Young Offender Programs

Government of Alberta - Ministry of Justice


Description
Offers community-based programs to youth offenders.

Service offers:

  • community-based programs to youth offenders through a network of community corrections offices and attendance centres located throughout Alberta
  • opportunities to participate in rehabilitative programs that promote positive and productive behaviours delivered by agencies other than community corrections

Programs include:

  • Community Service
  • Conditional and Community Supervision Deferred Custody and Supervision
  • Extrajudicial Sanctions Program
  • Fine Option Program
  • Intensive Support and Supervision
  • Probation
  • Reintegration Leave
  • Offender Work Program
  • Aboriginal Programs
  • Life Skills Program
  • Educational / Day Program

Additional supports may include:

  • access to a caseworker
  • library access
  • medical and mental health services
  • sports and recreation activities
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 12 to 17 years
  • with bail orders, probation, community service orders, or other community sentences
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referral by Crown Prosecutor required
  • visit website for contact information for Regional Crown Prosecutor offices
Lawyer or Crown Prosecutor must be contacted at least two weeks before first court date. Crown prosecutor office offers intake information and referrals only. Do not contact after admittance to program; contact probation officer instead.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-297-8444 (Crown Prosecutors Office)
Fax
403-297-4311
Web Site
https://justice.alberta.ca
Email
calgaryprosecutions@gov.ab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
March 18, 2024
Address
332 6 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2P 0B2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM