John Howard Society of Toronto

Institutional Visiting Services and Aboriginal In-Reach Services (NILO)

Our Institutional team provide services to men incarcerated at the Metro East Detention and Toronto South Detention Centre. These services include: pre-release information and support and relapse prevention counselling. Our Aboriginal team deliver the NILO Program where Traditional Circles and services are provided. To access this service individuals are required to put in a request through a Correctional Officer to see a John Howard Society representative.

Institutional Services

Pre-release planning, supportive counselling, and select programs are offered at the Toronto East and South Detention Centres.