Support and Safety

City building

Safety is a basic need of all individuals. Community Care Peterborough, 705-742-7067, offers security programs, telephone reassurance calls and personal distress alarms for residents in the Peterborough area.

You can also find helpful crime prevention information provided by the Peterborough Police Service. You can reach Peterborough Police at 705-876-1122.

Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario, which can be reached at 705-876-1122 ext. 327, provides services related to education advocacy, services that support seniors who have been abused, as well as services for the prevention of elder abuse.

Seniors Safety Line - 1-866-299-1011 (24 hours, 7 days a week).