Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General

Site: Milton Courthouse - Rm 235

Service: Victim Witness Assistance Program

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Satellite court located in Burlington. Please contact the Milton VWAP Office for more information on location and hours
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-878-6292
Fax 905-693-4203
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/ovss/
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Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Milton Court House
491 Steeles Ave E, Rm 235
Milton, ON L9T 1Y7
 
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Intersection Ontario St N and Steeles Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name MAG ; Victim Assistance Program ; Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund ; VVFF ; VWAP
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established 1994
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides information and assistance to support participation in the criminal court process: 
* services begin once police have laid charges and continue until the court case is over 
* case specific information (court dates, bail conditions) 
* court preparation 
* needs assessment 
* emotional support 
* crisis intervention 
* referrals to community agencies 
 
Vulnerable Victims and family Fund -- financial and court-based supports to enable victims of crime and families of homicide victims to attend court 
* travel arrangements and expenses 
* language interpretation 
* real-time captioning or other equipment for victims with disabilities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Halton Region - including courts in Burlington and Milton
Eligibility Victims and witnesses of intimate partner abuse/domestic violence, child physical and sexual abuse, sexual assault (including historical sexual assault and human trafficking) * families of homicide victims, families of motor vehicle fatalities * elderly victims, victims with disabilities, victims of hate crime  
Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund - eligibility determined on case-by-case basis- speak with VWAP staff
Application Referral by police, Crown Attorney, community agency or self-referral
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Are available upon request with advanced notice
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Crime Victim Compensation ; Crime Witness Support ; General Crime Victim Assistance

Agency Overview


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