Welcome to the John Howard Society of Sault Ste. Marie. The John Howard Society of Sault Ste. Marie and District has been active since 1968. We have been committed to building a safe and productive community, working with adults and youth who are facing barriers to independent and healthy living.
John Howard Society of Sault Ste. Marie & District
Latest JHS Ontario News
August 28, 2018 - Criminal record checks are an increasingly common part of job hunting, but for former inmates looking to reenter society, they’re also a discriminatory barrier to finding employment.…Read More
August 14, 2018 - A group of people will be gathering outside the Sudbury Jail today to remember inmates who have died in prison. We’ll learn how Prisoners’ Justice Day came to be, and why it continues to be important more than four decades later. We heard from John Rimore is the executive director of the John Howard Society of Sudbury.…Read More
August 14, 2018 - Annual event honours inmates who have died violent or unnatural deaths…Read More
August 14, 2018 - People need to remember many prisoners are eventually released into the community, says John Howard society director…Read More