13.3 per cent of Canadian children live in poverty.


The high cost of homelessness: $55, 000 a year to leave a homeless person on the street; it costs only $37, 000 a year to provide housing with support services.

— CARMHA Study and Calgary Study


Our society would not run without the assistance of our volunteers!

The Kamloops and District Elizabeth Fry Society is a community based non-profit organization offering programs and services in the areas of housing and community justice. Our goal is to provide effective programs, services and public education in an effort to build a healthy and safe community. We work to minimize the barriers that individuals may may experience by meeting the diverse needs of marginalized people in the community and by fostering each clients personal growth and self sufficiency.


Current Volunteer Opportunities:

Lizzy’s Closet Volunteer

Court Support Volunteer

Volunteer Coordinator

Hearts for Homes Committee Volunteer


If you are interested in volunteering please forward your completed Volunteer Application and a copy of your resume to:

Email: admin@nullkamloopsefry.com

Drop By: 827 Seymour St., Kamloops BC

Download our Volunteer Application