John Howard Society HWDSB Cognitive Programming Initiative

A youth worker from the John Howard Society is assigned to the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board to provide the following functions in the suspension/expulsion program:

  • Support the work of staff and management; including teachers, teaching assistants, social workers, and in-charge principal.
  • Provide support to restorative practice in the classroom.
  • Liaise and collaborate with other community agencies regarding the delivery of cognitive behavioural programs.
  • Provide cognitive skill development facilitation and individual work.
  • Provide direct behavioural interventions as required.
Organizations that offer this Service
John Howard Society of Hamilton, Burlington & Area

654 Barton St E
Hamilton, ON
L8L 3A2


Open to youth (12-19) who attend HWDSB schools.

Areas Served
Application Instructions

Contact the John Howard Society for access to this program.

Age Range
12-19 years of age
Last Full Update
March 11, 2024