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Centre for Research and Education on Violence Against Women and Children

Emergency cell phones

SupportLink is a joint initiative of the Ministry of the Attorney General, Rogers AT+T Wireless, and Ericsson Canada. The program provides comprehensive safety planning, follow-up telephone contact and where appropriate, a wireless cell phone, pre-programmed to dial 9-1-1 in an emergency situation.

SupportLink wireless cell phones are issued to victims, both female and male, 18 years of age and older, who are at high risk of personal danger because of:

  • Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Assault
  • Criminal Harassment/ Stalking

Contact SupportLink at 1 (866) 680-9972 or get a client referral to the SupportLink Program from various community services, including the police, sexual assault centres, shelters or other agencies that assist individuals who are at risk of personal violence.