Services exist for victims and survivors of sexual violence at many levels, whether the assault(s) are recent or historic. Read through our list of available resources to decide which are right for you.
Contacts for Services
Sexual Assault Examinations
Acute medical care and forensic evidence collection at Queens General Hospital, Fishermen’s Memorial Hospital and South Shore Regional Hospital.
Phone Unit 902-634-7304
Shelter and support for women and their children in Lunenburg & Queens Counties.
Phone 1-888-543-3999 www.harbour-house.ca
Second Story Women’s Centre
Supportive services including free counselling for women and girls in Lunenburg and Queens Counties.
Phone 902 640-3044 or 543-1315 www.secstory.com
Sexual Health Centre Lunenburg County
Provides information and support on sexual and reproductive health.
Phone 902 527-2868 www.sexualhealthlunenburg.com
NS Victim Services, Western Region
Provides a range of services to victims of crime.
Mental Health & Addictions Intake Line
Phone 902 543-5400
Mental Health Crisis Line
24 hour, 7 days/week, crisis support and mobile response.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Bridgewater Phone 902 527-5555
Lunenburg Phone 902 634-8674
Queens Phone 902 354-5721
Chester Phone 902 275-3583
Bridgewater Police Service
Phone 902 543-2464