John Howard Society of Peel, Halton and Dufferin

Site: Brampton - Head Office

Service: At-Risk Programs and Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-459-0111
Fax 905-459-5954
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1979
Funding United Way
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Focus is on the prevention of crime through research, community education, the promotion of systemic change and restorative services to individuals

Programs and services are targeted to men, women, youth and adults who have committed a crime, are at risk of committing a crime, homeless, or at risk of homelessness

Services include:
Information and referral centre
Employment Planning and Preparation
Job Development and Placement Support
Summer Job Service
Risk reduction programs
Youth Options Program
Life Skills
Anger Managment Programs
Institutional services
Needle Exchange Programs and safe drug use counselling
Community Access Centres (Free access to computers, telephone, faxing, etc)
Dufferin Housing Help Centre (affordable housing registry, counselling, resource area, information on tenant rights and responsibilities)
Bail Verification and Supervision Program
Community Services Program
Direct Accountability Program
Employment Services Program
Halton Youth Attendance Centre Program
Halton Youth Justice Committee Program
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * also Wed 5 pm-7 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Call for eligibility criteria for individual programs
Application Call for program specific application criteria
Languages English
Fees None - fees on a sliding scale may apply to some services
Site Information
Located In Community Brampton
Address & Map
134 Main St N
Brampton, ON L6V 1N8
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Intersection Main St and Church St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Wheelchair accessible at most locations
Categories and Classification
Main Category Community Programs ; Employment / Training ; Government / Legal ; Housing / Shelter ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth
Secondary Category Community Legal Services ; Computer Access ; Help to Find Housing ; Justice / Mental Health Programs ; Summer Employment ; Youth Employment ; Youth Employment Programs
Service Categories Adult Diversion ; Anger Management ; Ex-Offender Employment Programs ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ; Fax Machines ; Home Rental Listings ; Housing Search Assistance ; Juvenile Diversion ; Life Skills Education ; Needle Exchange/Distribution Programs ; Public Access Computers/Tools ; Telephone Facilities ; Tenant Readiness Education Programs ; Tenant Rights Information/Counselling ; Youth Employment Programs

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