The John Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin has been a presence in this community since 1979, and is one of 19 John Howard Society local offices in Ontario. Our mission is to prevent crime through research, community education, and the promotion of systemic change and restorative services to individuals. At the John Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin, our community includes everyone. Thank you for visiting.
John Howard Society of Peel, Halton and Dufferin
Latest JHS Ontario News
May 8, 2017 - The province says it’s embarking on a bold transformation of Ontario’s jails. Our guest John Rimore of the John Howard Society in Sudbury says he’s been hearing that kind of talk for years, but he’s hopeful that change is finally on the horizon.…Read More
May 1, 2017 - From arrest to prosecution, conviction, sentencing, use of segregation, all stages of our criminal justice system are now consistently overrepresented by people who are suffering from psychosis, mania, mood disorders, depression, alcoholism and addiction, anxiety disorders, and personality disorders.…Read More
April 4, 2017 - NIAGARA — In an aim to provide a one-stop hub for information and resources, Partners to End Child Abuse Niagara (PECAN) has launched a new website.…Read More
April 4, 2017 - Glen Flett is a farmer serving a life sentence.…Read More