Record #: SHA1227
Last Modified: 06 May 2022
Last Full Update: 21 Mar 2022

Description

Description (Service) COVID19 Providing all programs remotely via telephone. * Meeting high risk clients only if absolutely needed, based on assessment.

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 COVID19 Services by phone or email; In person on assessment.  
 
Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Emergency service accessible through police only 
Dates: Annual General Meeting in Jun 
Volunteer meetings held on the third Mon of the month Sep-Jun
Areas Served Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
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 ; French
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Peterborough County OPP
453 Lansdowne St E
Peterborough, ON K9L 0A4
 
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Intersection Hwy 115 and Lansdowne St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-748-0324
Toll Free Phone 1-888-822-7729
E-Mail support@vspn.ca
Website www.victimservicespn.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VictimServicesOfPeterboroughAndNorthumberland
Primary Executive Emily Poulin, Executive Director; Phone: 705-748-0324 * 905-372-2255

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