Victim Services of Renfrew County is a non-profit volunteer based organization which assists police and fire services in providing 24/7 emotional and practical assistance to people who have experienced a crime, tragic life event or disaster.
About VICTIM SERVICES OF RENFREW COUNTY INC.
VS of RC is a registered charitable organization that was founded in 2001. We are the only 24/7 crisis response service covering Renfrew County and Algonquin Park. Our Staff & Volunteer Crisis Responders are available to provide immediate critical care services to those victimized by:
-motor vehicle & workplace fatalites
-break & enters
Support can be provided on-scene or by telephone intervention.
Our services include:
-emotional and practical support
-referrals to community-based services
-Victim Quick Response Program (limited financial assistance to eligible victims of serious violent crime)
-public education on trauma/victims' issues
-volunteer training, recogniton & support program.
for info: www.victimservicesrenfrewcounty.ca