Elizabeth Fry Society Simcoe Muskoka

Site: Elizabeth Fry Society Simcoe Muskoka

Service: Youth Justice Committee / Extra Judicial Sanctions / Restorative Justice Circles

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
  • Diversion program for youth aged 12-17 at time of offence
  • Youth can be referred by police (pre-charge) or by Crown Attorney (post-charge)
  • Youth will attend a meeting with Youth Workers and/or a Youth Justice Committee (YJC) to receive sanctions for their actions
  • YJC Committee is a group of trained community volunteers who have an interest in youth who will meet with youth and parent(s) to provide meaningful sanctions to the youth in order to complete the diversion program
  • Victims are invited to attend in order to also provide information and input
Service Details
Hours COVID-19 UpdateOffice closed
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Youth * first time young offenders charged with minor crime
Application Police or Court Referral
Languages English; French - Interpretation, 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
Canada L4N 1S4
Intersection Maple Ave and Sophia St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-725-0613 ext 222
Crisis Phone 705-715-1052, (Mon-Sun 24 hours)
Fax 705-725-0636
Website www.elizabethfrysociety.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Elizabeth-Fry-Society-Of-Simcoe-County-499754280150125/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/elizabethfrysocietyofsimcoe/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/elizabethfrysc
Primary Contact Rhonda Leduc, Director of Community Justice Programs; Phone: 705-725-0613 ext 222 * 705-627-6034; Email: rhondal@elizabethfrysociety.com
Alternate Contact Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 705-725-0613 ext 229; Email: volunteer@elizabethfrysociety.com
Mailing Address 102 Maple Ave 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 1S4

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