Description (Service) The Elizabeth Fry Society of Peterborough provides gender responsive services and programs which focus on community interventions for individuals who have been or are at risk of being criminalized. Programs are trauma-informed, feminist, and client-centered. 
Provides services to women to empower them to reduce social isolation, increase coping tools to make healthy choices and break the cycle of violence. Serves self-identifying women and non-binary individuals, with a special focus on those before the courts, incarcerated or at risk of coming into conflict with the law. Services include: 
* individual supportive counselling for women dealing with immediate crisis situations or working through unresolved personal issues 
* group programs on topics including anger solutions, wellness and self-esteem, financial literacy, healthy relationships 
* court support for women appearing in the Peterborough Criminal Court 
* individual and group support for women incarcerated at the Central East Correctional Centre (CECC) in Lindsay 
* advocacy, information and referral for women to access community resources and services 
Also offers Bail Verification and Supervision Program for women, men and youth - see separate listing for details
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon 12 noon-4 pm, Tue-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm, Fri by appointment only * Program hours vary, contact for details
Areas Served Lindsay ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Minimum age ranges from 16-18 depending on program * self-identifying women and non-binary individuals in the Peterborough area
Application Contact for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
150 King St N, 4th Flr West
Peterborough, ON K9J 2R9
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Intersection King St and George St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-749-6809
Toll Free Phone 1-800-820-7384
Fax 705-749-6818
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Primary Contact Debbie Carriere, Executive Director

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