Victim Assistance Services of Oxford County

Site: Woodstock - Dundas St

Service: Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-537-2824
Fax 519-421-2818
E-Mail kpeters@vasoc.on.ca
Website www.vasoc.on.ca
Primary Contact Kate Peters, Executive Director; Phone: 519-537-2824; Email: kpeters@vasoc.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) On-site early intervention and crisis intervention * 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 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 above supports * 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
Hours Office hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
After hours contact your local police service to have Victims Assistance Services activated * crisis assistance Mon-Sun 24 hour service
Areas Served Woodstock
Eligibility Victims, immediate family members, and witnesses in the direct aftermath of violent crimes
Application Referral by police, emergency services, community agency or self referral
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Victims Assistance Services of Oxford County (VASOC) is dedicated to providing confidential emotional support, practical assistance and community referrals to victims of crime and/or tragic circumstances. * trained volunteer crisis responders are available 24 hours a day to empower individuals to re-establish control and begin the healing process.
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Attorney General
Site Information
Located In Community Woodstock
Address & Map
615 Dundas St
Woodstock, ON N4S 1E1
Intersection Beale St and Dundas St
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance

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