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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers on-site early intervention and crisis intervention 
  • Provides needs assessment, safety planning and referrals to community services 
  • Offers enhanced support for vulnerable victims 
  • Provides assistance with applications to VQRP+
 
Victim Quick Response Program+ (VQRP+) 
 
Provides assistance with emergency expenses related to the incident, including: 
  • home safety 
  • accommodation 
  • meals 
  • transportation 
  • basic necessities 
  • dependent care costs 
  • counselling 
  • traditional Indigenous health services 
  • cellular phones 
  • vision care 
  • dental care 
  • aids for victims with disabilities 
  • interpretation services 
  • crime scene cleanup 
  • government/medical documents 
  • funeral expenses
 
Additional assistance for victims of human trafficking includes: 
  • storage locker 
  • tattoo removal 
  • treatment at a recovery facility
 
Note: No direct reimbursement to victims for above supports 
 
Financial support also available for: 
  • victims who sustained serious physical injuries during a crime 
  • parents of child homicide victims 
  • spouses of homicide victims
 
 
Sexual Assault Counselling 
  • Provides individual counselling to victims and their families
 
Volunteers 
  • Recruits individuals to provide support to victims 
  • Provides individuals with specialized training at no cost
 
Volunteers will: 
  • Assist in developing a personalized safety plan for the victim 
  • Provide information about legal assistance and programs 
  • Offer referrals to long-term service providers within the community 
  • Provide temporary practical and emotional support
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Hudson ; Lac Seul First Nation ; Sioux Lookout
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Victims of crime and tragic circumstances
 
VQRP+ 
  • Victims, immediate family members, and witnesses in the direct aftermath of violent crimes
 
Volunteers 
  • Individuals 18 years of age and older 
  • A valid driver's license is preferred 
  • Undergo mandatory screening 
  • Available for three 12-hour shifts per month or equivalent
 
Sexual Assault Counselling 
  • Victims of sexual assault and their families
Application Referral by police, emergency services, community agency or self-referral
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-582-9800
Fax 807-582-9855
E-Mail lssupportworker@tbaytel.net
Website www.ahshawahbinvictimservices.ca
Primary Contact Shauntell Vincent, Victim Services Support Worker
Site Location Located in the Lost Lake Drop-in Centre
Located In Community Hudson
Address 21 Second St
Hudson, ON P0V 1X0
 
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Intersection Second St and Hwy 664
Mailing Address PO Box 1327 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B8
Physical Access Not Accessible ; Accessible ground level
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2003
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General (MAG) ; Donations