St. Leonard’s Society of Peterborough

Service Delivery  St. Leonard’s Society of Peterborough provides residential and community services to federally sentenced men aged 18 and over.  Description The philosophy of Edmison House is to demonstrate to each resident that the community cares and is concerned about his release. We understand that reintegration can be difficult and do our best to assist our residents […]

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SLSC Policies

St. Leonard’s Society of Canada Policies SLSC is currently in the process of reviewing its policies. SLSC Policy on Right to Housing (2019) SLSC Policy on Peer Mentoring (2019) SLSC Policy on Research Ethics (2019) SLSC Policy on Capital Punishment (2019) SLSC Policy on Aging and Elderly People in Conflict With the Law (2018) SLSC […]

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St. Leonard’s Home Trenton

Service Delivery St. Leonard’s Home provides residential and community services to males between the ages of 12 to 17 years old who are in conflict with the law under the Youth Criminal Justice Act. History St. Leonard’s Home of Trenton (SLHT) was established in 1976. The Home was operated as a parent model home until […]

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Policy Briefs

  Smart on Crime: The St. Leonard’s Perspective on What Works and What Matters in Criminal Justice (2019) Position Paper on Community Supports: Alternatives to Traditional Approaches submitted to the Parole Board of Canada (PBC) as part of the PBC Academic Think Tank on Community Corrections (2019) Presentation to the Standing Senate Committee on Human […]

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About SLSC

MISSION:  To promote humane and informed justice policy and responsible leadership to foster safe communities. It: Endorses evidence-based approaches to criminal and social justice; Conducts research and develops policy Supports its member affiliates; and Advances collaborative relationships and communication among individuals and organizations dedicated to social justice. VISION: SLSC strives to be a leading learning organization, […]

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