John Howard Society of Peel-Halton-Dufferin

Brampton Office

Record #: CWL0993
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2023
Last Full Update: 19 Jan 2023

Record Details

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Description & Services

Description Community organization to prevent crime through research, community education and promotion of systemic change and restorative services to individuals  
Local services include:  
•Bail verification and supervision program 
•Coalition for the prevention of hate crimes 
•Community services program which include: anti criminal thinking, emergency reintegration program, healthy partner relationship program, home for good, individual counselling, institutional services, life skills workshop, mental health addiction and peer support, navigating relationships, resolve anger and emotion management group 
•Direct accountability program 
•Hospitalization Peel Works-needle exchange service, resource centre, housing supports 
•Employment services program
Hours Office hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm, Wed 5pm-7pm
Program hours vary
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Some age restrictions apply with regard to the court of jurisdiction and the facilities where incarcerated 
Bail Program - Available to males and females, youth and adults (16yrs and older) awaiting a bail hearing or those who are requesting a Bail Review in the Superior Court of Justice
Application Applications are taken via an interview process, in person or by telephone for those incarcerated
Fees Service - fees on a sliding scale may apply to some services
Languages English

Contact Information

Address & Map
44 Peel Centre Drive, Suite 400
Brampton, On L6T 4B5
Intersection Dixie Rd and Queen St E
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-459-0111
Fax 905-459-5864
Toll Free Phone Collect: 905-459-5151
Primary Contact Jessica Woods, Director of People and Culture; Phone: 905-459-0111 ext 303; Email:
Primary Executive Keith Kacsuta, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-459-0111 ext 209; Email:
Alternate Executive Phone: ext 209

Other Details

Established 1979
Funding Regional / Municipal - Region of Peel ; Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities: Ministry of the Attorney General; Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; Federal - Correctional Services of Canada; Industry Canada; United Way; Ontario Library Association ; United Way
Service Level (50) Non Profit


Subjects Addictions ; Anger management ; Counselling ; Crime prevention ; Document services ; Employment ; Homeless people ; Information and referral ; Inmates ; Job search training ; Nutrition ; Offenders ; Parole ; Preventive measures ; Resumes ; Support groups ; Vocational counselling ; Young adults ; Youth