Description & Services
Public Comments Satellite office located in Gore Bay (see separate listing) and Satellite courts located in Espanola, Wikwemikong and Sudbury (159 Cedar).
Description (Service) Provides information, assistance and support to increase participation in the criminal court process
 
Offers: 
  • 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 Espanola ; Greater Sudbury ; Sables-Spanish Rivers Township ; Wikwemikong
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
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-564-7694
Fax 705-564-7987
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/ovss/index.php
Primary Executive Liana Sauvé, Manager; Email: liana.sauve@ontario.ca
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 144 Pine St, Unit 206
Sudbury, ON P3C 1X3
 
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Intersection Pine St and College St
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General