Provincial HSJCC

Provincial HSJCC Co-chairs

Katie Almond*,
Probation & Parole Officer, Riverdale Office, Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services

Heather Lumley*,
Executive Director, St. Leonard's Community Services, London & Region


Policy Support (CMHA Ontario)

Seble Makonnen*, Policy Analyst, Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario 


HSJCC Secretariat

Joseph Szamuhel, Project Manager*

Kashfia Alam, Engagement & Education Officer*

Lawrence Blake, Network Coordinator*


Communications and Knowledge Exchange

Trevor Tymchuk*, Chair, Communications and Knowledge Exchange Committee

Matt Hollingshead, Knowledge Broker, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health


Regional HSJCC Representatives (Voting Members)

  • Hamilton/Niagara/Brant/Haldimand/Norfolk Regional HSJCC
  • Champlain Regional HSJCC
  • Durham Regional HSJCC
  • Haliburton/Kawartha Lakes/Pine Ridge Regional HSJCC
  • Halton Regional HSJCC
  • North East Regional HSJCC
  • North West Regional HSJCC
  • Peel Regional HSJCC
  • Simcoe-Muskoka Regional HSJCC
  • South East Regional HSJCC
  • South West Regional HSJCC
  • Toronto Regional HSJCC
  • Waterloo-Wellington Regional HSJCC
  • York-South Simcoe Regional HSJCC


Ministry Representatives (Ex-Officio)

  • Correctional Service Canada
  • Ministry of Children and Youth Services
  • Ministry of Community and Social Services
  • Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
  • Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
  • Ministry of the Attorney General


Other Members (Ex-Officio)

  • Canadian Mental Health Association, Ontario Division
  • Local Health Integration Networks
  • Community Networks of Specialized Care
  • ConnexOntario
  • Legal Aid Ontario
  • Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Ontario Provincial Police
  • Municipal Police
  • Forensic Directors Group