect with the Office of Family and Community Services. Contact a coordinator near you:

Calgary and area

Jacqueline VanStarkenburg

Phone: 403-297-8759
Fax: 403‑297‑6446
Email: Jacqueline.VanStarkenburg@gov.ab.ca

Address:
200, 811 14 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 2A4

Edmonton and area

Tanya Nelson

Cell: 587-985-6930
Fax: 780-644-8839
Email: tanya.nelson@gov.ab.ca

Address:
11th floor, HSBC Building
10055 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2Y2

Métis Settlements

Ericka Schmaltz

Phone: 780‑523‑2763
Fax: 780‑523‑6763
Email: ericka.schmaltz@gov.ab.ca

Address:
Box 1027
5226 53 Avenue
High Prairie, Alberta T0G 1E0

Northeast Alberta

Tammy Lockyer

Phone: 780‑743‑7423
Fax: 780‑743‑7225
Email: tammy.lockyer@gov.ab.ca

Address:
8th Floor Provincial Building
9915 Franklin Avenue
Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 2K4

Other Regions

Office of Family and Community Services

Phone: 780‑422-5916
Fax: 780-415-9345
Email: css.familyandcommunitysafety@gov.ab.ca