Victim Services Unit

Victim Services Unit - Victim Services Unit In 2006, the...

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Victim Services Unit In 2006, the government announced new funding of $13 million for providing increased services to victims for 4 years. Department of Justice $7.625 million for various initiatives including increasing access for victims to participate in the criminal justice system. Federal ombudsman for victims $1.5 million. Ombudsman to function independent from the department of justice but also make recommendations to both the minister of justice and minister of public safety as appropriate CSC $3.4 million to develop a new Victim Services Program. NPB $450,000 for various program improvements including new web site. - New funds support a new model for delivery of CSC’s victim services (3o new positions) - New program does not alter the scope of service provided to victims but delivers them with dedicated resources . - September 4 launched the new dedicated program for Victims across Canada. -
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