William W Creighton Youth Services

Site: Thunder Bay - JJ Kelso Centre

Service: Youth Justice Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Functions as a secure custody program for female youth 
  • Determines whether the youth is in a medium security program or a maximum security program 
  • Provides support programs and services to meet the physical, educational, psychological, social, recreational, cultural and spiritual needs of youth 
  • Teaches pro-social thinking skills that the youth can use between her impulse and her action
Program components include: 
  • Anger management 
  • Community integration 
  • Family intervention 
  • Interpersonal problem-solving 
  • Substance abuse 
  • Victim awareness
Hours Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
  • Female youth 
  • Court order
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-766-2900
Fax 807-345-0922
E-Mail info@creightonyouth.com
Website www.creightonyouth.com
Primary Contact Yvonne Farquhar, Manager of Residential Services; Phone: 807-766-2913
Primary Executive Keith Zehr, Executive Director; Phone: 807-766-2906
Site Location Beside the Jehovah's Witness Hall
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 1024 Oliver Rd
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6V1
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Intersection Oliver Rd and Junot Ave S
Mailing Address PO Box 10632 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6V1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS)