John Howard Society of London and District

Site: Stratford Jail

Service: Institutional Visiting and Reintegration Support Program

Description (Service) Visiting program every Thursday morning that offers: counselling, advocacy and support * discharge planning * drug treatment options * government services * financial services * housing * clients are referred to local organizations and agencies * worker assists with filling out applications * scheduling appointments * follow up release appointments * information about the criminal justice system 
Drug and Alcohol education group offered monthly to incarcerated individuals on Thursdays afternoons. Group provides them with information and educates them about the different type of substance treatment programs available to them and tells them how to apply to these programs. 
Anger management group offered monthly to incarcerated individuals on Thursdays afternoons. There are three group sessions to allow prisoners to start addressing and understanding their anger, gain an assessment of their personal anger and develop healthy responses to anger in the home, work, and community.
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Thurs 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Fri- 8:30 am - 3 pm. Closed 12 noon-1 pm daily

Thu - in Stratford, contact on cell phone
Areas Served Huron County ; Perth County
Eligibility Incarcerated individuals * Individuals recently released from custody * Family members of incarcerated individuals and individuals recently released from custody
Application Call
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
Stratford Jail
30 St Andrew St
Stratford, ON N5A 1A3
View Google Map
Intersection Birmingham St and St Andrew St
Mailing Address c/o Courtney Coqu 
601 Queens Ave 
London, ON N6B 1Y9
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 519-438-4168 ext 224

Stratford cell phone: 519-801-5138 available Thursdays only
Fax 519-438-7670
Primary Contact Courtney Coqu, Institutional Worker
Primary Executive Taghrid Hussain, Executive Director

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