From Riches to Restorative Justice
Our program director, Joseph Lauren, speaks about his journey. Originally published by the John Howard Society of Canada.
Restorative Justice Housing Ontario (RJHO) assists former prisoners committed to reform by providing safe, affordable housing that they could not otherwise access by virtue of finances or discrimination against those with criminal records. Having a home that they share in community with others gives residents the stable foundation from which to, once again, become positive members of Society. RJHO.ca
When a person commits a crime, he or she does more than break a law. [ read more ]
Joseph Lauren was rare among federal prisoners having been convicted of a white collar crime. [ read more ]