If you are in immediate danger, go to the police or dial 9-1-1.
Family violence can be:
Family members include people who:
We can help you get an Emergency Protection Order to keep a violent family member from contacting you or coming near you and your children. This is a free service.
If you or your family are experiencing family violence and need protection, call the Emergency Protection Order program in the following locations:
Edmonton area: 1-780-422-9222
Calgary area: 1-403-297-5260
Lethbridge area: 1-403-388-3162
If you live outside of these areas, call the police at any time or visit your nearest courthouse during business hours.
Visit “Support for Victims of Family Violence” in the COVID-19 section of our website for more informatio
Watch the recording and browse FAQs from our online information session about how an emergency protection order can keep someone safe from an abuser.