Visit from the High Sheriff of Berkshire to Elizabeth Fry Charity

09 October 2023

Simon and Sarah-Jane met with Fiona, the Charity’s Chief Executive Officer, and our Patron, Her Honour Zoe Smith DL.

It was great to be able to share the work of the Charity and the services that are available to residents, as well as exploring opportunities for partnerships and support.

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Kerry’s Story

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In this article Kerry, a resident of Elizabeth Fry House talks about the benefits of having a specialist Housing Worker employed by the Charity. Emma’s role is to support residents to identify suitable and safe move on accommodation. Kerry had served a lengthy prison sentence prior to being released to Elizabeth Fry House. She describes […]

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Peer Mentor Leads Creative Writing Sessions

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At Elizabeth Fry House we believe in the importance of self-expression and encourage residents to explore different ways of achieving this.

Earlier this week Luke (he/his), an ex-resident of Elizabeth Fry House who now volunteers for the Charity as a mentor led a session on Creative Writing.

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Did you Hear the Drums?

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If you’d have visited Elizabeth Fry Charity earlier this week you may have wondered what all the noise was about. On Monday afternoon a drumming workshop took place with residents and staff and, it is fair to say some pretty impressive sounds were created – including traditional West African Music and a unique rendition of “We Will Rock You”

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