John Howard Society of Peel Halton Dufferin

Site: Orangeville Provincial Court

Service: Bail Program

Description (Service) The Bail Program, as defined by the Ministry of the Attorney General, has three major functions: 
* To identify the availability of a surety 
* To provide verified, neutral and factual information about an accused person for the purposes of a bail hearing 
* This information will assist the court to determine suitability for release, under the supervision of the Bail Program.  
* To provide supervision, counselling and referral services for individuals who are released from custody by the courts, where the condition of release directs that an individual be supervised.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Males and females awaiting a bail hearing or requesting a Bail Review in the Superior Court of Justice.
Application The referral process is not restricted to lawyers but are accepted from any source, including the accused, who identify that an individual may require the assistance of the Bail Program. It should be noted that the program specifically addresses the "Primary Ground," which encompasses the likelihood that an individual will not attend court, if released from pre-trial custody and a history of convictions for non-compliance with court orders.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Orangeville
Address & Map
10 Louisa Street
Orangeville, ON
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-940-4656
Primary Contact Lee Moreland; Email:

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