John Howard Society of Peterborough


The John Howard Society of Peterborough has been serving the community since 1957.   Our organization is committed to providing a wide range of programs to address crime and its causes.  Offering both adult and youth services, The John Howard Society of Peterborough strives to meet the ever changing needs in our community.  Through programming that addresses intervention, prevention and reintegration we support clients in making long lasting life changes and being effective contributing members of the community.

Browse our website to see the various programs that we have to offer.  Please contact us to answer any questions you may have.


Escape Maze Winners!

Congratulations to Tracey Condon and the Partners in Pregnancy Clinic (PIPC) team with the winning time of 35.41 minutes! PIPC participated in a pop-up Escape Maze to help find The Missing Deed at the JHS’ United Way 2016 fundraiser held on Oct.27 & 28th.
In 2nd Place – Sarah and the G8 Hunters with 42.27 and  3rd Place Peterborough/Lindsay Probation Office with a time of 45.58. 

JHS Peterborough would like to thank the volunteers that committed their time to help accomplish our most successful fundraiser to date. The agency partnered with Jake from Escape Maze Peterborough and would like to thank her expertise and commitment to this project, also to Esther Vincent for the photography of the poster.

Finally, the JHS was astounded with the response from the public with 44 teams in total signed up for the challenge, Thanks to everyone for lending their support of the event.  Find out how your team matched up! Click here –  team-time-stats

 If you missed out on this years’ Escape Maze have no fear, we will be creating another next year!




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