OTHER RESOURCES

ASSISTANCE FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME

 

Sexual Assault

Provincial helpline for victims of sexual assault

1-888-933-9007 (toll-free number) or 514 933-9007 (Greater Montreal)

http://www.agressionssexuelles.gouv.qc.ca

 

Designated Centres in Montreal

http://www.agressionsexuellemontreal.ca/in-an-emergency/designated-centres

 

Designated Centres elsewhere in Quebec

http://www.harcelementsexuel.ca/centres-designes-quebec/

 

Information Guide for Sexual Assault Victims

http://agressionsexuellemontreal.ca/client_file/upload/-guide-2018/guidebleu-2018-vfinal-anglais.pdf

 

CPIVAS – Laval (Centres d’aide et de prévention pour les victimes d’agressions sexuelles qui offre aussi des services aux hommes)
450- 669-9053
http://www.cpivas.com

 

CRIPHASE (Centre de Ressources et d’Intervention Pour Hommes Abusés Sexuellement dans leur Enfance)
514 529-5567
http://www.criphase.org

 

RQCALACS (Regroupement québécois des centres d’aide et de lutte contre les agressions à caractère sexuels)

1-877-717-5252 (toll-free number) or 514 529-5252 (Greater Montreal)

http://www.rqcalacs.qc.ca

 

SHASE- Estrie (Soutien aux hommes agressés sexuellement dans leur enfance)

819-933-3555

http://shase.ca

 

Regroupement des centres d’amitiés autochtones

(Native friendship centres)

1-877-842-6354 (toll-free number) or 418-842-6354 (Quebec)

http://www.rcaaq.info/en/

 

Crisis Intervention Center

(Quebec crisis centers)

Crisis intervention, 24/7

https://www.centredecrise.ca/lescentres

 

Financial Crimes

AMF (Autorité des marchés financiers)

1-877-525-0337 (toll-free number)

https://lautorite.qc.ca/en/general-public/

 

AMF (Autorité des marchés financiers)

Fraud Prevention

https://lautorite.qc.ca/en/general-public/fraud-prevention/

5 Steps to Avoid Fraud

https://lautorite.qc.ca/en/general-public/fraud-prevention/5-steps-to-avoid-fraud/

 

Cyberviolence

NeedHelpNow.ca

https://needhelpnow.ca/app/en/index

 

Cyberaide.ca

1-866-658-9022

https://www.cyberaide.ca/app/en/index

 

Get Cyber Safe

https://www.getcybersafe.gc.ca/index-en.aspx

 

Harassement in the workplace

GHAIST (The Help and Information Center on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace)

 514-526-0789 (Montréal)

https://www.gaihst.qc.ca/home

 

Resources for men

À cœur d’homme

1-877-660-7799 (toll-free number)

http://www.acoeurdhomme.com

 

CRIPHASE (Centre de Ressources et d’Intervention Pour Hommes Abusés Sexuellement dans leur Enfance)

514 529-5567 (Montreal)

http://www.criphase.org

 

SHASE- Estrie (Soutien aux hommes agressés sexuellement dans leur enfance)

819-933-3555

http://shase.ca

 

Free legal information, support and referral services

Centres de justice de proximité

https://www.justicedeproximite.qc.ca/en/

 

Information on the rights and publications concerning victims of crime

 

AQPV (Association québécoise Plaidoyer-Victimes)

Tél.: 514 526-9037 (Montreal)

http://www.aqpv.ca/index.php

 

Compensation for victims of crime

IVAC (Direction de l’indemnisation des victimes d’actes criminels (IVAC)

1-800-561-IVAC (4822) or 514 906-3019 (Greater Montreal)

https://www.ivac.qc.ca/en/Pages/default.aspx

 

Alternative Justice

ASSOJAQ (Association des organismes de justice alternative du Québec)

 http://www.assojaq.org

 

Équijustice

https://equijustice.ca/fr

 

Seniors

LAAA (Elder Mistreatment Helpline)

1-888-489-ABUS (2287) (toll-free number)

https://www.aideabusaines.ca/en/

 

 

AMF (Autorité des marchés financiers)

Preventing elder financial abuse

https://lautorite.qc.ca/en/general-public/fraud-prevention/preventing-elder-financial-abuse/

 

Murdered or missing people

AFPAD (Association des familles de personnes assassinées ou disparues)

1-877-484-0404 (toll-free number)

http://www.afpad.ca

 

CCIMA (Canadian centre for information of missing adults)

https://missingpersonsinformation.ca

 

Missingkids.ca

1-866-543-8477

https://missingkids.ca

 

Réseau Enfants-Retour

1-888-692-4673 (toll-free number) or 514 843-4333 (Greater Montreal)

http://www.missingchildrensnetwork.ong

 

Immigrants and refugees

CCVT (Canadian centre for victims of torture)

416-363-1066 (Toronto)

http://www.ccvt.org

 

RIVO (Intervention network for persons affected by organised violence)

514 -282-0661 (Montreal region)

http://www.rivo-resilience.org/en_accueil

 

TCRI (Table de concertation des organismes au service des personnes réfugiées et immigrantes)

