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Crisis Centre North Bay
Detention Centre

  • Operates an 8 bed youth justice residence
  • Provides a full range of life skills training on site and supervised in the community where possible
  • Provides an on-site education program through the Near North District School Board
  • Residents are required to participate in a full day program September through June, and half day program through the summer months
  • Coordinates with the youth's home school in an effort to provide continuity of the youth's education plan
  • Assists residents in understanding their rights and responsibilities and ensuring legal representation in court
  • Provides behaviour reports to the court or probation services upon request

Offers specialized programming including but not limited to
  • Anger management
  • Character education
  • Effective problem solving
  • Literacy training
  • Substance abuse
  • Provides open detention and open custody services
  • Provides full school program for all residents
  • Offers full range of life skills and recreational programming in the residence and in the community where possible
  • Advocates for residents ensuring that they understand their basic rights, including the right to legal representation in court

Age Requirements: Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s);

Residency Requirements: Surrounding communities within the districts of Nipissing, Parry Sound, Muskoka, and Temiskaming
Application Process
Referrals are only accepted from the courts
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
Last Verified On July 2, 2019

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