John Howard Society of Ottawa

Site: Ottawa - Old St Patrick St

Service: Post-Incarceration Housing Support Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-789-7418 ext 238
Toll Free Phone 1-877-517-0791
Primary Contact Myra Gillis, Housing Links Reintegration Worker; Phone: 613-789-7418 ext 238; Email:
Primary Executive Tyler Fainstat, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Tina Matchett-Bianco, Director of Adult Justice Services; Email:
Address & Map
550 Old St Patrick St
Ottawa, ON K1N 5L5
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Mailing Address c/o M. Gillis 
550 Old St Patrick St 
Ottawa, ON K1N 5L5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Housing supports and follow-up services to men who have been left homeless upon their release from custody * divert clients from the downtown shelters
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, evening appointments available
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Men 18 years and over who have been recently released from provincial remand, correctional centres, federal institutions, including those individuals released at court
Application Call for an appointment
Languages English ; French - limited
Fees None
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Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1951
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118975119 RR0001 ; United Way
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 04 Sep 2019
Service Categories Ex-Offender Counselling ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ; In Person Crisis Intervention ~ Ex-Offenders

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