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Victim Services of Middlesex-London

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c/o London Police Station
601 Dundas St
London, ON
N6B 1X1
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519-661-5636
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Contact through any Middlesex or London police departments
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Administration: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm
Last Updated: Oct 8, 2021: Suggest an edit

Application

Referral by police, emergency services, community agency or self referral

Eligibility / Target Population

Victims of crime and tragic circumstances * VQRP - victims, immediate family members, and witnesses in the direct aftermath of violent crimes

Fees

Free

Executives

Brad Thompson - Executive Director
brad@vsmiddlesex.org

Languages

English

Language Notes

Interpretation arrangements made for additional languages upon request

Area Served

London and Middlesex County

Accessibility

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Description of Services

Contracted by the Ministry of the Attorney General to deliver The Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario (VCAO) Program * VCAO programs work in partnership with local police and emergency services * managed by volunteer community boards of directors

On-site early intervention and crisis intervention * needs assessment * safety planning * referrals to community services * provision of cellular telephones for eligible victims * enhanced support for vulnerable victims * assistance with applications to VQRP+

Victim Quick Response Program (VQRP) - 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 and funeral expenses * additional assistance for victims of human trafficking includes storage locker, tattoo removal, and treatment at a recovery facility * no direct reimbursement to victims for support listed above * financial support also available for victims who sustained serious physical injuries during a crime and for parents of child homicide victims and spouses of homicide victims

About Us

Victim Services of Middlesex-London is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to supporting victims of crime and/or tragic circumstance. Victim Services of Middlesex-London provides responsive, accessible and accountable programs and services. Victim Services of Middlesex-London's focus is on restoring and enhancing victims’ quality of life and preventing re-victimization.

Last Updated: Oct 8, 2021: Suggest an edit
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