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Rainy River District Victim Services Program

Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario

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Description
Victim Quick Response Program+ (VQRP+) - program of last resort where no other available private or public resource is available

Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario - 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 eligible incident, may include 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 reimbursements are made to victims for the supports listed above
  • Financial support is also available for victims who sustained serious physical injuries during a crime and for parents of homicide victims and spouses of homicide victims
Eligibility
Victims of crime and tragic circumstances

VQRP+ -- direct victims, immediate family members, and witnesses in the aftermath of violent crimes
Application Process
Referral by police, emergency services, community agency or self-referral
Toll Free
1-866-484-5687
Office
807-274-5687
Crisis
9-1-1
Fax
807-274-5690
Web Site
https://www.rrdvsp.ca
Email
[email protected]
Mailing Address
PO Box 683
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 3M9
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Peggie Loyie, Program Manager
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 807-274-5688
Fees
None
Documents Required
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Accessibility
Not Accessible
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 12, 2024
Address
334 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON, P9A 1G9
  • Located on Scott St across the street from the RBC Royal Bank
  • Closest intersection is at Scott St and Portage Ave

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 to 1600
Tue
0830 to 1600
Wed
0830 to 1600
Thu
0830 to 1600
Fri
0830 to 1600

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Emergencies: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
  • Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing First Nation
  • Atikokan
  • Couchiching First Nation
  • Dawson Township
  • Fort Frances
  • Lac La Croix First Nation
  • Lake of the Woods
  • Mishkosiminiziibiing First Nation
  • Mitaanjigamiing First Nation
  • Morley Township
  • Naicatchewenin First Nation
  • Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation
  • Rainy River District
  • Rainy River First Nation
  • Rainy River, Unorganized
  • Seine River First Nation