John Howard Society of London and District

Site: Stratford Jail

Service: Institutional Visiting and Reintegration Support Program

Description
Description (Service) Visiting program every Thursday morning (specific day subject to change, please call office to confirm) that offers :
  • counselling, advocacy and support
  • discharge planning
  • drug treatment options
  • government services
  • financial service
  • housing
  • clients are referred to local organizations and agencies
  • worker assists with filling out applications, scheduling appointments, follow up release appointments and information about the criminal justice system
Drug and Alcohol education group offered monthly to incarcerated individuals on Thursdays afternoons. Group provides information and education about the different type of substance treatment programs available and how to apply to these programs.

Anger management group offered monthly to incarcerated individuals on Thursdays afternoons. There are three group sessions to allow individuals to start addressing and understanding their anger, gain an assessment of their personal anger and develop healthy responses to anger in the home, work, and community.
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Thurs 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Fri- 8:30 am - 3 pm. Closed 12 noon-1 pm daily

Thu - in Stratford, contact on cell phone
Areas Served Huron County ; Perth County
Eligibility
  • Incarcerated individuals  
  • Individuals recently released from custody  
  • Family members of incarcerated individuals and individuals recently released from custody
  • Application Call
    Languages English
    Fees None
    Address and Location
    Located In Community Stratford
    Address & Map
    Stratford Jail
    30 St Andrew St
    Stratford, ON N5A 1A3
     
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    Intersection Birmingham St and St Andrew St
    Physical Access Not Accessible
    Contact Information
    Office Phone Office: 519-438-4168 Ext 224

    Stratford cell phone: 519-860-2416 available Thursdays only
    Fax 519-438-7670
    E-Mail ccoqu@jhslondon.on.ca
    Website www.johnhoward.on.ca/london
    Primary Contact Courtney Coqu, Institutional Worker
    Primary Executive Taghrid Hussain, Executive Director
    Mailing Address c/o Courtney Coqu 
    601 Queens Ave 
    London, ON N6B 1Y9

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