Elizabeth Fry Society
Taking Control and Making Healthy Choices, Hamilton-Wentworth Detention Centre Location

Due to the COVID-19 virus all in-person services are temporarily suspended and have been replaced by remote services. Staff are available via phone, email, zoom, and skype.

A group offered in the Hamilton-Wentworth Detention Centre that educates women on violence against women and its impact. Participants are able to share concerns, fears, and experiences and are supported in developing coping skills. Information on local resources available upon release are provided.

987 King St E Suite 203
Hamilton, ON
L8M 1C6
Hours: Mon, Wed-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Tue 9 am-8 pm
Phone: 905-527-3097 x237
Toll Free: 1-866-216-3379


Age 18 years and older; Women in the Hamilton-Wentworth Detention Centre


Contact for information




Fully Accessible



Primary Contact Person

Natalie Henderson, Corrections Group Facilitator/VAW Counsellor

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit;Registered Charity