Description
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
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 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), 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 ; 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

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