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Sudbury Counselling Centre
Child Witness Program

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  • Provides confidential support services and impartial court preparation for children and youth involved in the criminal justice system as victims and/or witnesses
  • Provides sensitive, informed, and effective assistance to child victims and witnesses to lessen the trauma of communicating evidence in court
  • Provides case updates to victims and families
  • Provides the victim a tour of the court house
  • Educates the victim on courtroom procedures and the role of a witness
  • Attends court with the victim
  • Refers the child and/or family to other community services, if needed
Eligibility
Children and youth involved in the criminal justice system, either as victims and/or witnesses

Age Requirements: Ages: 17 year(s) and under;
Application Process
Call the office to speak with a Child Witness Program Worker
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
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(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On September 6, 2018

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