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Elder Abuse and Neglect - North West

Elder abuse is the neglect, or emotional, physical or sexual abuse of elderly people. The abuse may originate with their caretakers, children, grandchildren or other individuals who are sharing their homes or who are responsible for their care in a facility.

See also Helplines for Seniors.

 
These services serve all or part of North West
Community Elder Abuse Prevention Committee - Northwestern Ontario - Geraldton  
Greenstone Victim Services, 108 First Ave NE, Geraldton, ON  P0T 1M0
807‑853‑0473
Community Elder Abuse Prevention Committee - Northwestern Ontario - Thunder Bay  
Thunder Bay
807‑345‑9556
Elder Abuse Ontario - Northern Region - North West Regional Office - Public Awareness and Education  
Thunder Bay
Senior Safety Line: 1‑866‑299‑1011
Ontario Provincial Police - North West Region - Regional Abuse Issues  
615 James St S, 2nd Fl, Thunder Bay, ON  P7E 6P6
807‑473‑2700
Thunder Bay (City of). Police - Crimes Against Seniors Unit  
1200 Balmoral St, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 5Z5
807‑684‑1039
Thunder Bay (City of). Police - Domestic Violence Unit  
1200 Balmoral St, Thunder Bay, ON  P7B 5Z5
807‑684‑1200

These services are located outside of North West, but provide service to North West.
Advocacy Centre for the Elderly  
2 Carleton St, Suite 701, Toronto, ON  M5B 1J3
416‑598‑2656
Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre  
Box 686, North Bay, ON  P1B 8J8
1‑888‑495‑8501
Concerned Friends of Ontario Citizens in Care Facilities  
140 Merton St, 2nd Fl, Toronto, ON  M4S 1A1
416‑489‑0146
Elder Abuse Ontario  
2 Billingham Rd, Suite 306, Toronto, ON  M9B 6E1
416‑916‑6728
National Seniors Council  
1‑800‑622‑6232 (1‑800‑O‑CANADA)
Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority  
160 Eglinton Ave E, 5th Fl, Toronto, ON  M4P 3B5
416‑440‑3570