FACE — Forum of Accountability in a Circle Experience
The FACE program offers an alternative to youth and adult court in Midland, Penetanguishene, and the surrounding townships of Tiny and Tay. Our mission is to bring those who come into conflict with the law and with each other together in a restorative manner, enabling the offender to take accountability for their actions and the victim to begin the healing process. Healing relationships and communities is a key component of FACE circles.
“Now I see police officers in a different way, more as normal men who sometimes have a difficult job...”
Martin Prost, President,…
“What I’ve discovered, especially when dealing with young offenders and young adults, most of the problems that end in criminal court really stem from a family problem. If you want to fix the problem, you have to fix the whole family or community.”
Mother of an…
“The circle was an amazing way to bring together such wisdom, honesty and support together for the benefit of our son....what a great way to influence our children in such difficult times, teaching accountability and responsibility by experience.”