John Howard Society of London and District

Direct Accountability Programming Options

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Record #: LON3300 Last Modified: 17 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 09 Aug 2013
Located In CommunityLondon
Address601 Queens Ave
London, ON N6B 1Y9
Site LocationCentral London
AccessibilityNot Accessible
IntersectionQueens Ave and Adelaide St
Contact Information
Office Phone519-438-4168
Primary ContactSuzanne Glavin, Direct Accountability Program Manager; Phone: 519-438-4168 ext 25; Email:
Description & Services
DescriptionAlternative to prosecution for eligible adults who have been charged with minor criminal offences

Involves accused persons being held accountable through community-based sanctions * people referred to the program have been assessed as being able to benefit from an opportunity to address the problematic thinking, feelings and behaviour that has lead to their involvement with the criminal justice system * stop shop theft program * alcohol and drug awareness program * anger management program
HoursMon-Thu 8:30am-4:30pm * Fri 8:30am-3pm * Closed 12noon-1pm daily
Areas ServedElgin County ; London ; Middlesex County ; Oxford County
BoundariesLondon, Middlesex and some services in Elgin and Oxford
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults 18 years and older
ApplicationPeople screened by the crown to determine eligibility and community justice worker to determine appropriate program options
FundingUnited Way ; Provincial - MCYS
Supplementary Info
Service Level(50) Non Profit