Contact Information

The Nova Scotia Restorative Justice Program is administered by the Public Safety & Security Division, Department of Justice.

Janet Briggs, Restorative Justice Manager
1690 Hollis Street, 2nd Floor
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 3J9

(902) 424-3306

Across Nova Scotia, the Restorative Justice Program is delivered by a network of community based justice agencies, each with responsibility for defined regions:

John Howard Restorative Justice

(responsible for services in East Hants and Colchester Counties)

Christina King, Director

184 Arthur Street, Suite 202
Truro, Nova Scotia
B2N 1Y4

(902) 843-4969

Community Justice Society - Halifax Region

(responsible for services in Halifax Regional Municipality)

Yvonne Atwell, Executive Director

1256 Barrington Street, Suite 201
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 1Y6

(902) 424-5473

South Shore Community Justice Society

(responsible for services in Queens and Lunenburg Counties)

Susan Himmelman, Director

P. O. Box 487
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia
B4V 2X6

(902) 543-1766 or (902) 543-1841

Cumberland Restorative Justice Society

(responsible for services in Cumberland County)

Jennifer Furlong, Director

P. O. Box 843
Amherst, Nova Scotia
B4H 4B9

(902) 667-4414 or (902) 667-0126

Island Community Justice Society

(responsible for services in Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Victoria, Inverness and Richmond Counties)

Angela Steele, Director

Provincial Building
360 Prince Street, Suite 13
Sydney, Nova Scotia
B1P 5L1

(902) 563-2596

John Howard Society Restorative Justice

(responsible for services in Pictou, Antigonish and Guysborough Counties)

Susan Hughes, Director

2042 Queen Street, Unit #4
RR 2, Westville, Nova Scotia
B0K 2A0

(902) 396-1999

Mi’kmaw Legal Support Network

(responsible for services to Aboriginal youth, province-wide service)

Paula Marshall, Executive Director

48 Spencer's Lane
PO Box 7703
Eskasoni, Nova Scotia
B1W 1B2

(902) 379-2042

Tri- County Restorative Justice Society

(responsible for services in Digby, Yarmouth, and Shelburne Counties)

Tanya Bain, Director

10 Starrs Road
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
B5A 2T1

(902) 742-8262

Valley Restorative Justice

(responsible for services in Annapolis, West Hants, and Kings Counties)

Marge DeBodt, Director

P. O. Box 621
Kentville, Nova Scotia
B4N 3X7

(902) 679-0650