Criminal Law and Victim Support - Droit pénal et soutien aux victimes

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Legal and counselling supports for victims or those at risk of crime. --- Aide juridique et counselling offerts aux victimes et aux personnes susceptibles d’être victimes d’actes criminels.

Hamilton Police Service - Victim Services Branch

  • On scene crisis intervention
  • Emotional support, practical Assistance, information and referrals to community agencies
  • 24 Hour telephone line
  • Victim quick response program

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Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton Niagara

  • Services de soutien personnalisé et confidentiel qui abordent les problématiques liées à la violence à l'encontre des femmes
  • Services d’aiguillage, de référence et d’accompagnement tels que dans de milieu hospitalier, policier et juridique, assistance pratique, défense des droits et intérêts et assistance pour compléter un rapport anonyme.
  • Programme d’intervention précoce pour les enfants exposés à la violence
  • Programme d’intervention auprès des partenaires violents (PAR) mandaté par la Cour

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Elizabeth Fry Society

  • Resource centre
  • Individual counselling
  • Anger group
  • Fraud and shoplifters rehabilitation
  • Court support
  • Opportunities For women
  • Institutional release planning
  • Sex trade awareness and resource services

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Good Shepherd Women's Services

  • Shelter residence
  • Community and counselling services
  • Housing and support services
  • Medical services

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Native Women's Centre

  • Short term stay emergency shelter
  • 24 hour crisis line
  • Counselling
  • Emergency transportation to shelter
  • Information and referrals to other community resources
  • Woman Abuse Education Program

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The Missed Lives Project

  • Engage with and organize regional search campaigns for the missing
  • Gather and disseminate information and statistics on missing persons to impact relevant policy development in Canada
  • Ensure families/loved ones can attain all necessary community services, including awareness-raising (via canvassing, printing posters, making billboards, etc), investigation, search campaigns, as well as linking them with regional emotional and mental health support

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Jared's Place - Legal Advocacy and Resource Centre for Women

  • Providing information and referrals
  • Safety planning and risk assessment
  • Court preparation and accompaniment

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Mission Services - Inasmuch House

  • Shelter residence
  • 24 hour crisis phone line
  • Safety planning
  • Emergency transportation to shelter

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The Victim/Witness Assistance Program

  • Information about the criminal justice system
  • Court preparation for witnesses
  • Bail conditions and probation orders
  • Referrals to community agencies
  • Compensation Board applications

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Hamilton Regional Indian Centre

  • Addictions counselling
  • Criminal/family courtwork program
  • Family support
  • Healing and wellness program
  • Healthy babies/healthy children program
  • Prenatal/nutrition program
  • Akwe: go program

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