Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Attorney General's Victim Services Awards of Distinction. The deadline for nominations is Friday, December 18th, 2015.
Nominations can be made for any eligible individual or organization/group in Ontario:
- Individual victims of crime*, their family members, or others personally impacted by crime who have raised the profile of victims’ issues in Ontario;
- Volunteers who offer their time and personal resources to help victims;
- Professional practitioners and paid victim services providers who have gone above and beyond their regular duties while providing support to victims of crime; and
- Programs, groups and organizations that deliver innovative services to victims of crime.
*Crime means an offence under the Criminal Code (Canada).
For more information or to find the nomination package, including a nomination form and frequently asked questions about the program, please visit the ministry's website.