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Online Resources

Acceso International
Canadian Families and Corrections Network
Ontario Women's Justice Network
Ottawa Rape Crisis Centre

Services

Family Service Centre of Ottawa-Carleton
Youth Services Bureau

Housing/JF Norwood House

Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (CERA)
Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation (CCOC)
City of Ottawa - Housing - Emergency Shelters
CHASEO: Co-operative Housing Association of Eastern Ontario
Harmony House
Social Planning Council of Ottawa
Residential Tenancies Act, 2006 (Ontario)

Prisoners' Justice Day

PrisonJustice.ca - "In support of prisoners and prison justice activism in Canada"
History of Prisoners' Justice Day

Person's Day

Famous 5 Foundation
National Archives - The Famous Five
Sudbury's Person's Day Breakfast

 

Reports

Turning Inside Out by Laura Stone (PDF - 4 pages)

Adult Outcome Measurments - 2011-12 Fiscal Year (PDF file - 2 pages)

Youth Outcome Measurments - 2011-12 Fiscal Year (PDF file - 2 pages)

California Must Release Prisoners (PDF file - 2 pages)

Every Door is the Right Door - Ontario 10 year mental health strategy (PDF file - 53 pages)

Federal Women Prisoner's Research, CSC 2011 (PDF file - 4 pages)

Women in Prisons Rising Fast (PDF file - 1 page)

Women in Prison Up 50% (PDF file - 3 pages)

Judges Push Back Against Hospitals Turning Away Mentally Ill Offenders (PDF file - 3 pages)

Correctional Policy for Offenders with Meantal Illness - Paradigm for Recidivism Reduction (PDF file - 1 page)

Crime Prevention - Social Reintegration of Offenders and Crime Prevention (PDF file - 61 pages)

Parliamentary Assembly Council of Eurpoe Recommendations Re: Reintegration of Prisoners (PDF file - 9 pages)

CLIENT FEEDBACK ON OUTCOMES OF SERVICES AT THE ELIZABETH FRY SOCIETY OF OTTAWA (PDF file - 47 pages)
CLIENT FEEDBACK Fact Sheet (PDF file - 2 pages)

April 2011
By Chandni Desai, Julia Hunt, Leeann McGuire, Leigh Hortop, Matthew Manion

Waiting for Mommy (PDF file - 73 pages)
2003
By Alison Cunningham, M.A. (Crim.) & Linda Baker, Ph.D. C.Psych.

Street-Level Sex Work in Ottawa: Victims, Deviants and Discourses (PDF file - 19 pages)
2010
By Nina Biancardi, Tara Hicks and Kait De Graaf

Women Accused in Ottawa: Two Weeks in Provincial Remand Court (PDF file - 12 pages)
June 2010
By Carol-Lynne Saad, Dorota Widlak & Samantha Turner

LOCKED IN, LOCKED OUT: IMPRISONING WOMEN IN THE SHRINKING AND PUNITIVE WELFARE STATE (PDF file - 37 pages)
2008
By Shoshana Pollack, M.S.W, PhD
Faculty of Social Work
Wilfrid Laurier University

Female Offenders in Canada (PDF file - 23 pages)
February 2008
By Rebecca Kong and Kathy AuCoin, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Statistics Canada
Source: Statistics Canada:

Describing the Homeless Population of Ottawa-Carleton
February 2000
Source: Centre for Research on Community Services (University of Ottawa)
- includes some statistics about homeless female youth and adult women in Ottawa-Carleton