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Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton. Mississauga

Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton. Mississauga
5170 Dixie Rd Suite 206, Mississauga, ON L4W 1E3
Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Wed 12 noon-8 pm
Women 12 years and older who are, have been, or at risk of conflict with the law
Community programs
Group and individual counselling including theft prevention, anger management, drug and alcohol counselling

Court programs
Diversion and alternate measure programs including community service and counselling
* Court support program -- practical assistance, support, information to women in and out of custody

Youth programs
Court support for youth
* Follow up and aftercare program -- assists young women leaving custody with reintegration
* support, advocacy and referrals to community resources for counselling, education, employment, housing

Transitional housing
Ellen House -- halfway house for women 18 years and older
* capacity 10
* counselling
* release planning
* Marjorie Amos Residence -- open custody/open detention facility for young women 12-17 years
* capacity 10
* helps reintegration into the community
* supervision and guidance
* educational upgrading
* life skills

Outreach/Preventative Education programs

Female Mobile Support (FMS), 905-459-1315 ext 250 -- for female youth 12-24 who have been involved, are still involved or at risk of sexual exploitation
* Monday-Sunday 24 hours
* support and services including housing, life skills, counseling, medical care and mentoring and advocacy
* referrals to community resources

Building Resiliency in Girls, 905-459-1315 ext 425 -- prevention/intervention based program addressing the social, emotional and cultural needs of girls 12-18 years

Empowering Against Exploitation (EAE), 905-459-1315 ext 247 -- preventative education program for young women 12-24 years to address online safety and sexual exploitation in the community

Empowering Young Men (EYM), 905-459-1315 ext 250 -- preventative education program for young men 12-24 years addressing sexual exploitation, its harm and ways they can work towards ending sexual harm

Change is Choice program -- addresses problems with substance abuse, and anger management and criminal thinking in order to motivate women at Vanier Centre for Women to enter more intensive rehabilitation
* Girls in the Know -- mentorship program for female youth at Syl Aps focusing on self-awareness, empowerment and self-respect
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance; Easy access to elevator; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door; Designated parking at entrance
Non Profit
Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton. Mississauga
Address: 5170 Dixie Rd Suite 206, Mississauga, ON L4W 1E3;
Phone: 905-624-1755