Be in the Know About Us

Want to know more about programs, clients and the unique work we do in the
Calgary community?

This is the place for information on the Elizabeth Fry Society of Calgary. Have a look at our brochure, annual reports, wish list, infographics and more.

If you have any questions, please contact us at reception@elizabethfrycalgary.ca. We’d be happy to discuss our work in more detail.

Our Latest News

Wish List

March 1, 2016

elizabeth_fry_logo_calgaryThe women we serve often come to us with very little. The following items will help them address simple needs, as well as provide dignity and hope.

All donations of basic needs supplies and hygiene items can be dropped off at our main office at 1731 – 10 Avenue SW. We are directly across the street from the Sunalta C-Train Station. Free on-street parking is available.

download our Wish List here

Please contact reception@elizabethfrycalgary.ca to arrange for your donation drop-off or call us at 403.294.0737.

Please note that we are not able to accept clothing donations due to lack of storage.



Our Giving Program

Giving_help_calgary_women_need_assistanceFor over 50 years, the Elizabeth Fry Society of Calgary has offered help and healing to thousands of at-risk and criminalized women. Stuck in a cycle of poverty, many women make choices that have serious and lasting impacts on their lives. The lack hope for the future and don’t know whe re to turn for help. We are here to give them another chance but we need your help.

Our programs offer our clients another way and an opportunity to create more hopeful futures. Your gift will help us help vulnerable women and their families. Download our Giving Program publication here.


Elizabeth Fry Brochure

Raylene 002Our mission is unique. We serve criminalized women and youth, helping those impacted by the legal and justice systems. Our programs are diverse and designed to help clients as they transition into our community.

Read more and please share our brochure here.


2014 Annual Report

The Elizabeth Fry 2014 Annual Report


annual-report_calgaryu_elizabeth_fry_charity Our Mission

The Elizabeth Fry Society of Calgary offers pathways to healing, through supports and advocacy, for women who are affected by systemic social issues which contribute to their criminalization.


Our Vision

Equality that promotes a woman’s sense of self in her journey through lived experience towards infinite potential.


Our Values

Integrity – Consistency and truthfulness in actions and values
Ingenuity – Flexibility and adaptability in providing value-added services within an ever-changing social framework
Advocacy – Foster an environment of courage and empowerment for all those who interact with the agency

Our Annual Report can be downloaded here.