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Victim Services of Kenora & Area

Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario


Description
Office is accessible via appointment only; If you require assistance from Victim Services, you must leave a message with dispatch; non-urgent calls are responded to within one business day
  • Offers on-site early intervention and crisis intervention
  • Provides needs assessment, safety planning and referrals to community services
  • Offers enhanced support for vulnerable victims
  • Provides assistance with applications to VQRP+
Victim Quick Response Program+ (VQRP+)
Provides assistance with emergency expenses related to the eligible 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
  • funeral expenses
Additional assistance for victims of human trafficking includes:
  • storage locker
  • tattoo removal
  • treatment at a recovery facility
Note: No direct reimbursement to victims for above supports

Financial support also available for:
  • victims who sustained serious physical injuries during a crime
  • parents of child homicide victims
  • spouses of homicide victims
Comments
For regional services call the toll-free number 1-877-467-2815
Eligibility
  • Victims of crime and tragic circumstances

VQRP+
  • Victims, immediate family members, and witnesses in the direct aftermath of violent crimes
Application Process
  • Referral by police, emergency services, community agency or self-referral
  • Police and/or Emergency Services can arrange to access services for a client with their consent by calling the toll-free number
Toll Free
1-877-467-2815
Office
807-467-2815
Fax
807-467-8354
After Hours Phone
1-877-467-2815
Web Site
https://victimserviceskenora.ca
Email
kenora@victimserviceskenora.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 602
101 Park St Station
Kenora, ON, P9N 3X6
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Beverly Derouard, Executive Director
Email: ed@victimserviceskenora.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 4, 2022
Address
St Joseph's Health Centre, 21 Wolsley St S
Kenora, ON, P9N 3W7
Office not currently open to public
  • Located at Wolsley St within the St Joseph's Health Centre
  • Closest intersection is at Wolsley St and Ocean Ave
  • Situated near the Lake of the Woods District Hospital, just past Husky the Muskie

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0000 - 2400
Tue
0000 - 2400
Wed
0000 - 2400
Thu
0000 - 2400
Fri
0000 - 2400
Sat
0000 - 2400
Sun
0000 - 2400

Emergency Services: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Dalles First Nation
  • Dryden
  • Eagle Lake First Nation
  • Ignace
  • Kenora
  • Kenora, Unorganized
  • Machin
  • Nestor Falls
  • Red Lake
  • Vermilion Bay
  • Wabigoon
  • Wabigoon Lake First Nation
  • Washagamis Bay First Nation
  • Wauzhushk Onigum First Nation