John Howard Society of Durham Region

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The John Howard Society of Durham Region (JHS) is a non-profit, social service agency in Ontario Canada. We are dedicated to serving men and women, individuals and families, youth and adults with programs in areas such as counselling, employment, literacy, housing, parenting, addictions, and more.  Most of our services are free. For those which do have a fee, here is our Agency fee schedule 2016 (PDF).

 

Latest JHS Durham News:

  • Check out our LGBTQ Summer Camp, “Building Rainbows” for persons age 15-18
  • Come see us at Lakeview Park in Oshawa on Canada Day for cool swag!

 

 


Latest JHS Ontario News


John Howard society of Ontario Welcomes Government Bail Action Plan
December 1, 2016 - TORONTO – The Ministry of the Attorney General’s (MAG) Plan for Faster, Fairer Criminal Justice is a long-overdue and critical step towards much-needed bail reform, according to John Howard Society of Ontario (JHSO). The Plan proposes a number of concrete initiatives aimed at tackling systemic inefficiencies and unfair practices that currently plague Ontario’s bail system.…Read More
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