Victim Support Line
|Record #: CMH0110||Last Modified: 18 Dec 2020||Last Full Update: 18 Dec 2020|
|Social Media||Website: www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/about/vw/vsl.asp|
|Description & Services|
|Description||Victim Services Directory: The Victim Services Directory (VSD) is an online database that provides information for victims of crime about services available throughout Ontario. The VSD link is http://services.findhelp.ca/ovss.
Victim Support Line: The Victim Support Line (VSL) is a multilingual telephone service that provides information for victims of crime about services available throughout Ontario. Information Counsellors are available 24 hours per day, seven days a week. The VSL telephone numbers are 1-888-579-2888 and 416-314-2447.
Victim Notification System: The Victim Notification System is an automated telephone service that provides information about changes in the status of provincially sentenced offenders (sentences less than 2 years). Callers can register for the Victim Notification System by calling the Victim Support Line at 1-888-579-2888 or 416-314-2447.
|Hours||*Victim Support Line - Mon-Sun 24 hours
*Victim Services Directory - Online Directory
*Victim Notification System - Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
|Areas Served||Ontario ; Peel Region|
|Eligibility||No age restrictions|
|Application||No application process. Available to everyone.|
|Languages||English ; French ; Multilingual Interpretation Services are also available|
|Address & Map|
|Mailing Address||c/o Victim Support Line
18 King Street E, 7th Floor
Canada M5C 1C4
|After Hours Phone||416-314-2447 and 1-888-579-2888|
|Toll Free Phone||1-888-579-2888|
|Print Material||Wallet cards with information about the Victim Support Line and the Victim Services Directory are available for distribution.|
|Service Level||(30) Provincial Government|
|Subjects||Crime victims ; Criminal courts ; Information and referral ; Mental health ; Sexual assault victims|