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Child Witness Centre

Contact Information
Alternate Name Child Witness Centre
Former Name Citizens Concerned with Crime Against Children
Office Phone 519-744-0904
Toll Free Phone 1-888-544-0904
Fax 519-744-5379
E-Mail admin@childwitness.com
Website www.childwitness.com
Social Media Facebook YouTube
Primary Contact Laura Muirhead, Executive Director; Email: laura.muirhead@childwitness.com
Alternate Contact Christine Glogovic, Child Witness Program Manager; Email: christine.glogovic@childwitness.com
Description (Site) Located in Kitchener
Located In Community Kitchener
Address & Map
111 Duke St E
Kitchener, ON N2H 1A4
 
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Intersection Duke St and Scott St
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides vital support, court preparation and court accompaniment for child victims and witnesses throughout their involvement with the criminal justice system * also assist the parents/guardians so that they can effectively support their child through the process
Description (Service) The Child Witness Centre provides caring and compassionate support and advocacy for children and youth who are victims or witnesses of crime and their families - enabling and empowering them to use their voice, tell their story, help them be heard, and support them so that they can heal and develop into strong community members. Working collaboratively with partners in the community to establish a Child and Youth Advocacy Centre (CYAC) in Waterloo region - a seamless, child focused and best practice model for investigating report of child abuse and providing wraparound support to these young victims, witnesses and their families so they fell heard, helped and begin to heal from the trauma.Provide proactive education and awareness about the challenges experienced, and support available, as well as strategies to help reduce the risk of kids becoming victims.
Hours Please contact
Areas Served Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under
Application Please contact for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1981
Funding Provincial ; Donations - Community ; United Way
Meetings Annual general meeting in Jun
Subjects
Service Categories Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ~ Children ; Crime Witness Support ; General Crime Victim Assistance ~ Children