About Us | Helping Victims of Crime in Edmonton

Mission Statement

"Through our programs and services, we work to prevent crime and to help people affected by crime." Read about our mission statement and vision.

Core Values

Learn more about our core values. For example, the Edmonton John Howard Society believes that every individual has intrinsic worth and has the right to be treated with dignity and respect

Our History

Edmonton John Howard Society (EJHS) is a non-profit organization that has served the Edmonton community for over 50 years.

Who is John Howard?

The organization takes its name and spirit from the 18th century humanitarian John Howard (1726-1790), whose name has become a symbol of humane consideration for incarcerated individuals.

Board Members

Edmonton John Howard Society's policies are directed by a volunteer Board of Directors whose members represent a cross section of the community and diverse areas of expertise and interest. The Board has a legal and corporate authority and responsibility for the agency's operation, and links with other organizations.


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    When I come for help, the staff are very kind and treat me great.  The staff are always in a good mood and optimistic.

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Contact the Edmonton
John Howard Society

#401, 10010 105 St.
Edmonton, AB T5J 1C4

Tel: 780.428.7590
Fax: 780.425.1699

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