Employment Programs

Eligibility Any person having had prior conflict with the law is eligible to receive this service. Referrals can come from a variety of sources: other John Howard Society programs, Advanced Education and Skills,  parole, probation, federal institutions, family, friends or self....


C-STEP Program

General Program Description The C-STEP Program offers intensive rehabilitative services to offenders and ex-offenders in the community. These services are offered through individual counselling and group interventions. A range of programs are offered covering two major areas: cognitive restructuring and...


Youth Services Program

Eligibility The Youth Services Program provides supportive counselling and assistance to at-risk youth (offenders and ex-offenders), who are between the ages of eighteen and twenty-five, and need assistance with their career plans including educational, training and employment opportunities.  Referral sources...


Horizons Program

Eligibility The Horizons program works with individuals who are over the age of twenty-nine, have been in conflict with the law and exhibit lower levels of literacy, job skills and education. Program Description The goal of the Horizons program is...


Linkages Program

Eligibility The Linkages program is a wage subsidy program funded by Advanced Education, Skills and Labour (AESL). The program is available to residents of the Newfoundland and Labrador who are 18-30 years of age and are Canadian citizens or are...


Record Suspensions

A record suspension allows people who were convicted of a criminal offence, but have completed their sentence and demonstrated they are law-abiding citizens for a prescribed number of years, to have their criminal record kept separate and apart from other...