Victim Services of Waterloo Region provides immediate crisis intervention, emotional support and community referrals to individuals affected by crime and/or tragic circumstance.
About Our Charity
24 hours a day/7 days a week, our volunteers are available to provide immediate assistance to victims of crime and tragic circumstance at the scene of an emergency, or to provide telephone intervention. Our services include emotional and practical support (short term assistance, information/resources, referrals to community-based services, public education, etc). Our website includes a large number of fact sheets and resources. We also host the following programs:
- Volunteer Program
- ACCESS Program (Information Clearinghouse)
- M.T.S. Mobile Tracking System
- Public Education
- Putting the Pieces Back Together (Break and Enter)
- Victim Quick Response Program (financial assistance)
To receive assistance, or for more information on any of our programs, please contact us at (519) 585-2363 or visit www.vswr.ca.
What People Are Saying
"There are hazards in everything one does; but there are greater hazards in doing nothing."
— Shirley Williams