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. 705-743-8331


Upcoming Events

Escape Maze 2018  Zombie Apocalypse

Save the Date: October 25 & 26th 2018 – In partnership with Escape Maze Peterborough, this popular fundraising event allows teams of up to 6 to explore our beautiful Georgian mansion through a series of games, riddles, puzzles, locks and keys to help the staff who have been “Zombiefied” be cured!  Is your team ready? On average, this takes about 60 minutes.

     $ 20 per person.

This fundraiser benefits the United Way of Peterborough.


Delta Bingo 

$10,000 up for grabs! Big money up for grabs every Friday &  Saturday at Delta Bingo & Gaming Peterborough! Join us at the 7:15pm session to play our free full card game for 10 chances at $1,000.

Did you know that the Delta Bingo on Clonsilla Ave is a Charity Bingo? This means that volunteers assist with the bingo (paper recycling and trash pick-up) and not for profit organizations such as ours, receive credits and are provided with income for those credits. Every time you play bingo, at Delta Bingo, you are also supporting a charity, a win/win for everyone. At the John Howard Society our Men Supporting Men, Community Mediation and Caring Dads Programs all benefit from our volunteers who help out with the bingo. This allows us to hire group facilitators, train mediators and support dinners for some of Peterborough’s most vulnerable people. Minimum commitment would be 3 hours every other month.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at charity bingo please contact the JHS main office.




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