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John Howard Society of Sault Ste Marie and District

Bail Verification and Supervision

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Description
  • Provides verification and supervision of individuals charged and appearing in bail court; supervision is to reduce the risk of failing to appear in court
  • Provides supervision, counselling and referral services for people who are released from custody by the courts
  • Provides advocacy, support and collaboration with other community agencies
  • Assists clients in addressing issues including mental health, addictions, housing, employment and interpersonal supports while awaiting trial
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Individuals 16 years of age and older accused of a criminal offence who are not a threat to the community may qualify for bail, but do not have the finances or social ties to meet bail conditions therefore can be placed on supervision of this program and report until their trial
  • Must not have three or more breach convictions or failing to appear convictions in the past four years
Application Process
Call for more information
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit ; (80) United Way
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 10, 2021