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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-789-0123
Toll Free Phone 1-877-469-6650
TTY Phone 613-735-2257
Fax 613-789-1350
Primary Contact Louise Burness, Coordinator of Office Management; Phone: 613-789-0123 ext 221; Email:
Primary Executive Katherine Neff, Executive Director; Phone: 613-789-0123 ext 227; Email:
Address & Map
250 City Centre Ave, Suite 303
Ottawa, ON K1R 6K7
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Services for young offenders:

* Community Support Team: provides individualized community-based counselling services to youth and their families.

* Intensive Support Supervision Program: intensive and comprehensive community based treatment program.

* A Different Street: community-based residential treatment program

* St. John Bosco Achievement Center: educational program for youth that have struggled in a regular school setting and cannot for various reasons, attend mainstream or alternative programs

* Youth in Transition Worker: supports youth in their successful transition out of the child welfare system into adulthood

* Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS) Parent Group Therapy: eight session program run by trained facilitators certified in CPS

* On Point Program: Gang Prevention and Intervention services, community based counselling and supports to youth who are involved in or vulnerable to gangs * delivered in partnership with the John Howard Society of Ottawa

* Next Chapter Program: community based specialized supports and services for young people who are vulnerable to or survivors of human trafficking
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm * after hours emergency services
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility * Community Support Team: 12-17 year old male and female youth in conflict with the law who are serving a custody disposition or on probation and at high risk of offending again in the community
* Intensive Support Supervision Program: high-risk young persons presenting mental health and justice issues
* A Different Street: young males 16-20 years old who have been recently released from custody and who are homeless
* St. John Bosco Achievement Center: Youth who are justice involved and out of the regular educational system
* Youth in Transition Program: youth 16-24 years old
* On Point: Gang Prevention/Intervention Program: youth 12-20 years old
* Next Chapter Program: youth 12-25 years old
Application Clients are referred by Courts and Probation Services * On Point and Next Chapter accept referrals from the general public, including youth self-referral
Languages English ; French
Fees None
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 129897112 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 20 Mar 2019
Service Categories Continuation High Schools ; Day/Evening Reporting Centres for Offenders ~ Young Offenders ; Gang Programs ~ Young Adults ; Human Trafficking Prevention ~ Young Adults ; Intensive Supervision of Offenders ~ Young Offenders ; Parent Support Groups ; Parent Support Groups ~ At Risk Youth ~ Young Offenders ; Transitional Housing for Foster Youth ~ At Risk Youth ; Wraparound Facilitation/Community Support ~ At Risk Youth ~ Young Offenders

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