The Elizabeth Fry Society of Edmonton offers many programs and services to women and girls at risk of being criminalized.
-a program designed by Aboriginal women, for Aboriginal women
-psychological, educational, vocational, and practical assistance
-assistance for women appearing in Provincial Criminal Docket Courts
-a program designed to reduce barriers to employment
-a program that fosters self-worth with financial literacy skills
-a program to help teenage girls make healthy life choices
-assists federally sentenced women at Edmonton Institute for Women
-provides help for imprisoned women
-helps women with the process of applying for a record suspension
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.
If we cannot help you, we provide referrals to external community resources, such as the Food Bank or Sleep Country for mattresses.