Victim Services of York Region

Site: Newmarket - Yonge Street

Record Details
Alternate Name SupportLink ; VCAO ; VCARS ; Victim Crisis Assistance and Referral Services ; Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario
Former Name VCARS ; Victim Crisis Assistance and Referral Services
Office Phone 905-953-5363
Toll Free Phone 1-866-876-5423 ext 6790
Fax 905-954-1057
E-Mail victimservices@yrp.ca
Website www.yrp.ca/victim-services.aspx
Primary Contact Deb Phillips, Manager Volunteer Program; Phone: 905-953-5363; Email: 8715@yrp.ca
Primary Executive Jason Ladd, Board Chair; Phone: 905-953-5363
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Ministry of the Attorney General's Victim Service Division, United Way of York Region, Ontario Trillium Foundation, Local Community Fundraising, Donations
Description (Service) Programs include on-scene response, telephone crisis response, community collaboration, support link * domestic violence * family occurrences * sexual assault * assault * robbery * fire * break & enter * homicide * sudden death * traffic accidents * property crimes/damage * criminal harassment *fatal motor vehicle accident 
 
On-site crisis intervention * safety planning * referrals to community services * provision of cellular telephones for eligible victims * enhanced support for vulnerable victims 
 
Assistance with application to Victim Quick Response Program (VQRP) -- immediate assistance with emergency expenses related to the incident, including accommodation, meals, transportation, dependent care costs, counselling and funeral expenses
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Meetings 3rd Wednesday night of each month (attendance is mandatory)
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 21 year(s) and up 
 
Victims of crime and tragic circumstances
Application Self referral or referral by police, emergency services or other service provider
Languages English ; Chinese; Interpreters used for all other languages
Fees None
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
16775 Yonge St, Unit 200B
Newmarket, ON L3Y 8J4
Accessibility Unknown
Service Categories General Crime Victim Assistance

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