U-Turn is a program for youth that are involved with the law, or at risk of becoming involved with the law. Goals are developed and achieved using formal and informal community resources with a plan that is tailored-made for each individual participant. Using a combination of individual counselling, positive community involvement and support which is given to the youth and their family, the youth develops strengths to help them cope with the factors which put him, or her, at risk for criminal behaviour and involvement.
Am I Eligible?
Youth must be between the ages of 12 – 18, and reside in Haldimand or Norfolk counties. The youth will have had some police warning, or are considered to be at risk of police involvement, and exhibit at least one of the following behaviours:
Is there a cost for this program?
There is no cost for this program.
How do I access or learn more about this program?
Referrals are accepted from a youth, 12 and over, parent/guardian or third party (with parental consent). For more information call REACH and ask for Contact 519-587-2441 or toll free 1-800-265-8087.
Haldimand-Norfolk REACH is a member of the Ontario Community Justice Association , an affiliation of agencies facilitating community justice options in the Province of Ontario.