Learn more about the programs and services we offer.

The Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton offers many programs and services to women and girls at risk of being criminalized.

 

Programs

Aboriginal Women's Program

-a program designed by Aboriginal women, for Aboriginal women


Community Resources Program

-psychological, educational, vocational, and practical assistance


Court Program

-assistance for women appearing in Provincial Criminal Docket Courts


Employment Services Program

-a program designed to reduce barriers to employment


Financial Literacy Program

-a program that fosters self-worth with financial literacy skills


Girls Empowered and Strong

-a program to help teenage girls make healthy life choices


Legal Clinic Program

-assists federally sentenced women at Edmonton Institute for Women


Prison Liaison Program

-provides help for imprisoned women


Record Suspension Program

-helps women with the process of applying for a record suspension


Visitation Centre (Centre 170)

The Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton, in partnership with Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, operates the Visitation Centre (Centre 170) for the new Edmonton Remand Centre.

 

Services

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Bus tickets (when available)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Clothing room
  • Coffee and snacks
  • Drop-in workshops
  • Hygiene kits
  • Laundry facilities
  • Smudging
  • STI testing (3rd Monday of every month)

Referrals


If we cannot help you, we provide referrals to external community resources, such as the Food Bank or Sleep Country for mattresses.