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Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Due to COVID-19, JHS programs and services will be offered on a remote basis at this time. Please get in touch with your JHS worker if you require additional information or call 905-522-4446 x221 and leave a message.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-522-4446
Fax 905-524-2223
E-Mail ddejong@jhshamilton.on.ca
Website www.johnhoward.on.ca/hamilton/services/community-programs/
Primary Contact Donna de Jong, Manager, Adult Justice & Community Services; Phone: ext 247
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1949
Primary Executive Ruth Greenspan, Executive Director; Phone: ext 224; Email: rgreenspan@jhshamilton.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Due to COVID-19, JHS programs and services will be offered on a remote basis at this time. Please get in touch with your JHS worker if you require additional information or call 905-522-4446 x221 and leave a message. 
 
 
Promotes and fosters a safer and healthier community through the provision of a continuum of community based services. 
 
Programs include: 
Parenting Skills Program 
Family Support Program 
Transportation Program 
Community Education Program 
Volunteer Program 
Record Suspension Program (fee for service) 
Waiver of Inadmissibility Program (Travel Waiver) (fee for service)
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Burlington ; Hamilton (City of) ; and surrounding area
Eligibility Open to all
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None ; Unless specified
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton East
Address & Map
654 Barton St E
Hamilton, ON L8L 3A2
Intersection Sherman Ave N and Barton St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services ; Legal Education / Information
Service Categories Ex-Offender Counselling ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ; Family Prison Visitation Support ; Legal Information Services ; Parenting Skills Classes ~ Parents ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Parents ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Ex-Offenders ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Offender/Ex-Offender Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Crime Issues

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