Our response to COVID-19
Our response to COVID-19 In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Calgary John Howard Society (CJHS) is committed toRead more.
Calgary John Howard Society response to the possible closure of the John Howard Society of Alberta
It was announced on March 10, 2020 that the John Howard Society of Alberta (JHSA) is facing possible closure. JHSARead more.
Prison visitation and community outreach programs to debut at CJHS
This holiday season, CJHS is unwrapping two new restorative justice programs: the Man to Man Woman to Woman (M2W2) prisonRead more.
National John Howard Society Awards
Each year, staff and volunteers at John Howard Societies across the country are nominated and recognized for the outstanding contributionRead more.
Fluffy visitors bring joy to Berkana House
Fluffy visitors bring joy to Berkana House Who doesn’t love puppies and kittens? Thanks to Megan’s Rescue Efforts Society, theRead more.
CJHS competes in the 2019 Fast Pitch Finals
Ever wondered how employing former offenders actually reduces crime & makes Calgary safer? We shared this message and more atRead more.
Gord Sand, retired CJHS executive director, wins leadership award, as well as lifetime achievement award
Gord Sand, Executive Director at the Calgary John Howard Society (CJHS) from 1981-2019, was one of seven individuals and groupsRead more.
Help with cannabis pardon applications now available
Canadians who have been previously convicted of simple cannabis possession are now able to apply for a pardon (also knownRead more.
Moving forward – the Brain Story
The Brain Story In 2018, CJHS embarked on a journey of change that would enable us to better serve ourRead more.