Child Witness:

Child Witness Program
Our Child Witness Program provides information and support to children/youth who have been a victim or witness to a crime. This educational program helps young victims cope with the stress and pressures associated with their upcoming criminal court appearances.

Who is eligible for our program?
Children/youth under 18 years of age who live in the Region of Peel, or who are required to attend criminal court the Region of Peel, as a victim or witness to a crime.  

What do we do?
We provide child victims/witnesses and their support person(s) with emotional support, stress reduction and coping strategies. We also educate them about court procedures.

How can you access our program?
To access our program, please contact the Child Witness Program at 905-795-3500 ext. 2721. 

Funding for this program is provided by the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General. The views and opinions expressed in this publication/website do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Ontario Government or the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General. 

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