Victim Services of York Region

Service: Victim Quick Response Program+

Record Details
Alternate Name HT1 ; HT2 ; Support Link ; SupportLink ; VCAO ; VCARS ; Victim Crisis Assistance and Referral Services ; Victim Quick Response Program Plus ; Victim Quick Response Program+ ; VQRP Plus ; VQRP+
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
Primary Contact Deb Phillips, Manager Volunteer Program; Email:
Primary Executive Jason Ladd, Board Chair; Phone: 905-953-5363
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General's Victim Service Division ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - United Way Greater Toronto ; Foundation - Trillium
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 above supports * 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
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Meetings 3rd Wed night of month (attendance is mandatory)
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 21 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 ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Dutch ; Farsi ; German ; Italian ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Ukrainian ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
16775 Yonge St, Suite 207
Newmarket, ON L3Y 8J4
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Intersection Yonge St and Mulock Dr
Mailing Address PO Box 93339 
16640 Yonge St, Unit 1 
Newmarket, ON L3X 0A1
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Crime Victims ; Crime Victim Compensation ; Crime Victim Compensation ~ Victims of Human Trafficking ; General Crime Victim Assistance ; In Person Crisis Intervention ~ Crime Victims ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Crime Victims


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