About Connect

How Connect Works

Connect is a service for people who have big and small questions about relationships and experiences. Our goal is to help people recognize unhealthy relationships and abusive relationships in all its forms.

We understand it can be hard to talk about things that are so personal. Talking to someone from Connect is as easy as talking to a friend. We’ll suggest ideas for getting support and then taking the next step is up to you.

If you are experiencing or have questions about domestic/relationship abuse please call:

24-Hour Family Violence Help Line: 403-234-7233 (SAFE)
24-Hour Toll-Free (in Alberta): 866-606-7233 (SAFE)

If you are experiencing or have questions about sexual abuse and sexual assault please call:

24-Hour Support Line: 403-237-5888
24-Hour Toll-Free (in Alberta): 877-237-5888


Call us
– We’ll listen, suggest solutions and connect you with a network of people and agencies who can help - when you’re ready.

Call to make an appointment - In-person visits are available Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm, by appointment only.

For Sexual Assault: The Sexual Assault Response Team, part of Connect, provides specialized services to people who have been sexually assaulted within the past 72 hours.

The team consists of specially trained doctors and nurses, crisis counselors from Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse, and members of the Calgary Police Service, RCMP or Tribal Police. Individuals may choose to have any or all of these professionals involved in their care.

This service is available through the:

Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre - Urgent Care
1213 4th Street SW Calgary, Alberta
Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week
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Alberta Children’s Hospital – for Youth under 14 years of age
2888 Shaganappi Trail NW Calgary, Alberta
Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week

If more than 72 hours have passed since the sexual assault, there are other options for support and medical attention available. Please contact us for more information.

What if I've Been Sexually Assaulted?

We are here to help, please call us.If you are experiencing or have questions about sexual abuse and sexual assault please call...1.403.237.58881.877.237.5888 Toll Free in AlbertaIf you are experiencing or have questions about domestic and relationship abuse please call...1.403.234.7233(SAFE)1.866.606.7233 Toll Free in Alberta

All about Connect

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