John Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin

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The John Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin has been a presence in this community since 1979, and is one of 19 John Howard Society local offices in Ontario. Our mission is to prevent crime through research, community education, and the promotion of systemic change and restorative services to individuals. At the John Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin, our community includes everyone. Thank you for visiting.

 


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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
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