Effective, just and humane responses to the causes and consequences of crime.
In furtherance of its Mission, the Society:
- works with people who have come into conflict with the law,
- reviews evaluates and advocates for changes in the criminal justice process,
- engages in public education on matters relating to criminal law and its application, and promotes crime prevention through community activities.
About The John Howard Society of Nova Scotia
The John Howard Society of Nova Scotia is a provincial organization comprising and governed by people whose goal is to understand and respond to problems of crime and the criminal justice system.