Victims and Survivors of Crime Week 2016

Victims and Survivors of Crime Week: The Power of our Voices

受害者慰问周:我们声音的力量

 

May 29th, 2016 – June 4th, 2016

5月29日, 2016年 – 6 04日, 2016年

 

From the Justice Canada Policy Centre of Victim Issues, this yearly outreach initiative acknowledges the victims, survivors of crime and their families as well as the service providers that help them.

此活动由加拿大受害者政策中心主办,目的是问候受害者,他们的家属,以及为他们提供支持的工作人员。

 

This week serves to raise awareness and promotion of the services, assistance and laws that help victims, survivors and their families.

此周的目的还有宣传和促进为受害者提供的服务,协助,以及相关的法律。

 

Events are held across the country during the week in support of the week. Each year, a different theme is named for the week and for 2016, the theme is “The Power of our Voices”.

受害者慰问周是在整个加拿大同时举行的活动。每年慰问周的主题都是不同的,今年的主题是“我们声音的力量”。

 

What the theme is about:

To empower victims and survivors to move beyond victimization and to create an environment where victims, survivors and their families may use their voices to bring about positive change.

创造一个空间协助受害者以及其家人摆脱阴影,利用他们的声音带来正面的变化。

 

The theme, “The Power of our Voices” also acknowledges the work that is done by service providers through the use of their voices. Through advocacy and delivery of services, victims and survivors of crime are able to have a better experience.

我们的声音也对受害者服务人员的工作给予认可。是他们的努力改善了受害者的生活。

 

This creation of support and empowerment stems from the community, provincial, territorial and federal levels through collaboration and funding with the Department of Justice.

Some Initiatives that have helped to create support systems for victims, survivors and their families:

此活动的支持来自于社区,省和联邦政府通过加拿大政府法律部门的合作。

 

Victim Services is the provision of support and aid to crime victims, witnesses and their family members to help lessen the impact of crime and trauma.

受害者服务不只限制与犯罪的受害者。这些服务也可以为见证人和他们的家人提供帮助以减少犯罪对他们造成的伤害。这些服务可以有多个机构来提供,例如:

 

  • Police-based: provided to victims following the first contact with police.
  • 警察:提供于受害者第一次和警察的接触时
  • Court-based: provided to victims or witnesses that become involved in the court system.
  • 法庭:提供给出庭的见证人
  • Community-based: provided by community agencies
  • 社区:社区机构可以提供多种受害者支持服务

Canadian Victims Bill of Rights 加拿大受害者权利法案:

  • Right to Information – 得到案件情報的權利
  • Right to protection – 受法律保護的權利
  • Right to participation – 參與審訊的權利
  • Right to seek restitution – 追討賠償的權利
  • Right to make a complaint – 提出申訴的權利

 

To learn more about Victims and Survivors of Crime Week, click here:

点击以下链接获取受害者慰问周的更多信息

http://www.victimsweek.gc.ca/home-accueil.html

 

To find the events occurring across the country, click here: http://www.victimsweek.gc.ca/map-carte/events-evene.aspx

点击以下链接查询全国各个地点举行的活动: http://www.victimsweek.gc.ca/map-carte/events-evene.aspx

 

To join the conversation, use the hashtag: #victimsweek

加入对话, 使用: #victimsweek

 

The production of this webpage was made possible thanks to the funding contribution from the Department of Justice Canada.

 

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