Description (Service) COVID-19 Update
Joyce Kope House has temporarily moved to Travelodge, 300 Bayfield St, Barrie * call 705-715-1052 for shelter services
  • temporary shelter is operational for women and gender diverse individuals exiting institutions or experiencing homelessness in Simcoe County
  • consider supporting women at the shelter at this time with donations of personal hygiene items, sanitizers and disinfectants, masks and food

Due to COVID-19 concerns the following service is cancelled/postponed until further notice
  • Jail Visitation at Vanier Centre for Women and Grand Valley - Institute for Women
  • if you are in contact with a loved one who is incarcerated and needing service, direct them to call 705-725-0613, ext 0

Call or email your worker for more information or contact:
* Rhonda LeDuc, Director of Community Justice programs at 705-627-6034
* Tracy Wood, Director of Community Programs at 705-644-1393
* Meaghan Chambers, Executive Director at 705-818-2342

Regular Service
Support, advocate for, and empower individuals at risk, to enrich their lives and to inspire positive change in our community. Programs include:
  • Youth Mediation
  • Youth Trusteeship Program in Simcoe County and Muskoka
  • Youth Justice Programs
  • Restorative Justice Circles
  • Youth Justice Committee Program
  • Correctional Programs
  • Adult Direct Accountability
  • Reintegration Programs
  • Jail Visitation & Advocacy
  • Rural and Remote Community Programs in Muskoka
  • Joyce Kope House Shelter and Halfway House for women
  • referrals to community agencies and services and advocacy
  • Speakers Bureau
  • College Student Practicum opportunities

Elizabeth Fry week is the week leading up to Mother's Day every May
Prisoners Justice Day is August 10
Service Details
Hours COVID-19 Update 
Office closed
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Youth * Young Adults * Adults - Women
Application Referral - Self * Referral - Other Agencies * Court, Police, or Prison ordered
Languages English ; French - Programs, dedicated French phone line and French speaking staff member
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
102 Maple Ave
Barrie, ON L4N 1S4
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Intersection Maple Ave and Sophia St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-725-0613
Toll Free Phone 1-866-249-8047
Crisis Phone 705-715-1052 (Mon-Sun 24 hours)
Fax 705-725-0636
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Primary Contact Meaghan Chambers, Executive Director; Phone: 705-725-0613 ext 227 * 705-818-2342; Email:
Alternate Contact Rhonda Leduc, Director of Community Justice Programs; Phone: 705-735-0613 ext 222 * 705-627-6034; Email:

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