The Manitoba Organization For Victim Assistance Inc. (MOVA) is a Non-Profit Corporation and a Registered Charity which has been in existence since 2000. The organization consists of people who have experienced the loss of a loved one to murder and empathic people who have witnessed the effects on family and have a desire to help.
"Victims Helping Victims"
MOVA is about victims helping victims. Whether you find yourself beginning the complex process through the criminal justice system or you want to talk about your story and find comfort in sharing with others, MOVA members are here for you when you need a shoulder to lean on.
For more information about MOVA, click here.
If you need support over the summer, please contact our Executive Director, Karen Wiebe, by calling 204-831-8950 or by email at
Thank you to everyone who attended the 2019 Annual Victims Walk!
Special thanks to
Survivor Desirae Mercer, The Honorable Heather Stephenson, Staff Sargent Bob Chrismas,
and the Winnipeg Police Service.
February 3, 2020
March 2, 2020
April 6, 2020
May 4, 2020
June 1, 2020
All those who have lost a loved one to homicide are welcome to attend.
For more information, please contact Karen Wiebe at
Photo by John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press
For the 2018 annual victims walk, shrubs were planted and dedicated in remembrance of
victims of homicide at the Legislature Building in downtown Winnipeg.
On May 26th, 2019 these shrubs were rededicated.