Description
Description (Service) On-site early intervention and crisis intervention * needs assessment * safety planning * referrals to community services * enhanced support for vulnerable victims * assistance with applications to VQRP+

Victim Quick Response Program+ (VQRP+) -- assistance with emergency expenses related to the incident, including home safety, accommodation, meals, transportation, basic necessities, dependent care costs, counselling, traditional Indigenous health services, cellular phones, vision care, dental care, aids for victims with disabilities, interpretation services, crime scene cleanup, government/medical documents and funeral expenses * additional assistance for victims of human trafficking includes storage locker, tattoo removal, and treatment at a recovery facility * no direct reimbursement to victims for support listed above * financial support also available for victims who sustained serious physical injuries during a crime and for parents of child homicide victims and spouses of homicide victims
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm; after hours (24/7) support available through police, fire or EMS referral
Areas Served Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Victims of crime and tragic circumstances * VQRP+ -- victims, immediate family members, and witnesses in the direct aftermath of violent crimes
Application Referral by police, emergency services, community agency or self referral
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Interpretation, can be arranged
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
Cobourg O.P.P.
1165 Division St
Cobourg, ON K9A 4J9
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-372-2255 * 705-748-0324
Toll Free Phone 1-888-822-7729
Fax 705-748-5452
E-Mail support@vspn.ca
Website www.vspn.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/VictimServicesOfPeterboroughAndNorthumberland
Primary Contact Nicole, Crisis Support Worker; Email: nicole@vspn.ca
Alternate Contact Lesley, Human Trafficking Client Care Coordinator; Email: lesley@vspn.ca
Primary Executive Emily Poulin, Executive Director; Email: emily@vspn.ca

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