John Howard Society of Simcoe & Muskoka

Institutional Services

Institutional services are provided to the following institutions in the Simcoe/Muskoka area: Fenbrook (Federal), Beaver Creek (Federal), and Central North Correctional Centre (Provincial). Volunteers with this program are trained, supervised and monitored by the John Howard Society staff. This program assists individuals in their search for viable and sustainable options post-release.

Assistance focuses on the areas that have proven to be pivotal in determining successful re-integration: criminal history, legal, immigration, education, employment, financial, material, identification, clothing, property, family, accommodation, leisure, companions, alcohol, drugs, emotional, behavioural, and attitudinal.