Niagara Regional Native Centre

Site: Niagara-on-the-Lake

Service: Three Fires Community Justice

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-685-5246
Fax 905-685-5246
Primary Contact Celeste Smith, Program Director
Alternate Contact Rebecca Toulouse, Program Assistant
Volunteer Coordinator Lenora Gilbert, Community Council Coordinator
Primary Executive Mitch Baird, Executive Director; Phone: 905-688-6484
Alternate Executive Marie Belliveau, Team manager
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Niagara-on-the-Lake
Address & Map
140 Welland Ave, Unit 18
St Catharines, ON L2R 2N6
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Intersection Welland Ave and Court St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Provides an alternative to court for Aboriginal adults and youth that have acquired criminal charges. 
Aboriginal accused have the option to apply to have their charges diverted (deferred) out of the courts and placed into the Aboriginal Community Justice Program. 
Once in the program, a Healing Plan will be jointly created between the participant and trained Community Council Members. The Healing Plan addresses the underlying causes that lead to the offence by establishing conditions the participant will be required to complete during the adjournment period.
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Aboriginal adults and youth in the Hamilton, Fort Erie and Niagara regions who are engaged in the justice system
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Ojibwe, Mohawk
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Adult Diversion ~ Indigenous Communities ; Juvenile Diversion ~ Indigenous Communities

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