JHSO in the News

Sudbury Shelter Closing – Could be a Big Mistake – CBC Morning North
March 15, 2019 - The new life centre closing in Sudbury means a loss of 22 beds for men needing emergency shelter. The John Howard Society says no city should be without an emergency shelter. He focuses on how inmates who are released from jail often don’t have anywhere to go, so they end up in the shelter until they get back on their feet. With the shelter closing, this can become a major social issue in Sudbury. John Rimore is the Executive Director of the John Howard Society Sudbury. He spoke with the CBC’s Markus Schwabe.…Read More
New men’s support group in Sudbury will tackle the question of what it takes to be a man in today’s world – CBC Sudbury
February 20, 2019 - What does it take to be a man in today’s world? That will be the topic of conversation for men by men at the first meeting of a new support group in Sudbury. the John Howard Society of Sudbury will be hosting the group. John Rimore is the society’s executive director. He joined us in studio to tell us a little more about this new men’s support group.…Read More