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Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General

Site: Milton Courthouse - Rm 235

Service: Victim/Witness Assistance Program

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Victims or witnesses looking for information about court cases should contact the courthouse or their Victim Witness Services Worker directly as many courts, tribunals and justice services are not operating as usual. 
 
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/programs.php#vwap
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/onattorneygen
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/ONgov
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established 1994
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Victims or witnesses looking for information about court cases should contact the courthouse or their Victim Witness Services Worker directly as many courts, tribunals and justice services are not operating as usual. 
 
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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 Where charges are laid by police in Halton Region, service is available to:
  • 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
Application Referral by police, Crown Attorney, community agency, or self-referral
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Are available upon request with advanced notice
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Milton Court House
491 Steeles Ave E
Milton, ON L9T 1Y7
 
View Google Map
Intersection Ontario St N and Steeles Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Emergency / Crisis
HCSD Sub Heading Victims of Abuse Support Programs ; Victims of Crime Support Programs
Service Categories Crime Witness Support ; General Crime Victim Assistance

Agency Overview


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