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Satellite office located in Orangeville -- see separate listing for more information on that site

Organization: Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General - Guelph - Wyndham St S - Victim/Witness Assistance Program  
Phone Numbers: 519-837-6366
Toll-Free: Victim Support Line 1-888-579-2888 or can call the office number collect during office hours
Fax: 519-837-6371
Website: www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/ovss
Address:
36 Wyndham St S
Guelph, ON
N1H 7J5
Intersection: Wyndham St S and Fountain St
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Executives: Sue-Ellen Curry - Interim Manager
Service Description: 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

Fees: None
Application: Referral by police, Crown Attorney, community agency, or self-referral
Eligibility / Target Population: 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
Languages: English * French * Interpretive Services
Area Served:
Guelph–Puslinch, Wellington  
See Also: Victim Services

This information was last completely updated on October 2, 2018

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