What is Elizabeth Fry Society?


We advance the dignity and worth of all women and
girls
who are or may be at risk of becoming criminalized.

Our office provides a safe community
that supports, respects, and empowers.

Learn more about our history,
the programs we offer, and how to get in touch with us.


News

Membership Renewal 

Each May, we kindly ask that members renew their memberships. Annual memberships cost $5 for individuals and $10 for organizations/groups. Your meaningful support is greatly appreciated. 

 Click here for a link to our membership form.


May Newsletter 

Check out our May Newsletter! Find out more about Elizabeth Fry Week 2018 in this issue, in addition to highlights from our Housing Program and the experiences of our volunteers

Click here for a link to our May Newsletter.


Stoplifting for Youth!

Following in the footsteps of our very successful Stoplifting program, Stoplifting for Youth is open to girls ages 12-17 and is designed to address underlying and unresolved issues behind shoplifting behavior. The free 5 week program will help youth find new and healthy strategies to cope with life’s stressors. There will also be an overview of the impact of shoplifting, dealing with peer pressure, and motivation to change.


To register, please fill out the registration form:
Click on this link to download the form.

  

 

Elizabeth Fry Week 2018!

The Agency is hosting this year's annual Elizabeth Fry Week from May 7 - May 11. The event is held the week preceding Mother's Day in order to highlight the many Mothers that are imprisoned, and separated from their children. This year's theme is "The Winds of Change" which aligns with our recent move to our new location!

Join us for two special events, our Open House and our March for Winds of Change. The Open House is an excellent opportunity to visit our new location and learn more about The Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton.

OPEN HOUSE:
Tuesday, May 8
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Suite 900, 10242 105 Street

MARCH FOR WINDS OF CHANGE
Thursday, May 10
5:00pm at our main office (Suite 900, 10242 105 Street)
5:30pm at AB Legislature

The purpose of the March is to foster an increased awareness to issues facing marginalized women and girls, and a specific call to action of the Truth & Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Look out for more information on our Facebook and Twitter pages, since there will be events all week! RSVP at  execadmin@efryedmonton.ab.ca or 780-784-2211. 
 


Calendar of Events

 

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