I need help

Are you abused? Are you concerned for you and your family’s safety? Help is available.


I want to help someone

You know someone who you suspect is being abused and you want to know how you can help.



If this is an emergency, please call 911 or the Assaulted Women’s Help Line 1-866-863-0511


Our goal is to create a community where each & every citizen will live safely, free from Domestic Violence. Algoma Council Domestic Violence Mission Statement

As a culturally inclusive council the Algoma Council on Domestic Violence (ACDV) will strive to change community attitudes toward Domestic Violence focusing on woman abuse through education and advocacy, while promoting community safety and well-being. The Algoma Council on Domestic Violence is comprised of many agencies, organizations and concerned citizens throughout the city of Sault Ste. Marie and District of Algoma.


1 in 4 women have experienced some form of domestic violence at some point in their life.

Women’s Bill of Rights
– I have the right to live a life of peace free from abuse and fear

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