Victim Quick Response Program (VQRP) provides financial assistance in the immediate aftermath (within 45 days) of a crime to ensure victim safety.
The VQRP Program provides assistance for individuals whom have been affected by crimes defined under the Criminal Code of Canada.
These Crimes Include: Serious Assault, Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Human Trafficking, Homicide, Hate Crimes and Attempted Murder.
The VQRP Program works to provide Emergency Accommodation & Meals, Emergency Transportation , Personal Needs Items, Emergency Vision Care, Emergency Cell Phones, Emergency Home Safety Repairs, Funeral Expenses (For Families who have been victim to homicide) Counselling Services.
The VQRP program allow staff and volunteers to secure items and services for victims whom are feeling vulnerable, stuck or unsafe. These items are intended to enhance the safety and well-being of the client while lessening the impact of trauma and the burden of associated costs in the aftermath of a crime.
The VQRP Program works to ensure the physical and emotional safety of all victims affected by crime.
*If you or someone you know have been affected by crime and are feeling unsafe, or in need of financial assistance for the above items, please contact our office for more information.
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