Nunavumi Angnait Katujiqatigigit

Nunavut Inuit Women’s Association

ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ ᐊᕐᓇᐃᑦ ᑲᑐᔾᔨᖃᑎᒌᖏᑦ


Whenever Inuktut versions of materials are available, they appear on this page. Otherwise, the English version appears here.

Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada
Pauktuutit is the national representative organization of Inuit women in Canada and is governed by a 14-member Board of Directors from across Canada. We foster greater awareness of the needs of Inuit women, advocate for equality and social improvements, and encourage Inuit women’s full participation in the community, regional and national life of Canada.

Qulliit Nunavut Status of Women
Council supporting changes to issues affecting women, in Education, Health, Justice, Economic Development, Housing, Employment, Leadership, Culture, etc.

Pauktuutit Library
Reports issued by Pauktuutit

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

The YWCA Agvik Nunavut
Emergency Women’s Shelter (Qimaavik) and Women’s Homeless Shelter (Sivummut).




Emergency Dispatch: 867-979-5650
RCMP Emergency: 867-979-1111
RCMP Non-Emergency: 867-979-0123
Kamatsiaqtut Helpline: 1-800-265-3333
     in Inuktitut 867-979-3333
     Green Stone 867-975-5900
First Nation & Inuit Hope for Wellness Helpline: 1-855-242-3310
     to chat
Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868

Health and Wellness

Qikiqtani General Hospital: 867-975-8600
Public Health: 867-975-4800
Iqaluit Dental Clinic: 867-979-4437
Arctic Circle Dental Clinic: 867-979-6740
Nunavut Health Card: 1-800-661-0833

Counselling and Other Support Services

Child Advocacy: 867-975-5096
Tukisigiarvik Society (Elders): 867-979-2400
Isaksimgagit Inuusirmi Katujjiqatigiit Embrace Life Council: 867-979-3233
Income Assistance Program: 867-975-6580
Akausisarvik Mental Health: 867-979-7631
Iqaluit Mental Health Intake: 867-975-5999
Nunavut Justice Centre: 867-975-6100
Iqaluit Housing Authority: 867-979-5301

Food and Clothing

Qajuqturvik Community Food Centre: 867-979-4863
Piviniit Thrift Store: 867-979-2120