The Phoenix Garden Project at Her Majesty’s Penitentiary (HMP) offers people in the prison an innovative arts-based curriculum that combines mindfulness and creativity with hands-on gardening and landscaping training. The Phoenix Gardeners at HMP connect to the natural world while strengthening...Read More
Government of Canada announces measures to keep communities safe, fight systemic racism and make our criminal justice system more effective for all
Liberals aim to tackle systemic racism in the justice system with proposed lawRead More
As the COVID-19 Pandemic continues, the John Howard Society is following all health directives to ensure the health and safety of our participants and staff. All of the Society’s residential programs are open and continue to accept referrals. The Learning Resource...Read More
For the full story please follow the link below: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/prison-abuse-1.5024420Read More
BC court ruled indefinite solitary confinement in Canadian prisons ruled unconstitutional! Bravo John Howard Canada and the BC Civil Liberties Association.
For full artical: https://bccla.org/news/2018/01/bc-supreme-court-ends-indefinite-solitary-confinement-federal-prisons-across-canada/Read More