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Names
Alternate Name HT1 ; Victim Assistance Program ; Victim Witness Assistance Program ; Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund ; VVFF ; VWAP
Former Name Ontario Victim Services Secretariat
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community L'Orignal
Address & Map
1015 King St, Unit B
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
 
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Intersection Cassburn Rd and Hwy 17
Mailing Address PO Box 300 
1015 King St, Unit B 
L'Orignal, ON K0B 1K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Information, assistance and support to increase participation in the criminal court process * case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions) * trial preparation * liaise with Crown Attorneys and police * needs assessment * victim advocacy * emotional support * crisis intervention * referrals to community agencies

Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund – financial help and court-based supports for victims of violent crime and families of homicide victims * assistance with travel to attend key court dates * language interpretation * real-time captioning or other equipment for victims with disabilities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Prescott and Russell United Counties
Eligibility Services begin once police have laid charges and continue until the court case is over * victims and witnesses of intimate partner abuse/domestic violence, child physical and sexual abuse, sexual assault (including historical sexual assault), and human trafficking (including sexual assault and forced labour), hate crimes and elder abuse * families of homicide victims and victims of motor vehicle fatalities resulting in criminal charges * support may be provided to other victims of violent crime

Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund – eligibility determined on case-by-case basis – speak with V/WAP staff
Application Referral by police, Crown Attorney, community agency, or self-referral
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
Fees None
Service Categories Crime Victim Compensation ; Crime Witness Support ; General Crime Victim Assistance
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-675-1991
Toll Free Phone 1-866-296-0164
TTY Phone 1-866-611-5233
Fax 613-675-2772
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca
Primary Executive Sylvie Bisson, Program Manager
Other Details
Established 1986
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General
Resources Website * Victim Support Line
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations

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