Corrections

 The Yellowhead Tribal Community Corrections Society (YTCCS) provides probation, court worker, and other correctional services to the YTC communities.

About Corrections

The Chiefs of the Yellowhead Tribal Council (YTC) signed a Master Agreement with the Alberta Solicitor General on August 1, 1991 to deliver Correctional Services programs, including Probation and Court Worker services to its member First Nations.

Work

Probation:

Yellowhead Tribal Community Corrections Society (YTCCS) Probation Officers provide all Community Corrections Supervision of both Adult and Youth Offenders which includes:

  • Probation
  • Pre-Trial release
  • Conditional Sentences
  • Pre-Sentence Reports
  • Justice Panel/Committee Coordination

Yellowhead Tribal Community Corrections Society (YTCCS) Probation Officers provide all Community Corrections Supervision of both Adult and Youth Offenders which includes:

  • Justice Committee meetings
  • Court/Client referral
  • Recommendation of AMP/EXJS agreements for Court

Courtworker:

Yellowhead Tribal Community Corrections Society (YTCCS) Courtworkers provide court work services to ensure YTC members:

  • Understand their rights and obligations within the justice system
  • Assist clients to obtain legal assistance
  • Lawyers referral
  • Counselling
  • Speak on behalf of clients in Court unsure of the judicial system
  • Fine Option
  • Alternative Measures Program AMP – Adult
  • Extrajudicial Sanctions Program EXJS - Youth

Courts settings in YTCCS Jurisdiction are Alexis, Morinville, Stony Plain, and Rocky Mountain House. YTCCS assists First Nation members of Alexis, Alexander, Enoch, Sunchild, and O’Chiese.

For more information, please contact:

Yellowhead Tribal Community Corrections Society

Room 300 17304- 105 Avenue

Edmonton, AB T5S 1G4

Phone: (780) 483-9404

Fax: (780) 481-4952

Email: rupert@ytccs.ca

Staff

Rupert Arcand
Director
Carrie Mills
Office Manager
Adrienne Yellowdirt
Courtworker - Edmonton
Rachel Clark
Probation Officer
April Cardinal
Probation Officer
Priscilla Sharpe
Probation Officer
Irvin Frank
Probation Officer
Shirley Eashappie
Courtworker - Rocky Mountain House

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