John Howard Society of Hamilton, Burlington & Area

Service: Youth Services Programs

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-522-4446
Fax 905-524-2223
Primary Contact Kim Gibson-Chalmers , Manager, Youth Services; Phone: 905-522-4446 ext 230; Email:
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
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Primary Executive Ruth Greenspan, Executive Director; Phone: ext 224; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides direct service to youths who are involved in the Criminal Justice System, who are at risk of becoming involved and/or their families.  
Services include: 
Aggression Management Program 
Choices: Cognitive Skills For Youth At Risk 
Crime Prevention Program 
Extrajudicial Measures Program  
Extrajudicial Sanctions Program  
Family Support Program 
Gang Prevention Resource Guide 
HWDSB Cognitive Programming Initiative 
Hamilton Youth Drug Diversion Program (HYDDP) 
Neighbourhood Clean Team Program 
Non-Residential Attendance Centre (NRAC) 
Restorative Justice Project 
YARD Program 
Youth Justice Committee 
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Burlington ; Hamilton (City of) ; and surrounding area
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 23 year(s)
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees Program ; None ; Some programs are free, some are fee-based and offered on a sliding scale
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Alcohol Use Disorder Education/Prevention ~ At Risk Youth ; Anger Management ~ Adolescents ; Bullying Prevention ~ Adolescents ; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy ~ Anger/Violence Issues ; Community Service Orders ~ Offenders ; Conflict Resolution Training ~ Adolescents ; Drug Use Disorder Education/Prevention ~ At Risk Youth ; Intensive Supervision of Offenders ~ Offenders ; Juvenile Delinquency Prevention ~ At Risk Youth ~ Offenders ; Juvenile Diversion ; Leadership Development ~ At Risk Youth ; Tobacco Use Education/Prevention ; Victim/Offender Mediation Programs ~ Offenders ; Victim/Offender Mediation Programs ~ Offenders ~ Young Offenders ; Youth Violence Prevention

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