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Support for Victims of Assault or Crime


Support with system navigation, accompaniment, transportation, and material resources for victims of crime.


A free, confidential 24 hour support and crisis line for French-speaking women, victims and survivors of violence of any form.

Ottawa Victim Services

Provides emotional support, practical assistance, referrals and advocacy to individuals who have been victimized as a result of a crime or tragic circumstance, without judgment in order to lessen the impact of victimization.  Interpretation available for women victims of violence.

Victim Crisis Unit (Ottawa Police)

Crisis intervention to victims of crime and tragic circumstances. Interpretation available for women victims of violence.

Victim Witness Assistance Program

Information, assistance and support the most vulnerable victims and witnesses of violent crime (domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault, homicide, hate crime, families of traffic fatality victims) to increase their understanding of, and participation in, the criminal court process.