514-272-6060 (Greater Montreal)

http://www.tcri.qc.ca

 

Early childhood and youth

Director of youth protection

http://www.cdpdj.qc.ca/en/Pages/default.aspx

 

Fondation Marie-Vincent

514-362-6226

https://marie-vincent.org/en/

 

Kids Help Phone

1-800-668-6868 (toll-free number)

http://www.kidshelpphone.ca

 

S.O.S Suicide Jeunesse

1-800-595-5580 (toll-free number)

http://www.sos-suicide.org

 

Tel-jeunes

1-800-263-2266 (toll-free number)

https://www.teljeunes.com/Home

 

Mental Health

List of resources to help people with a mental health problem

https://www.quebec.ca/en/health/health-issues/mental-health-mental-illness/

 

AQPS (Association québecoise de prévention du suicide)

1-866-APPELLE (277-3553) (toll-free number)

http://www.aqps.info/besoin-aide-urgente/#liste-cpsregionaux

 

Health and social services (Directory of resources in Quebec)

http://www.msss.gouv.qc.ca/en/

 

Victims of sects

Info-Secte

514 274-2333 (Greater Montreal)

http://www.infocult.org

 

Domestic and family violence

FMHF (Fédération des maisons d’hébergement pour femmes)

http://fede.qc.ca

 

Sheltersafe.ca

https://www.sheltersafe.ca

 

Shelter for abused women in Aboriginal communities

450-632-0088

http://www.faq-qnw.org

 

L’Alliance des maisons d’hébergement de 2e étape

http://www.alliance2e.org

 

Resources for victims of domestic violence

http://www.scf.gouv.qc.ca/index.php?id=61

 

RMFVVC (Regroupement des maisons pour femmes victimes de violence conjugale)

http://maisons-femmes.qc.ca

 

Services Côté Cour – Montréal (specialized in domestic and family violence in the judiciary)
514-868-9577
514-861-0141

 

SOS violence conjugale

1-800-363-9010 (toll-free number)

http://www.sosviolenceconjugale.ca

 

Violence in romantic relationships

Projet XOX

https://projetxox.ca/en/

 

QUEBEC MINISTRY OF JUSTICE

Victims of crime (rights, remedies and resources)

https://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/en/victims/victims-of-crime

 

Witnesses –  your role in court

https://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/fileadmin/user_upload/contenu/documents/En__Anglais_/centredoc/publications/systeme-judiciaire/DEP-your-role.pdf

 

Witnesses – your role in court, criminal and youth division

https://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/fileadmin/user_upload/contenu/documents/En__Anglais_/centredoc/publications/systeme-judiciaire/DEP-your-role.pdf

 

The judicial system

https://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/en/judicial-system

 

The youth criminal justice act : The legal procedure

https://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/en/judicial-system/courts-and-tribunals-of-quebec/court-of-quebec/youth-division/the-youth-criminal-justice-act-the-legal-procedure

 

Act respecting assistance for victims of crime

http://legisquebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/ShowDoc/cs/A-13.2

 

DECLARATIONS AND CHARTERS

New citizen service statement
The crime victims assistance centers subscribe to the commitments set out in the Declaration of Services to Citizens, adopted by the Quebec Ministry of Justice.

https://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/en/department/new-citizen-service-statement

 

Statement of principle regarding witnesses
The crime victims assistance centers subscribe to the commitments set out in the Declaration of Principles relating to Witnesses, adopted by the Quebec Ministry of Justice, the Barreau du Québec and the judiciary.

https://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/en/judicial-system/players-in-the-court-system/witnesses/statement-of-principle-regarding-witnesses

 

Declaration of Basic Principles of Justice for Victims of Crime and Abuse of Power (Milan Declaration)

http://www.unhchr.ch/french/html/menu3/b/h_comp49_fr.htm

 

Charter of human rights and freedoms  

http://legisquebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/showdoc/cs/C-12

  

Canadian charter of rights and freedoms

https://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/const/page-15.html

 

LAWS

Act respecting assistance for victims of crime

http://legisquebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/ShowDoc/cs/A-13.2

 

Crime victims compensation act

http://legisquebec.gouv.qc.ca/en/showDoc/cs/I-6?&digest=

 

Act to amend the code of penal procedure

http://www.assnat.qc.ca/en/travaux-parlementaires/projets-loi/projet-loi-139-36-2.html?appelant=MC

 

Brief on Bill 25, An Act to amend compensation for victims of crime and other legislative provisions

http://www.cavac.qc.ca/documentation/pdf/memoire-loi-25.pdf

 

Handbook for police and crown prosecutors on criminal harassment (March 2004)

https://justice.gc.ca/eng/rp-pr/cj-jp/fv-vf/har/

 

POLICE SERVICES

Directory of Quebec police services

https://www.securitepublique.gouv.qc.ca/police/bottin.html

 

Sûreté du Québec

http://www.sq.gouv.qc.ca

 

RCMP

http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/en/qc/home

 

Crime Stoppers, Quebec division

https://echecaucrime.com/

 

* Thanks to the AQPV (Association québecoise Plaidoyer-Victimes) for its directory of resources on its website which served us as a model for much of this information.