John Howard Society of Ottawa



The John Howard Society of Ottawa is a not-for-profit, charitable organization committed to providing a broad range of evidence-based and outcome-driven community services throughout the Ottawa area. Our organization has a strong history of helping individuals, and families, who are at risk of, or have come into, conflict with the law. Our work includes the provision of prevention and intervention services, as well as advocacy, public education, and community partnerships.

Our diverse client group includes youth and adults, males and females, from a wide cross section of social, ethnic, linguistic and cultural backgrounds representative of our broader community.

Latest JHS Ontario News

Interested in a career in recycling? – SOOTODAY
May 4, 2015 - Ontario Works (OW) in collaboration with the John Howard Society and the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service, is seeking 12 candidates to participate in the Superior Skills Light Recycling Training Program which begins May 11, 2015.…Read More
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