John Howard Society of Niagara

We’d like to take a moment to express our appreciation and gratitude to the many volunteers that help make a difference in the lives of others. Thank you!

JHS Annual Report 2020

Click here to view the John Howard Society Annual Report 2020.

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John Howard Society of Niagara would like to acknowledge the contribution of Dave Gittings to our board. He will be deeply and sadly missed.

The John Howard Society of Niagara is a non-profit, incorporated charitable organization founded in 1949.

It provides community-based programs and services to adults and youth in the fields of justice, prevention, employment and education throughout the Niagara Region.

With offices in St. Catharines, Welland and Fort Erie, The John Howard Society of Niagara has over 70 employees and services more than 15,000 people annually.

Volunteers are needed for the Strengthening Families for the Future Program. Please call Caroline Graham, Program Coordinator, at 905-682-2657 ext. 227 for more information.

  • Niagara College Dimentia Experience

The John Howard Society receives the NC Dementia Experience

Niagara College's Dementia Experience uses specialized equipment to simulate the physical and sensory effects of aging with dementia, helping participants understand the challenges faced by individuals with cognitive delays. The John Howard Society and members of the Niagara Regional Police Service are among the organizations that have participated in the simulation.