John Howard Society of York Region

Welcome

Thank you for visiting the John Howard Society of York Region. Here you will find information about criminal justice issues and resources within York Region. The John Howard Society of York Region strives to offer the most effective services possible to our clients and their families while contributing to the health, well-being and safety of our community. Our organization provides evidence-based programs that are effective, just and humane. At John Howard Society of York Region, we aim to produce programming that will reduce crime, reduce the number of victims and repair the social and individual harm that crime causes.

We welcome your feedback and any questions you may have and we encourage you to visit frequently for updates.

Please note that our Newmarket office has moved upstairs. We are now located in Suite 306 at 16600 Bayview Avenue.


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Free until proven guilty – Recorder.ca
March 23, 2017 - A new program aimed at reducing the number of low-risk people in jail while awaiting a trial has officially begun, and a new support worker has been brought into Brockville to help with the local backlog.…Read More
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