At the John Howard Society of Peterborough we offer several rewarding volunteer opportunities. If you have any questions, contact our volunteer coordinator.
Contact: Omar Ali
t: (705) 743 8331 ext. 214
The Youth Justice Committee relies upon a team of skilled volunteers to facilitate restorative conferences. Community members who are interested in becoming volunteers must submit an application, attend an interview, and complete a mandatory training course. All volunteers are subject to review and approval by the Ministry of the Attorney General.
The Community Mediation Program offers mediation supports for adult neighbours in conflict. Volunteers are trained to the Ontario Community Mediation Coalition (OCMC) standards and receive ongoing mentorship & training.
The Aspire Program aims to support young adults, aged 17 – 25, achieve their training and employment goals through mentorship. We are currently recruiting volunteers with a variety of backgrounds and work experience. Full training is provided as well as many other opportunities for personal and professional growth.
The Sidestepping the Power Struggle program aims to
Board of Directors
If you are interested in sharing your skills and experience by joining our Board of Directors please contact us for further information on how to apply.