John Howard Society of Simcoe & Muskoka

Site: Barrie - 80 Bradford St, Suite 228

Service: Institutional Services

Record #: BAR2298
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 31 Oct 2023


Toll Free Phone 1-888-325-6561
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Primary Contact Chris Williams, Community & Systems Navigator; Phone: 705-817-0250; Email:
Alternate Contact Hannah Ditaranto, Adult Justice Reintegration & Institutional Services Case Manager; Phone: 705-828-5062; Email:


Address & Map
80 Bradford St, Suite 228
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 6S7
Intersection Bradford St and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible


Description (Service) Assists individuals in search for viable and sustainable options post-release in areas proven to be pivotal in determining successful re-integration including:
  • criminal history
  • legal issues
  • immigration
  • education
  • employment
  • financial
  • material
  • identification
  • clothing
  • property
  • family
  • accommodation
  • leisure
  • companions
  • alcohol and drug use
  • emotional, behavioural, and attitudinal outlooks
Institutional services are provided to the following institutions in the Simcoe/Muskoka area - Beaver Creek (Federal), and Central North Correctional Centre (Provincial)
  • toll-free number can be accessed from any institution across the country to assist individuals navigating the correctional system

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Hours Hours vary, call for information
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Adults 18 yrs and up who are incarcerated at Beaver Creek (Federal), and Central North Correctional Centre (Provincial)
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None


Service Categories Inmate Social Service Programs