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Title: JOHN HOWARD SOCIETY OF ONTARIO - ANNUAL REPORT, 1977
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: John Howard Soc of Ontario
Canada
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 12
Sponsoring Agency: John Howard Soc of Ontario
Ottawa,Ontario K1Y 135, Canada
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: A PRIVATE ORGANIZATION CONCERNED WITH THE PLIGHT OF OFFENDERS AND POTENTIAL OFFENDERS IN ONTARIO, CANADA, REPORTS ON ITS ACTIVITIES AND FINANCES FOR 1977.
Abstract: THE REPORT INCLUDES SUMMARIES OF REFORM AND JUSTICE DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES (INCLUDING RESPONSES TO GOVERNMENT REPORTS AND ACTIONS IN THE AREA OF CORRECTIONS), PLANNING COMMITTEE EFFORTS, AND COMMUNITY EDUCATION ACTIVITIES. A MAJOR ACCOMPLISHMENT FOR THE YEAR WAS THE COMPLETION OF A FILM ON CRIME AND ALTERNATIVES TO PRISON. DURING THE YEAR, THE SOCIETY CONTINUED ITS EMPHASIS ON COMMUNITY SERVICES AND RESOURCES AS ALTERNATIVES TO IMPRISONMENT, CONTACTED GOVERNMENT AGENCIES REGARDING PRISON AND JAIL CONDITIONS AND OTHER MATTERS, AND DEVELOPED A RESPONSE TO A GOVERNMENT REPORT ON THE ROLE OF THE PRIVATE SECTOR IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE. AN AUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENT IS PROVIDED. (LKM)
Index Term(s): Alternatives to institutionalization; Canada; Offenders; Reform
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