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: 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: 
Achieves Program 
Beasley Youth Asset Development Initiative 
Choices: Cognitive Skills For Youth At Risk 
Extrajudicial Measures Program  
Extrajudicial Sanctions Program  
Family Support Program 
Gang Prevention Resource Guide 
HWDSB Cognitive Programming Initiative 
Hamilton Youth Drug Diversion Program (HYDDP) 
Non-Residential Attendance Centre (NRAC) 
Restorative Justice Project 
YARD Program- Youth at Risk Development 
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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