Elizabeth Fry Toronto empowers women to create meaningful change in their lives to break free or avoid conflict with the law.


A society that ensures all women have the dignity and capacity to make informed choices about their lives and avoid conflict with the law.


  • Agency: to be instrumental in our lives and the lives of others

  • Dignity: to ensure each person is regarded as worthy, honoured and esteemed

  • Diversity: to respect and celebrate human difference

  • Innovation: to create change that makes things better

  • Resilience: to recover from and adjust to change and challenge