John Howard Society of Peterborough

Service: Youth Court Support Services, Peterborough - Hunter St W

Record #: PET0451
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2022
Last Full Update: 13 Oct 2021


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 705-927-1511Regular HoursOffice: 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 Youth in conflict with the law

Age Requirements: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s);
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 W
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 3J9
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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 Justin Thain, Youth Justice, Diversion Coordinator; Phone: 705-927-1511 ; 705-743-8331 ext 208; Email:
Mailing Address 305 Stewart St 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9J 3N2

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