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Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response Due to concerns regarding COVID 19, VWAP staff is conducting interactions with clients by telephone * Clients are encouraged to call VWAP at 519 376-8927 for information, support and referrals  
 
Regular Service 
Information and assistance to support participation in the criminal court process * services begin once police have laid charges and continue until the court case is over * case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions) * court preparation * needs assessment * emotional support * crisis intervention * referrals to community agencies  
 
Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund -- financial and court-based supports to enable victims of crime and families of homicide victims to attend court * travel arrangements and expenses * language interpretation * real-time captioning or other equipment for victims with disabilities
Service Details
Public Comments This is a Satellite office of the Stratford Office
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County
Eligibility Victims and witnesses of intimate partner abuse/domestic violence, child physical and sexual abuse, sexual assault (including historical sexual assault and human trafficking) * families of homicide victims, families of motor vehicle fatalities * elderly victims, victims with disabilities, victims of hate crime * Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund -- eligibility determined on case-by-case basis
Application Referral by police, Crown Attorney, community agency, or self-referral
Languages English ; Translation services can be arranged
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Walkerton
Address & Map
215 Cayley St, 2nd Flr
Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact information
Office Phone 519-881-3882
Toll Free Phone 1-866-994-9904
Fax 519-881-1597
E-Mail vwap-walkerton@ontario.ca
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/ovss/programs.php#vwap
Primary Contact Stefanie Reinink, Victim/Witness Service Worker
Alternate Contact Leticia Barber, Victim/Witness Service Worker
Mailing Address PO Box 1529 
215 Cayley St, 2nd Flr 
Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
Categories
CWD_NEWHUB_HEADINGGROUPS Abuse / Assault
CWD_NEWHUB_HEADINGS Victims of Abuse Support Programs

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