Salvation Army Correctional and Justice Services

21 Adams Avenue
St. John’s, NL
A1C 4Z1

Contact: Nic Dobson, Correctional Chaplain Tel:  (709) 726-0986
Cell: (709) 746-4163                                            Fax:  (709) 576-7034


To extend our caring and compassion; support and practical assistance to everyone who willingly or unwillingly comes in conflict with the law (within the criminal justice system) regardless of age, color, gender orientation or religious affiliation

Target Population:

All ages, male and female

Highlight of Programs / Services Offered:

  • Pastoral care, support/counseling, including visitation to families upon request
  • Professional programs offered to assist female inmates – Post release support offered as requested
  • Communities: referrals to professionals/organizations having resources to meet individual specific needs, i.e.: food, clothing, housing, lawyers, counseling, etc.
  • Court: placement and supervision provided for offender community service hours, as ordered by court, probation officer or self-referrals accepted
  • Volunteer Program
  • Pre and post release male offender re-integration programs
  • Critical incident stress managment intervention
  • Suicide intervention