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Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre

Gladue Services Program


Description
  • Prepares a report that provides systemic background factors and life circumstances of an Indigenous offender to the court at sentencing
  • Provides culturally appropriate recommendations for sentencing alternatives to custody
  • Offers Gladue Aftercare to support the development of the recommendations
  • Offers an anger management program
  • Assists, supports, and advocates on behalf of the offender to follow through with the recommendations
Comments
Contents of a Gladue Report:
  • History of individual and their family
  • Education and any residential school experience
  • Racism and/or discrimination
  • Poverty and employment history
  • Mental health issues
  • Addictions
  • Criminal history
  • Culture
  • Healing and/or treatment plan
Once approved, a minimum of 30-60 days is required to complete a Gladue Report.
Eligibility
  • Indigenous individuals who have pled guilty or are found guilty after trial
  • Must consent to the report
  • Must be residents of Thunder Bay
  • Priority is given to Indigenous women and to clients facing six months or more in custody
Application Process
  • Through a defence lawyer, Duty Counsel, a Courtworker, the Crown, or the judge
  • Gladue Report Request Form is available on the website
Toll Free
1-855-345-5840
Gladue Writer
807-345-5840 ext 9059 - TBIFC main office extension
Gladue Aftercare
807-345-5840 ext 9082 - TBIFC main office extension
Fax
807-344-8945 - Main office
Web Site
https://tbifc.ca
Email
info@tbifc.ca
Languages
English
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
December 14, 2021
Address
620 Victoria Ave E, 2nd Floor
Thunder Bay, ON, P7C 1A9
Located in Victoriaville Centre on Victoria Ave E
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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 to 1700
Tue
0900 to 1700
Wed
0900 to 1700
Thu
0900 to 1700
Fri
0900 to 1700

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Service Area(s)
Thunder Bay