Simcoe-Muskoka Regional HSJCC Goals and Objectives:

a) Committee’s over all goals and key commitments:

  • To coordinate communication and to establish effective linkages between criminal justice, health and social service agencies.
  • To establish processes for coordinated planning, joint problem solving, and the integrated delivery of services.
  • To promote, organize and deliver education and public awareness opportunities.

b) Committee’s specific objectives:

  • To identify priority issues.
  • To implement the Simcoe-Muskoka strategies that address priority issues in our work plan.
  • To support the efforts of the local Area {Barrie, Collingwood, Midland & Orillia} HSJCC Advisory Groups.
  • To ensure that consumer and family perspectives and input are integral to the development and implementation of Simcoe Muskoka strategies.
  • To appoint sub-committees and working groups as required to address identified issues.
  • To maintain linkages with established committees, structures, or groups within the criminal justice, health and social service systems, as necessary, in order to facilitate the work of the Committee.
  • To exchange information with other Human Services and Justice Coordination committees around the province.