The Multicultural Inmate Liaison Officer (MILO) project provides inmates of the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre with supportive counselling.
The MILO project supports multicultural inmates through one-on-one supportive counselling, as well as through weekly group sessions. Topics covered include addiction, anger management techniques, prayers, depression from an Islamic perspective, patience and contributing to society’s betterment.
The project facilitates community connections for inmates by supporting them in rebuilding their relationships with family and community.
This project is funded by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services.