John Howard Society of Durham Region


What you need to know about accessing our group programs during the COVID-19 pandemic…

  • currently, all group counselling programs are being offered online by Zoom, until further notice
  • if you have not attended or participated in any of our groups, please contact Kristina at (905) 623-6814 ext zero for information 
  • if you have participated in a group or were registered to do so, please contact the counsellor directly as per the list below. Not sure who you met with? Call Kristina at the above phone number and she can help you out.
  • our current process to get into a group: call Kristina and she will get basic information from you, then book you to ‘meet’ via phone or online platform with one of our counsellors who will find out more about you, provide further program details, and assess for suitability to the program


Counselling Groups

Anger Management for Adults or Youth

Cooperative Parenting after Divorce/Separation

Active Parenting for 5-12 year olds

Active Parenting of Teens


Counsellor Contact:

By Phone:


Be the best self you can be by joining one of our counselling groups.

We have group counselling services for the following (see details for each group on its own page):

  • Co-operative Parenting and Divorce/Separation
  • Active Parenting (for parents of 5 to 12 year olds)
  • Active Parenting of Teens
  • Anger Management for Young Adults
  • Anger Management for Adults
  • D.A.D.S. (Dads Aiming for Direction and Support)
  • More to come…

To Register for Groups:

Please call our Intake number at 905-623-6814 ext 0 (zero)