Sutherland House (Women’s Shelter)

Family Violence Shelter in Fort Smith, NT

Southerland House is a secure and anonymous place for women to receive support while they are fleeing violence. Children can live here with their mothers. Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our shelter has six bedrooms with a capacity of 12 beds. Our trained staff will provide you with help to determine your options, empathy and emotional support, as well as hope for a better future.

Women from across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut can call us so we can assess your situation and make a safety plan no matter where you live.  

Crisis line, Fort Smith: (867) 873-8257
Toll-free:
1 (866) 223-7775