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Title: Program Inventory - A Description of Institutional Programs and Services
Author(s): C A Swain
Corporate Author: Ontario Ministry of Correctional Services
Planning and Research Branch
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 215
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Ontario Ministry of Correctional Services
Scarborough, Ontario M1L 4P1, Canada
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: Educational, vocational, and psychosociological programs operating in Ontario, Canada, correctional centers, corrections camps, privately-operated treatment centers, community programs, detention centers, and jails are described.
Abstract: Program categories include academic, vocational, industrial, occupational, emotional, social, spiritual and cultural development, and recreation. Number of participants, program enrollment capacity, in-facility or community-based location, and source of staffing are provided in chart form for each program described. Information about program content is also given. The descriptions are presented by provincial region, and ministry programs and institutions are described separately. There are 49 adult institutions operating in Ontario. These include 28 jails, eight detention centers, and 11 correctional centers. There are two forestry camps providing an outdoor work environment for 40 to 60 inmates per camp. In addition, the ministry operates 31 residential satellite facilities in the community.
Index Term(s): Inmate Programs; Ontario; Programs
Note: Project 198
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