Salvation Army - London

Correctional and Justice Services, Community Alternatives for Youth - St Thomas

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Record #: LON4423 Last Modified: 15 Aug 2014 Last Full Update: 29 May 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-633-4593
Toll Free PhoneCollect calls accepted
Primary ContactShannon Jacques, Senior Youth Worker; Phone: 519-633-4593; Email:
Alternate ContactDavid Payler, Youth Justice Committee Coordinator; Phone: 519-633-4593; Email:
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameSalvation Army - London
Service Level(60) Commercial
Primary ExecutiveJulia Parker, Executive Director; Phone: 519-432-9553; Email:
FundingDonations ; Private
Description and Service Details
DescriptionPractical services designed to help clients with the criminal justice system and community integration with a view to preventing similar problems from occurring again

Accountability and Opportunity for Youth - Extrajudicial measures and extrajudicial sanctions (pre and post charge diversion) * youth must acknowledge participation in the offence and are given the opportunity to take responsibility without getting a criminal conviction

Youth Justice Committee Program - Serves as an alternative to the court-based system to handle low risk offences committed by youth * includes the youth, persons harmed, and community to provide an opportunity for healing and repairing the harm done

Community Support Services Program - Assistance to youth who are currently serving a term of probation * youth worker and case manager help develop a personalized plan * assistance can include help with appropriate housing, obtaining proper identification, returning to school, employment services, life skills, counselling and transportation where needed

Community Service Orders - Hours assigned by the court to be completed at a nonprofit organization within a specific time period * community service orders are given to adults * suitable placement found and follow-up with the court for confirmation of completion

Adult Diversion Program - Program gives people charged with a criminal offence the opportunity to take responsibility for their actions without getting a criminal conviction * fee for service

Support Groups and One-on-One Counselling - Includes Anger Awareness, Healthy Choices, Life skills, D.A.W.N (Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program), BLAST (Anti-bullying Awareness), Second Step
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas ServedElgin County
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
Youth and adults involved or at risk of becoming involved in the criminal justice system
ApplicationCriminal justice referrals
FeesFee for some programs (adult)
Site Information
Site LocationCentral Elgin
Located In CommunitySt Thomas
Address & Map
307 and 309 Talbot St
St Thomas, ON N5P 1B5
AccessibilityFully Accessible