The Diversion Program is designed for first time adult offenders charged with Stage One Provincial Offences.
The Diversion program provides an opportunity for adults charged with a first offence to be diverted from the traditional justice system. It offers first time offenders an alternative to a criminal conviction.
The program allows first time offenders to take responsibility for their actions without incurring a criminal conviction.
It provides a service to the community through restitution to victims, donations to charities and community service to the public.
Possible sanctions are as follows:
In addition to the assigned sanctions, each client is required to pay a $120 administration fee to the Elizabeth Fry Society.
First time adult offenders charged with a Stage One Provincial Offense. Individual must be approved for the Program by the Provincial Crown Attorney.
Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton
24 Queen Street East, Suite LL-01
Brampton, ON L6V 1A3