Grant Name: Access and Assessment







This program functions as the gateway where:

  • reports relating to Child Protection and Adult Protection are received and evaluated,
  • individuals can request service and be assessed for service eligibility,
  • information on services offered by this department and related community services is available and provided, and
  • crisis response and stabilization services are delivered to persons requiring emergency or short term services provided by this department.

The approach to program delivery includes general, specialized and multidisciplinary assessments of individuals and families, crisis response counselling, and provision or arrangement of emergency social services.

The program’s goals are:

  • to effectively link people seeking information on services offered by this department or related community services;
  • to stabilize social crisis situations relating to protection and social support of dependent individuals and family members; and,
  • to ensure that services offered by this department are provided to eligible individuals


General public requiring services provided by this department.

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Contact Information

Social Development Regional Offices

  Email Location
Acadian Peninsula (Region 8) (Regional Sub-Office) 20E St-Pierre Boulevard West, Caraquet
Chaleur (Region 6) (Regional Sub-Office) 275 Main Street, Bathurst
Edmundston (Region 4) (Regional Sub-Office) 121 de l’Église Street, Edmundston
Fredericton (Region 3) (Regional Sub-Office) 460 Two Nations Crossing, Fredericton
Miramichi (Region 7) (Regional Sub-Office) 360 Pleasant Street, Miramichi
Moncton (Region 1) (Regional Sub-Office) 770 Main Street, Moncton
Restigouche (Region 5) (Regional Sub-Office) 157 Water Street, Campbellton
Saint John (Region 2) (Regional Sub-Office) 1 Agar Place, Saint John

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New Brunswick
Child and Adult Protection

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