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Elizabeth Fry Toronto

Counselling, Residential and housing services, Court Diversion programs, Employment & community supports, Volunteer lead supports. We provide supportive services, community-based programs and transitional housing to help women create meaningful change in their lives for the benefit of themselves, their families and the community as a whole.


Program in partnership with Rise, a national charity based at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.

Is a transitional residence for women paroled from federal and provincial correctional institutions.

Understanding the process for setting aside your criminal record is not straightforward. For free, we provide one-on-one assistance with submitting a pardon application to the National Parole Board of Canada. The cost of your application processing fee is covered when you have successfully submitted your application to the Parole Board of Canada for your Record Suspension (formerly called a Pardon.)

Communities they serve:


Contact Information: Cynthia Richards

Call: 416-924-3708 x244

Email:, Work Cell: 416 436 7505


PROGRAM TYPE: Community Based

SERVING: Anglophone

REGISTRATION PROCESS: Call 1-888-777-4982

INTAKE: The programs are ongoing and change with the needs of the industry and employment partners..  

ELIGIBILITY: Women and non binary people who are criminalized and their families.


215 Wellesley St. E, Toronto M4X 1G1

Program Updates

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