Nominees for James A. Murphy Award 2017

For one week every January, CSC puts the spotlight on a group of volunteers that bring the community’s perspective to federal corrections: the members of Citizen Advisory Commit
A Photo of Dave St. Onge

Dave's Story

Dave St. Onge has worked with CSC for over 30 years.

Marking 40 years of Emergency Response Teams at CSC

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Emergency Response Teams (ERT) at CSC.

Offender health care

Interview with Sylvie-Ann Lavigne

Learning to be leaders

Three employees share their experiences with career development courses When Robert Rittwage, Alvin Ma and Stephane Brisson were given the opportunity to participate in career development programs through the Canada School of Public Service, they di

Meeting with our international colleagues

On January 10, 2017, representatives from correctional systems across the world gathered in Ottawa to discuss successes and challenges they’re experiencing within their institut

Digifest Wins GTEC Distinction Award

Members of the Correctional Service of Canada were awarded with a medal of excellence at the 2016 GTEC Distinction Awards for last year’s Digifest.

NEAC Member Recognized by Governor General

By: Eileen Thoo & Donat Bilomba When Luketa M’Pindou moved to Alberta in 1999, he signed up as a volunteer with the Association Multiculturelle Francophone de l'Alberta.

Training for Emergency Response Team in the Quebec Region

An effective forum for exchange! From June 20 to 22, 2017 a training session for leaders and assistant leaders of the Emergency Response Teams (ERT) in the Quebec Region was held at the Correctional Learning an
A photo of the group involved in organizing the Pet Enrichment Group

And They Call it Puppy Love – Pet Enrichment Program at Bowden Institution

Bowden Institution and Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) have established an inspirational and positive partnership through the creation of the Pet Enrichment Group.

Success! CSC introduces women prisoners’ gender-responsive training program in Liberia

On an international level, how should you address the specific needs of women offenders when they only comprise between 2-to-9 per cent of your prison population? 

“We never give up on them”

Meet Tracey Robinson, Parole Officer, Willow Cree Healing Lodge Tracey Robinson started her career as a Parole Officer at Willow Cree Healing Lodge eight years ago.

Celebrating International Children’s Book Day

By: Laurie Lannin, A/Senior Project Officer, Women Offender Sector In an effort to spread the love of reading to children, and in recognition of International Children’s Book Day (ICBD) on April 2nd, the Women Offender Sector held a book drive