Victim Services of Kingston and Frontenac is a community-based program working in partnership with police, fire and rescue, paramedic services, and community services in the City of Kingston and Frontenac County . We are a 24 / 7 agency that provides immediate, confidential short-term crisis intervention services, practical assistance, information, referrals and emotional support to persons affected by crime, tragedy and / or disaster.
Volunteers and staff provide assistance to individuals, families, friends, witnesses and/ or groups at the request of emergency services personnel, community services and self-referrals in order to meet an individual's unique needs; to help lessen the trauma of the experience and to help people cope with the longer term impact of what has occurred.
Crisis assistance is provided by staff and by volunteers who are carefully selected, screened and specially trained to work in their community. Victim Services of Kingston and Frontenac are committed to treating individuals with courtesy, compassion, dignity and respect.