The John Howard Society of the Thompson Region (JHSTR) is a charitable organization whose mission is to promote effective, just and humane responses to the causes and consequences of crime.
There are ten main purposes for the John Howard Society of the Thompson Region. These are:
The John Howard Society believes:
Mission Statement: “Effective, just and humane responses to the causes and consequences of crime” Core Values: In furtherance of its Mission, the Society: Works with people who ...Read More
“I’ve noticed my quality of life has improved greatly since the beginning of my tenancy here at Georgian Court. In this secure environment, I feel supported and safe. I also feel my addict...Read More
Please refer to our Annual Reports for our audited financial statements. We are funded by Correctional Service of Canada, Interior Health Authority and BC Corrections, Forensic Psychiatric Services Co...Read More
The John Howard Society believes in well-trained staff and management with a strong code of ethics and policies. Training includes: nonviolent crisis intervention de-escalating difficult behav...Read More
The Kamloops story has roots back as early as 1933, when J.D. Hobden (then Executive Secretary of JHSBC), speaking to the Kamloops Rotary Club on the work of the John Howard Society, made the followin...Read More