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Crime and traumatic events often happen with no warning. No one can ever be prepared for the impact a criminal or traumatic event will have on them. The sudden nature of these events often leaves victims and survivors feeling confused, overwhelmed, scared, angry, and alone.

Police Victim Services of British Columbia (PVSBC) is a provincial non-profit association and federally registered charity dedicated to serving the needs of police-based victim services programs in BC. PVSBC provides leadership, support, advocacy and training to professionals working in the field of victim services.

Police-based victim services programs can be found in communities across BC. To find a service in your community, search the PVSBC Program Directory.


Are you seeking help following a crime or trauma?

VictimLinkBC is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual telephone service available across B.C. and the Yukon 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at


What's New

Find the latest news impacting police-based victim services professionals and anti-violence workers in BC and Canada.

Resources: International Overdose Awareness Day – August 31
Posted on Aug 30 by pvsnadmin

International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) is the world’s largest annual campaign to…

PVSBC in the News
Posted on Aug 02 by pvsnadmin

PVSBC Executive Director Ian Batey, was recently interviewed by David Bell of CBC…

PVSBC Resource: Supporting Survivors in the Aftermath of Traumatic Death Best Practices
Posted on Sep 24 by pvsnadmin

Supporting Survivors in the Aftermath of Traumatic Death Best Practices This document…

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Providing leadership and working collaboratively to enhance services to victims of crime and trauma

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Healing in the aftermath of criminal
 or traumatic incidents is a process
that involves multiple types of
services and supports.


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