Victims & Witnesses of Crime Court Support

Service Description

VWCCS provides free Court support for victims and police witnesses of crime, including court preparation, information about rights and legal terms, support during court, liaison with Prosecutors and police and assistance with Victim Impact Statements. VWCCS also works with agencies to support victims and witnesses affected by crime. VWCCS currently operates from Level 1, Downing Centre Court, Liverpool St, Sydney; Parramatta Children's, Local and District Courts and Waverley Court. We will provide support outside these locations where possible. Please contact us via email info@vwccs.org.au.

Alternate Names: VWCCS

http://www.vwccs.org.au/

02 9287 7671

info@vwccs.org.au

Facebook @vwccs

The Downing Centre, 143-147 Liverpool St
Sydney, NSW, 2000

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-1:00pm for Reception. 9.00am-4.00pm for Court Support.

Accessibility

Referral System

Self Referral, Victims of crime agencies including Police, Prosecutors, the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, organisations supporting victims of domestic violence and Social Workers.

Service Fees

None

Organisational Information

Area Served

Sydney Metro

Parent Organisation

Victims & Witnesses of Crime Court Support

Postal Address

Post Office Box A4

South Sydney

NSW

1235

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes. We offer opportunities to train as a Court Support Officer or work on our Reception and Information Desks at the Downing Centre, Parramatta and Newcastle Courts.

Last Updated: 17 October 2022