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Toronto’s New Youth Pre-Charge Diversion Program: Embedding Restorative, Community-Based Approaches in Police Protocol

  On June 20, 2017, Peacebuilders attended the official launch of Toronto’s new Youth Pre-Charge Diversion program at police headquarters. Under the new program, police are encouraged to divert youth to community-based programs instead of charging them for minor offences. As Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders put it, “This program allows the service to identify […]

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National Restorative Justice Symposium

Between November 16-18th, the National Restorative Justice Symposium was held in Banff, Alberta as an opportunity to bring together people from all over Canada with a passion for restorative justice. Peacebuilders’ Executive Director, Eva Marszewski was present at this symposium to run a workshop on volunteerism in sustainable organizations. Other guest speakers included Howard Zehr, […]

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Annual Appreciation Reception

Peacebuilders would like to celebrate this holiday season with our generous donors and volunteers by inviting them to attend our Annual Appreciation Reception. If you are a donor or volunteer and have not received your invitation by late November, please contact our office at info@peacebuilders.ca We are greatly looking forward to spending an evening to […]

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Upcoming CTRI Workshops

The Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute is developing two new workshops to be delivered in October, 2014 which will address issues pertaining to working with youth. “Bullying Intervention Strategies” is one of their new workshops focusing on responses to bully for prevention purposes. This workshop will address issues related to the root causes of bullying, empowering […]

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Restorative Justice Week: November 16-23

This year’s Restorative Justice Week theme is “Inspiring Innovation” to celebrate the many innovators across the country who have made impacts on their communities through providing restorative-based practices. Join the conversation about restorative justice at the National Restorative Justice Symposium to be held in Banff, Alberta on November 16-18. For more information, visit Government of Canada […]

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JET Gearing Up For More Sales

On August 27th, Peacebuilders Junior Entrepreneurs in Training had their first used iPod sale at the Regent Park Farmers Market. The Junior Entrepreneurs set up a table displaying the donated electronics and youth from all over Regent Park visited the table. They were excited that there was an opportunity in the neighborhood to purchase these […]

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