John Howard Society of Toronto

Get Started

John Howard Society of Toronto is pleased to deliver the Get Started Program, a one hour session to provide information about available supports upon release.

This includes:

  • Access to emergency shelters and/or housing
  • Medical, mental health and substance use treatment
  • Harm reduction supplies, including safe kits
  • Replacing your ID
  • Access to hygiene items and clothing
  • Assistance with transportation
  • Obtaining legal advice

Contact can be made through institutional request or by calling 1-866-465-4434