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Names
Alternate Name HT1 ; OCR ; Victim Witness Assistance Program ; Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund ; VVFF ; VWAP
Notes
Public Comments Satellite office located in Napanee -- see separate listing
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Downtown Kingston, inside the Court/Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) building
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
308 Wellington St, Unit 101, Side Entrance (at Rideau Terrace)
Kingston, ON K7K 7A8
 
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Intersection Wellington St and Queen St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) 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 * case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions) * court preparation * needs assessment * emotional support * crisis intervention * referrals to community agencies  
 
Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund -- financial and court-based supports to enable victims of crime and families of homicide victims to attend court * travel arrangements and expenses * language interpretation * real-time captioning or other equipment for victims with disabilities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston
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 ; French ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
Fees None
Service Categories Crime Witness Support ; General Crime Victim Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-545-2455
Toll Free Phone 1-877-377-8370
TTY Phone Toll Free 1-866-611-5233
Fax 613-545-9178
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca
Primary Contact Angela Faulkner, Administrative Assistant
Alternate Contact Sharon Ansell, Jeanette Melo, Chantal Lecompte, Victim Witness Services Workers
Primary Executive Michel Arsenault, Manager
Other Details
Established 1986
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General
Print Material Pamphlets * Activity Book
Resources Website

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