Northern Youth Services - Northeastern Ontario

Site: Sault Ste Marie - Justice Derek Holder House

Service: Open Detention/Custody Facility

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides a six-bed open detention/custody facility for young male and female (coed) offenders
Offers the following services to all youth in care: 
  • Education 
  • Food services 
  • French language services 
  • Health services 
  • Recreation 
  • Spiritual, Cultural and Religious Services 
  • Strength Based, Individualized Programming
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
Male/female youth who have been charged under the Youth Criminal Justice Act and are awaiting disposition, or have been sentenced to a term of open custody
Application Referrals accepted: 
  • Under the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA) or 
  • From police with a court order signed by a judge or a Justice of the Peace admitting a youth to detention or custody
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-256-5987
Fax 705-946-2275
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 631 Second Line W
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6C 2K3
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Intersection Second Line W and Goulais Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)