The Council of Elizabeth Fry Societies of Ontario (CEFSO) is the provincial voice for the eight Elizabeth Fry Societies in Ontario. CEFSO monitors the conditions for both provincially and federally sentenced women in prison, through visits to jails and direct contact with women, and advocates for improvements to those conditions. With funding from Solicitor General Canada, CEFSO acts as the Regional Advocate for federally sentenced women in Ontario.

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CEFSO plays an important role in promoting a public understanding of women in the criminal justice system and contributes its expertise through membership on key government committees, testimony at inquests into deaths in custody, submissions to task forces and the legislative process, and research.

Effective November 15, 2013 the address for correspondence is as follows:

Council of Elizabeth Fry Societies of Ontario c/o Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies Unit 701
151 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 5H3

Email contact:  admin@caefs.ca
Tel:  1-800-637-4606