Description & Services
Public Comments Satellite office located in Kapuskasing (see separate listing) and Satellite courts located in Cochrane, Hearst, Hornepayne and Smooth Rock Falls
Description (Service) Provides information, assistance and support to increase participation in the criminal court process
  • Case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions) 
  • Trial preparation 
  • Liaise with Crown Attorneys and police 
  • Needs assessment 
  • Victim Advocacy 
  • Emotional support 
  • Crisis intervention 
  • Referrals to community agencies
Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund 
Provides financial help and court-based supports for victims of violent crime and families of homicide victims, including: 
  • Assistance with travel to attend key court dates 
  • Language interpretation 
  • Real-time captioning or other equipment for victims with disabilities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Cochrane ; Cochrane District ; Hearst ; Hornepayne ; Smooth Rock Falls
Eligibility Services begin once police have laid charges and continue until the court case is over

Victims and witnesses of: 
  • Intimate partner abuse/domestic violence 
  • Child physical and sexual abuse 
  • Sexual assault (including historical sexual assault) 
  • Human trafficking (including sexual assault and forced labour) 
  • Hate crimes 
  • Elder abuse 
  • Families of homicide victims and victims of motor vehicle fatalities resulting in criminal charges 
  • Support may be provided to other victims of violent crime
Vulnerable Victims and Family Fund  
  • Eligibility determined on case-by-case basis - speak with V/WAP staff
Application Referral by police, Crown Attorney, community agency, or self-referral
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-360-1905
Toll Free Phone 1-866-843-9721
Fax 705-360-1565
Primary Contact Suzanne Gadoury, Acting Manager; Phone: 705-360-7242; Email:
Site Location 101 Mall
Located In Community Timmins
Address The 101 Mall
38 Pine St N, Suite 129
Timmins, ON P4N 6K6
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Intersection Pine St N and 5th Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established Feb 2004
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General (MAG) -- Victims and Vulnerable Persons Division