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We are currently seeking a

Project Co-ordinator  

13 month contract 22.5 hours/week


  • Coordinating our new youth volunteer engagement project, VIVA Lanark County (Volunteers Initiating Vitality Across Lanark County)
  • Work with 10 local organizations to create meaningful youth volunteer engagement experiences, including how to recruit, train, supervise and evaluate youth volunteers
  • Work with 500

1) Development Coordinator- 2 days/week in our child/youth project, BE STRONG

2) Finance Coordinator- 1/2 per week


Perth, ON, September 8, 2016 – Lanark County Community Justice Program (LCCJP) is recruiting volunteers to support the use of restorative approaches by youth and adults in the schools and youth centres of Lanark County and the Town of Smiths Falls.

In addition to providing court diversion services for youth, the organization is expanding to support the use of restorative approaches by youth that can help them develop resilience, and social and emotional skills that contribute to the development of inclusive, caring and safe communities, thereby contributing to positive engagement in read more...

Perth, ON, September 1, 2016 – Lanark County Community Justice Program (LCCJP) is pleased to announce the hiring of a new Executive Director. Sarah Bingham will join the LCCJP team as of September 19, replacing current Executive Director Beth Peterkin who is retiring.

The organization has experienced a growth in capacity over the past two years with a new emphasis on providing court diversion services to young adults in the 18 to 25 year-old range, the implementation of the school/youth centre initiative in restorative approaches, mentoring and training of other non-profits in the read more...

LCCJP is proud to be a partner of the United Way Lanark County. Here is their Annual Report for 2015.

Beth is retiring at the end of September.