London (City of)

London Police Service, Family Consultants and Victim Services Unit

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Record #: LON3580 Last Modified: 17 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 11 Mar 2013
Location
Located In CommunityLondon
Address601 Dundas St
London, ON N6A 4K9
Site LocationCentral London
AccessibilityFully Accessible
IntersectionDundas St and Adelaide St
Mailing AddressPO Box 3415 
London, ON N6A 4K9
Contact Information
Office Phone519-661-5636
Crisis PhoneCall 911 in emergencies
TTY Phone519-661-6472
Fax519-661-1514
Websitepolice.london.ca
Primary ContactLisa Heslop, Supervisor
Description & Services
DescriptionConsultants respond to requests from officers to attend at time of crisis to assist in assessment, crisis intervention and support

Referral to community services for ongoing assistance * outreach to victims of crime and tragic events
HoursMon-Fri 8am-2am * Sat-Sun, holidays 12noon-2am * on-call service after hours
Areas ServedLondon
BoundariesLondon
EligibilityServices open to anyone
ApplicationReferrals from police personnel * response to client initiated requests and agency consultations when feasible * victims of any crime or sudden tragic circumstance * victims under 16 require consent from parent or guardian
FeesFree
LanguagesEnglish
Established1973 as research project * 1976 as formal part of police service
FundingMunicipal - London
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameVCARS
Service Level(50) Non Profit