John Howard Society of Simcoe & Muskoka

Site: Barrie - 80 Bradford St, Suite 228

Service: Digital Access to Justice Program

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments COVID-19 Response 
  • Digital Access to Justice Program is currently running in Barrie Mon and Wed 9 am-12 noon 
  • For inquires or referrals: 
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-828-5487
E-Mail courtsupport@jhssm.ca
Website https://johnhoward.on.ca/muskoka/
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/jhsontario
Primary Contact Brittany Mercer, Case Manager; Email: bmercer@jhssm.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
80 Bradford St, Suite 228
Barrie, ON L4N 6S7
Intersection Bradford St and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
  • Digital Access to Justice Program is currently running in Barrie Mon and Wed 9 am-12 noon 
  • For inquires or referrals: 
 
Regular Service 
Office will be open to support individuals with remote court appearances (by telephone and Zoom): 
  • by providing access to WIFI, tablets and telephones 
  • available on a first come, first served basis (pre-booking is encouraged whenever possible) 
  • Case Managers will also be available to support with accessing disclosures, contacting Legal Aid, contacting probation and parole, making community referrals, providing digital access for employment searches and other appointments
Hours COVID-19 Response 
  • Digital Access to Justice Program is currently running in Barrie Mon and Wed 9 am-12 noon
 
Regular Hours 
  • Support with Remote Court Appearances - Mon, Wed 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals with remote court appearances by telephone and Zoom
Application For inquires or referrals, call 705-828-5487, or email bmercer@jhssm.ca or courtsupport@jhssm.ca
Languages English
Fees None
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Barrie COVID19 ; CV19
Agency Information
Parent Agency Name John Howard Society of Simcoe & Muskoka
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2020
Primary Executive Suzanna McCarthy, Executive Director; Phone: 705-733-0683 ext 325; Email: smccarthy@jhssm.ca
Funding Federal - Canada's Emergency Community Support Fund ; United Way ; Foundation - Barrie Community Foundation
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Court Accompaniment for Offenders ; Offender Advocates ; Online Connection Services