Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
Court case backlog -- clients may experience difficulties contacting local offices and should leave a message with return phone number; VWAP staff will return voicemail within tow business days.

Regular Service
  • Provides 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
Offers:
  • Case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions)
  • Court preparation
  • Needs assessment
  • Emotional support
  • Crisis intervention
  • Referrals to community agencies
Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund

Provides financial and court-based supports to enable victims of crime and families of homicide victims to attend court, including:
  • 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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Intersection Cayley St and Colborne St S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-881-3882
Toll Free Phone 1-866-994-9904
E-Mail vwap-walkerton@ontario.ca
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/ovss/programs.php#vwap
Mailing Address PO Box 1529 
215 Cayley St, 2nd Flr 
Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0

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