Victim Crisis Assistance & Referral Services (VCARS)

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The Victim Crisis Assistance & Referral Services (VCARS) program provides immediate, on-site service to victims of crime 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

With a victim’s consent, police will arrange for VCARS staff and/or specially trained volunteers to provide on-site, short-term assistance to victims, and make referrals to community agencies for long-term assistance.

You can call the Victim Support Line toll-free at 1-888-579-2888 or 416-314-2447 in the Toronto area.