Thunder Bay and Area Victim Services provides immediate emotional support, practical assistance, information and referrals to individuals victimized by crime or tragic circumstance.
We are available to support in the following situations that occur in Ontario: Serious Assault, Arson, Break and Enter/Robbery, Criminal Harassment, Intimate Partner Violence, Elder Abuse, Homicide/Attempted Homicide, Human Trafficking, Historical Child Sexual Abuse, Sexual Assault, Tragic Circumstances (ie. sudden death/crime scene clean up). All calls receive trauma responses, short term support and referrals.
PLEASE NOTE: A VQRP+ Application and Consent (reviewed and signed) is required for financial assistance. Not all requests are eligible for financial support.
We believe every person experiences the impact of a crime or tragedy in a unique way. We see it as our role to provide individuals with a safe, secure, supportive and non-judgemental environment where they can share their experiences and receive support.