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Ah-Shawah-Bin Sioux Lookout / Lac Seul Victim Support Services

Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario

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Description
  • 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 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
Sexual Assault Counselling
  • Provides individual counselling to victims and their families
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
Toll Free
1-888-949-9300
Office
807-737-1700
Fax
807-737-1701
Web Site
https://www.ahshawahbinvictimservices.ca/
Mailing Address
PO Box 1327
Sioux Lookout, ON, P8T 1B8
Canada
Languages
English, Interpretive Services
Contact
Shauntell Vincent, Victim Support Worker
Email: vsupport@slktvs.ca
Executive Director
Geneva Sainnawap
Email: ahshawahbin@slktvs.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 21, 2022
Address
429 Hwy 516
Sioux Lookout, ON, P8T 1B8
  • Located¬†along Hwy 516 at S entrance to community of Sioux Lookout
  • Co-located in the same building as St Onge Logging

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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

Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Hudson
  • Lac Seul First Nation
  • Sioux Lookout