Court Program

The Court Program assists those appearing in Provincial Criminal Docket Courts in Edmonton, Stony Plain, St. Albert, Morinville, Sherwood Park, Fort Saskatchewan, Wetaskiwin, Camrose, Ponoka, and Red Deer. Staff and volunteers:

  • explain court procedures and terminology
  • provide legal referrals
  • provide Return to Court Date Cards
  • offer practical assistance and emotional support to those appearing in court, as well as their family and friends
  • help navigate the justice system

CAFFY (Court Assistants for Female Youth) is an initiative within the Youth Court Program matching volunteers to act as mentors and positive supports to young women who are involved in the Youth Court System.

Office Location: 4th Floor of Provincial Court House  

97th Street Churchill Square, Edmonton, AB  T5J 0R2

Phone: (780) 422-4775

Fax: (780) 427-2681

For more information please contact:

Sonja DeAeth

Court Program Manager


Christine Stevens

Youth Court Program, Family, and CAFFY Coordinator
Phone: (780) 427-4060

Kit Nash

St. Albert, Stony Plain and Morinville Courts

Jennifer Rogers 

Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park Courts

Deneen Y. Lawrence

Camrose, Ponoka and Wetaskiwin Courts

Tamara Chomyc
Court Program Assistant & Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: (780) 644-1689

Lindsay Gibbons

Red Deer Court