Youth Confinement Class Action
We are pleased to announce that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has approved the Settlement in this class action.
Under the Settlement, persons who while under the age of 18 were segregated for more than 6 consecutive hours at a Youth Justice Facility in Ontario may qualify for damages payments. The Settlement applies to persons who were segregated between April 1, 2004 and December 17, 2018 at one the following Ontario Youth Justice Facilities:
- Bluewater Youth Centre
- Brookside Youth Centre
- Cecil Facer Youth Centre
- Donald Doucet Youth Centre
- Invictus Youth Centre
- Justice Ronald Lester Youth Centre
- Roy McMurtry Youth Centre
- Sprucedale Youth Centre
- Toronto Youth Assessment Centre
The claims process is now open. The only way to receive money from the Settlement is to submit a completed Claim Form and all supporting documentation to the Claims Administrator by no later than August 26, 2022. Click here for more information about how to file a claim.
Claim Forms and supporting documentation can be submitted to the Claims Administrator in one of three (3) ways:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax: 1-866-262-0816
Epiq Class Action Services Canada Inc.
Attention: Ontario Youth Segregation Class Action Administrator
PO Box 507 STN B
If you have more questions about the Youth Confinement Class Action, please contact the Claims Administrator, Epiq Class Action Services Canada Inc., directly by phone at: 1-833-430-7538 or by email to: email@example.com. The administrator’s website can be found at https://www.youthsegregationclassaction.ca/home.html.