Welcome to the John Howard Society of Sault Ste. Marie. The John Howard Society of Sault Ste. Marie and District has been active since 1968. We have been committed to building a safe and productive community, working with adults and youth who are facing barriers to independent and healthy living.
John Howard Society of Sault Ste. Marie & District
Latest JHS Ontario News
July 10, 2019 - Almost 1,500 people died of opioid-related overdoses across the province in 2018. Police are hoping that criminal charges will act a deterrent — but critics say that the legal system is not the answer…Read More
June 27, 2019 - The Sault Ste. Marie and District Homelessness Prevention Team includes staff from many partnering agencies locally and provided 7,020 supports to those at risk of experiencing homelessness and 5,605 supports to those experiencing homelessness…Read More
June 27, 2019 - The city votes to pursue a court injunction at an emotional council meeting that included the ejection of shouting critics angry about the treatment of LGBTQ community.…Read More
June 24, 2019 - Think for a second about how you do your everyday banking. It might involve opening an app on your phone, pushing some buttons, moving some money around, paying some bills. For others, it might involve physically visiting a branch and having the teller do the work. Whatever your preference, you’ve got ready access to your money and control over your bill payments.…Read More