John Howard Society of Peterborough

Site: Peterborough - Hunter St W

Service: Youth Court Support Services

Description (Service) Provides support to youth and their families who are attending Youth Court. Assistance may include:
  • identifying duty counsel 
  • explaining court procedure 
  • information about the Youth Criminal Justice Act or other provincial and federal legislation 
  • referrals to community resources and programs
Does not provide legal advice
Service Details
Hours COVID19  
Office hours by appointment only.  
Youth Court currently held via Zoom.  
JHS Representative available for support during scheduled court appearances or can be reached by phone at 705-927-1511 
Regular Hours 
Office: Mon-Thu 9 am-5:30 pm, Fri by appointment only 
Representative available at Provincial Youth Court on Mon
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
Youth in conflict with the law
Application Call 705-927-1511 for assistance at Youth Court or for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
70 Hunter St
Peterborough, ON K9H 2K4
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Intersection Hunter St and Sheridan St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - main floor is fully accessible, ramp and automatic door at front entrance
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-743-8331
Fax 705-743-8340
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Primary Contact Megan Carrick, Youth Justice, Diversion Coordinator; Phone: 705-927-1511 * 705-743-8331 ext 208; Email:
Alternate Contact Dana Hetherton, Manager of Justice Services; Phone: 705-760-0632 * 705-743-8331 ext 206; Email:
Primary Executive Kathy Neill, Executive Director; Email:

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