William W Creighton Youth Services

Site: Thunder Bay - Jack McGuire Centre

Service: Youth Justice Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Functions as an open custody program that offers a less restrictive form of custody 
  • Provides staff supervision and access to community resources 
  • 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 his/her impulse and his/her action
Program components include: 
  • Anger management 
  • Community integration 
  • Family intervention 
  • Interpersonal problem-solving 
  • Substance abuse 
  • Victim awareness
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
  • Male individuals 
  • Prior to court disposition or who have been sentenced to open custody
Application Referred by Court
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-473-4858
Fax 807-473-5861
E-Mail shoshizaki@creightonyouth.com
Website www.creightonyouth.com
Primary Contact Sandy Hoshizaki, Secretary; Phone: 807-766-2909
Alternate Contact AJ Johnson, Supervisor of Youth Services; Email: ajjohnson@creightonyouth.com
Primary Executive Keith Zehr, Executive Director; Phone: 807-766-2906; Email: kzehr@creightonyouth.com
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 2000 Otway St
Thunder Bay, ON P7K 1H5
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Intersection Otway St and 20th Side Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 10632 
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6V1
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS)