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Sudbury Counselling Centre
Child Witness Program

  • 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
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-JunMon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug
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
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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