Free Confidential Practical Assistance for Victims of Crime and Tragic Circumstances in Elgin County

Victim Services Elgin provides assistance and referrals 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for victims of crime and tragic circumstances in St. Thomas, Aylmer, and all communities within Elgin County.

A victim is any person whose life has been affected by a criminal act, traumatic event or disaster, regardless of the severity. Witnesses to tragedy may also experience trauma reactions, even if the victim is unknown to them.  Secondary victims may include the victim’s children, siblings, partner, spouse, co-workers and friends. Someone does not have to be physically harmed to experience emotional reactions to a devastating event. These reactions vary in intensity and duration.

Contact us – We are here to help. 

Victim Services Elgin Supports victim, their families, and witnesses to crimes and tragic circumstances

Highly trained volunteers, and staff are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to assist victims, and every person, affected by crime, or tragic circumstances in Elgin County.

“Winner of the St. Thomas & District Chamber of Commerce 2021 ‘Unsung Heroes’ Non-Profit Impact Award”

Written complaints may be sent to Victim Services Elgin at 45 CASO Crossing, St. Thomas, ON N5R 0G7 or by e-mail at
Verbal complaints may be made by phone to 519-631-3182


Consider assisting in bringing education and programming to St. Thomas and Elgin County by making a charitable donation. All online charitable donations receive an instant tax receipt with all donations being used to bolster programming for victims and their families in our community.