Contact Avalon

General enquiries: (902) 422-4240
Call this line to ask general questions about Avalon Centre

Enquiries regarding trauma therapy: (902) 817-3821
Call this line to ask questions about trauma therapy, make an appointment with our staff, collect resources, or get a referral to another service.

SANE response line: (902) 425-0122
Call this line for medical and forensic assessments within seven days of sexualized violence.

General enquiries: email

Volunteering: email

Fundraising: email

Avalon Centre is only open to those with appointments. Please call (902) 817-3821 to make an appointment.

Office location
1526 Dresden Row, Suite 401
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3K3

Office hours
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Avalon can’t respond to an emergency or crisis. Please contact the following services instead.

Emergencies: call 911 for help with a serious injury or immediate danger.

Mental health crisis: contact the Provincial Mental Health Crisis Line on ​​(888) 429-8167.

Shelters: contact Bryony House on (902) 422-7650 or 211 Nova Scotia on 2-1-1.

For interviews or media statements contact us at(902) 422-4240 or email

We’re keen to work with media partners to increase support for survivors and educate the public about sexualized violence.

Please arrange on-site meetings in advance. This helps us protect the safety and confidentiality of our clients.

Please be patient for a response. We’re a small team with a big workload! We’ll do our best to respond quickly. But it may take us a while during busy periods, after hours, or on weekends and holidays.

In the meantime, you can find lots of resources and information about Avalon on our website.

Need more information?

Find useful links and downloadables on our resources page.

Feeling confused about something that happened? We can help. Please contact our team.