Canadian Crime Victims Foundation

Record Details
Alternate Name CCVF
Office Phone 905-898-7472
Fax 905-898-4353
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Joseph Wamback
Established 2002
Primary Executive Joseph Wamback, Co-founder, Executive Director
Funding Fundraising ; Financial support appreciated
Description (Service) Educates service providers who have contact with victims of violent crime, including police officers, justice system personnel, victim service providers and front line staff, on victims needs, both immediate and long term * assists all levels of governments, public and private service providers with a clear understanding of protections needed and services required by those victimized by violent crime * provides awareness of victimology and the shortfalls within victim services with a focus on proactive, positive change for victims of violent crime * research, to provide reliable competent data on the status of crime victims, their needs, long term viability of programs, necessary programs to assist victims of violent crime * assists in providing equal educational opportunities to victims of violent crime ; speakers ;
scholarships and bursaries for survivors of violent crime and siblings of homicide victims
funds Psychological services program at York University, free counseling services for victims of violent crime
Hours Call for information
Meetings Crime victim support group meets in Newmarket bi-monthly
Areas Served York Region
Boundaries Canada
Eligibility Scholarships and bursaries: Preferential status will be granted to those who have not received any other form of compensation from any other source; criminal activity disqualifies
Application Contact for details * for counselling funding contact
Languages English
Fees None
Site Location Canada
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
1046 Lockwood Circle
Newmarket, ON L3X 1M2
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Intersection Leslie St and St John's SdRd
Physical Access Unknown
Service Categories Victim's Rights Groups ~ Crime Victims


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