Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton

Site: Brampton Location - Head Office

Service: Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-459-1315
Fax 905-459-1322
E-Mail efry@efrypeelhalton.ca
Website www.efrypeelhalton.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Primary Executive Deborah Riddle, Executive Director; Email: driddle@efrypeelhalton.ca
Funding United Way - Peel
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Works with and for women and girls in the justice system

Offers the following support programs and practical assistance/referral for adult offenders (18 and over) and young offenders (12 and over):
Provides counselling for those convicted of theft/fraud offenses
Anger management programs
Follow-up and aftercare programs for youth
Female youth attendance centre
Court programs for both youth and adults
Offers placement in volunteer community work as an alternative to fines or incarceration
Diversion and alternative measures programs
Operates residences for female offenders (Marjorie Amos Residence, an open-custody female young offender facility and Ellen House, a half-way house for females 18 and over)

Attendance Centres -- provide a comprehensive set of cognitive-behavioural programs and individual support services to empower young women to take control of their lives * the program seeks to address the three main objectives of the Youth Criminal Justice Act: The prevention of youth crime; The use of meaningful consequences; Rehabilitation and reintegration through a relational supportive approach

Programs include:
Anger Management
Job search/Employment
Relationship skill for Violence Prevention
Cognitive Behavioural Interventions
Voices (Self-Discovery/Empowerment)
Homework Club
Relaxation and Stress
Substance Abuse

Attendance Centre locations:
Peel Attendance Centre:
10 Gillingham Drive, Suite 309
Brampton, ON L6X 5A5
Tel: 905-595-0746
Fax: 905-595-0596

Halton Attendance Centres:
205 Main Street East, Suite 302
Milton, ON L9T 1N7
Tel: 905-878-2075
Fax: 905-878-3174

2308 Lakeshore Blvd. West, Unit 47A
Oakville, ON L6L 1H3
Hours Mon-Tue 8:30 am-8 pm; Wed-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Attendance Centres: Young women in conflict with the law, who have received probation, detention, and/or custodial sentences
Application Attendance Centres: The Case Manager and the Program Manager determine involvement in the program
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Brampton
Address & Map
44 Peel Centre Dr, Suite 200
Brampton, ON L6T 4B5
View Google Map
Intersection Queen St and Dixie Rd
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Housing / Shelter ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Justice / Mental Health Programs ; Transitional Housing ; Youth Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Services
Service Categories Adult Diversion ~ Women ; Anger Management ~ Ex-Offenders ~ Women ; Community Correctional Centres ~ Girls ; Community Service Orders ~ Women ; Court Accompaniment for Offenders ~ Girls ; Court Accompaniment for Offenders ~ Women ; Day/Evening Reporting Centres for Offenders ~ Girls ; Ex-Offender Counselling ~ Women ; Ex-Offender Halfway Houses ~ Women ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ~ Women ; Juvenile Diversion ~ Girls ; Juvenile/Youth Delinquency Diversion Counselling ~ Girls

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