Sudbury Counselling Centre

Site: Sudbury Counselling Centre

Service: Child Witness Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides confidential support services and impartial court preparation for children and youth involved in the criminal justice system as victims and/or witnesses 
  • Provides sensitive, informed, and effective assistance to child victims and witnesses to lessen the trauma of communicating evidence in court 
  • Provides case updates to victims and families 
  • Provides the victim a tour of the court house 
  • Educates the victim on courtroom procedures and the role of a witness 
  • Attends court with the victim 
  • Refers the child and/or family to other community services, if needed
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sep-Jun 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm, Jul-Aug
Areas Served Sudbury District
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
Children and youth involved in the criminal justice system, either as victims and/or witnesses
Application Call the office to speak with a Child Witness Program Worker
Languages English ; French
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-524-9629
Fax 705-524-1530
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 260 Cedar St
Sudbury, ON P3B 1M7
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Intersection Cedar St and Brian McKeen Ln
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Donations