PO Box 5550 Station Terminal, Vancouver BC V6B 1H1

Phone: 604-660-3888

Toll Free: 1-866-660-3888



Program & Services:

This program is governed by the Crime Victim Assistance Act and the Regulations.  Under the Act, victims injured as a result of certain crimes, immediate family members of an injured or deceased victim and some witnesses may be eligible for financial assistance or benefits, such as

  • Medical & dental care
  • Prescription drug expenses
  • Vocational services
  • Disability aids
  • Income support
  • Lost earning capacity
  • Homemaker, childcare or personal care
  • Home or vehicle modification and related expenses
  • Counselling
  • Repair or replacement of some damaged or destroyed personal property items
  • Protective measures (such as changed locks or home security systems)
  • Transportation or travel expenses
  • Funeral expenses
  • Loss of parental guidance for a minor child
  • Loss of earnings due to bereavement leave
  • Crime scene cleaning