|Description and Services|
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Description||Services for male and female youth and adult men and women in conflict with, or at risk of coming into conflict with the law * assists with housing, employment and education, literacy deficits, and problems caused by substance abuse and criminal conduct |
Staff on site at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre to assist with housing and community linkages and at the Ottawa courts to assist with bail verification and supervision * residential support available to homeless men released from custody, federally sentenced men at three residences, and male and female youth at two residences * services available through the Community Employment Resource Centre in Nepean (613-828-2123) and Hire Power Employment Services in Lowertown (613-789-7418).
Crisis intervention * needs assessment and long-term counselling * employment assistance including resume preparation, job search and job maintenance support * bail supervision * pre-release planning visits to area institutions * public education * student social work and criminology field instruction and volunteer opportunities * works in close liaison with private and public organizations to provide the best possible service to clients and their families.
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) and up |
Individuals over 16 years of age in conflict with, or at risk of coming into conflict with the law.
|Languages of Service||English ; French - limited * contact person Tina Matchett-Bianco|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|After Hours Phone||Answering machine|
|Primary Contact||Tina Matchett-Bianco, Director of Adult Justice Services; Phone: 613-789-7418 ext 242; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Christine MacIntosh, Director of Youth Justice Services; Phone: 613-842-0999 ext 231|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Loveridge Haparimwi, Director of Employment and Training; Phone: 613-828-2123 ext 227|
|Primary Executive||Don Wadel, Executive Director|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Address||550 Old St Patrick St|
Ottawa, ON K1N 5L5
|Intersection||King Edward Ave and St Patrick St|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules|
|Subjects||Adults ; Anger management ; Charitable status ; Community service orders ; Correctional services ; Counselling ; Free services ; Homeless people ; Homeless youth ; Housing ; Information and referral ; Inmate support ; Nonprofit organizations ; Offenders ; Residential care ; Supportive housing ; Young adults ; Young offenders ; Youth|
|Print Material||Brochures * flyers * pamphlets|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|
|Funding||Provincial ; Federal ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118975119 RR0001 ; United Way ; Fees - Room and board fees|