Justice Services

Click here for a list of agencies who offer Justice Services like court support, victim services, and probation order assistance.

Legal Help

Click here for a list of agencies who offer Legal Help.


Justice Services

Ontario Provincial Police

  • Police

Serving: Everyone
Region: Ontario
Peterborough County OPP: (705) 748-0324
Northumberland County OPP: (905) 372-2255

OPP

Provincial police force of Ontario.

Services: community safety, policing services, and more.


Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General, VWAP

  • Police
  • Court Support – Adult
  • Support & Referrals

Serving: Victims and witnesses of sexual assault, domestic violence, intimate partner abuse and/or child physical and sexual abuse (including historical sexual assault and human trafficking)
Region: Peterborough (County of), Haliburton County, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland County
Phone: (705) 755-5150

VWAP

Provides information and assistance to support participation in the criminal court process.

Services: Case information, support, financial assistance and court-based support


Peterborough Police Service – Victim Services Unit

  • Police
  • Safety Planning
  • Support & Referrals

Serving: Everyone
Region: Peterborough, Cavan Monaghan, Lakefield
Phone: (705) 876-1122 ext 268
Websitehttps://www.peterboroughpolice.com/en/learn/victim-services.aspx

Victim Services

Support for those affected by crime or tragic and unforeseen circumstances.

Services: crisis intervention, safety planning, emotional and practical support, advocacy, information, support through the criminal justice system, referrals to community agencies


Victim Services of Peterborough and Northumberland

  • Justice Services
  • Support & Referrals

Serving: Everyone
Region: Peterborough (County of), Northumberland County
Phone: Toll Free 1 (888) 822-7729
Website: https://victimservicespn.ca/

Victim Services

Provides emotional support and referrals to victims of crime

Services: Emotional support and referrals, Victim Quick Response Program


Elizabeth Fry Society

  • Housing Help
  • Counselling
  • Court Support – Adult
  • Support & Referrals

Serving: Women who are before the courts, incarcerated, or at risk of criminalization
Region: Peterborough and Area
Phone: (705) 749-6809
Website: https://efryptbo.org/

EFry Peterborough

EFry advocates and provides services for women who have been criminalized or imprisoned, as well as those at risk of becoming criminalized.

Services: advocacy, justice services, community programs, peer programs, Housing programs, community outreach.


John Howard Society

  • Court Support – Adult
  • Court Support – Youth
  • Counselling 
  • Help for Parents & Children
  • Support & Referrals

Serving: Youth programs (12-18), Adult programs (18+)
Region: Peterborough and Area
Phone: (705) 743-8331
Toll Free: 1 (833) 698-9898
Websitehttps://johnhoward.on.ca/peterborough/

JHS

JHS provides services and programs that help reduce the impact of crime and its causes.

Services: counselling, institutional services, youth diversion, youth services & programming.


Dalhousie Youth Support Services

  • Court Support – Youth
  • Support & Referrals

Serving: Youth involved in the youth justice system
Region: Peterborough and Area
Phone: (705) 749-5705
Websitehttps://dyss.ca/

DYSS

Help youth conflict with the law by offering programs to promote and develop positive social behaviours and encourage personal and academic growth. The on-site classroom provides an alternative to mainstream school

Services: Education Learning Program, Community Support and Reintegration Program, Extra Judicial Measures and Sanctions, court support and one on one support


Peterborough Probation & Parole

  • Parole/Probation Orders

Serving: Adult offenders on probation, provincial parole, and conditional sentence orders
Region: Peterborough (County of)
Phone: (705) 745-1929

Peterborough Probation & Parole

Community supervision of adult offenders on probation, provincial parole, and conditional sentence orders.

Services: Rehabilitation services, group programming and educational sessions


Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

  • Parole/Probation Orders

Serving: Youth in conflict with the law
Region: Peterborough, Peterborough (County of), Northumberland County
Phone: (705) 742-9292
Toll Free: 1 (800) 663-9292

Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Probation services for youth in conflict with the law.


Legal Help

Peterborough Community Legal Centre

  • Legal Help
  • Support & Referrals

Serving: Vulnerable and/or low income residents
Region: Peterborough (County of)
Phone: (705) 749-9355
Website: https://www.ptbo-clc.org/

PCLC

Provides free and confidential legal information, advice and representation for Ontario Works (welfare), EI, ODSP, Canada Pension Plan, Residential Rendancies Act. Consumer Protection, Human Rights Code and the Charter


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