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Timmins and District Victim Crisis Assistance and Referral Services (VCARS)
 
Agency Website: http://www.timminsvcars.ca/


Description of Program

Timmins & District VCARS is a non-profit, community based program that provides immediate crisis assistance though by specially trained community volunteers who are on-call to area police and emergency services, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

VCARS Volunteers provide assistance for the following types of occurrences that may include but are not limited to:

Abuse
Accidents
Accommodations Crisis
Arson
Assaults
Break & Enter
Death Notification
Disaster

Domestic Violence
Family Crisis
Fatalities
Fire
Homicide
Harassment
Missing Persons
Vehicle Collisions

Personal Crisis
Property with Crime
Robbery
Sexual Assault
Stalking
Substance Abuse
Sudden Death
Suicide

Timmins & District VCARS is not a counseling service; our trained volunteers provide emotional support and practical assistance to victims of crime and tragic circumstance. Our primary goal is to provide immediate support and then act as a link for victims to locate appropriate agencies and services within their community.

Please see VCARS website for more information -
http://www.timminsvcars.ca/



Contact Information:

VCARS – Victim Crisis Assistance & Referral Services,

Emilene Dumoulin, Executive Director, 705-360-8700

Support Link, Tina Gagnon, Program Coordinator, 705-232-4351





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