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The John Howard Society’s Programs (1999)

An outline of the active role Alberta John Howard Societies play in the criminal justice process, accompanied by an extensive inventory of programs carried out by these community based agencies. Programs listed include those for the community, offenders and ex-offenders, young offenders and families of offenders. (An update to this document was written in 2001.)…

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the john Howard Society’s Programs (2001)

An outline of the active role Alberta John Howard Societies play in the criminal justice process, accompanied by an extensive inventory of programs carried out by these community based agencies. Programs listed include those for the community, offenders and ex-offenders, young offenders and families of offenders. (An update of a document written in 1999.) Download

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John Howard: Portrait of a Hero (1991)

An in-depth look at John Howard, the person, as well as at how the legacy of his work is carried on through today’s John Howard Societies. Information ranging from his childhood, personality and dress habits to the triumphs and tragedies in the life of this famous 18th century prison reformer are highlighted. Download

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