Record Details
Public Comments Satellite Office located in Cayuga and Simcoe (see separate listing) and Satellite courts located in Cayuga and Simcoe (see separate listing)
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford
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 ; Translators available
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
80 Wellington St
Brantford, ON N3T 2L9
Intersection George St and Wellington St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) COVID19 Update: Court case backlog -- clients may experience difficulties contacting local offices and should leave a message with return phone number; VWAP staff will return voicemail as soon as possible  
 
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
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-752-5725
Toll Free Phone 1-855-234-0754
Fax 519-752-7682
E-Mail brantfordvwap@ontario.ca
Website services.findhelp.ca/ovss
Primary Executive Jennifer Bowie, Manager

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