February 3, 2023

Winter 2023 edition of our newsletter Quaker Concern

Canadian Friends Service Committee, the national peace and social justice agency of Canada’s Quakers, releases a newsletter three times a year. It’s available in print copy […]
February 2, 2023

Psychology Today post: Want to move on after a painful fight? Try a ritual

In his newest piece for Psychology Today, CFSC’s Matt Legge looks at the power of rituals in conflict transformation. Here’s an excerpt: After an intense disagreement […]
January 27, 2023

Event video: How to correspond with people in jails

This video is of a virtual event held held by Canadian Friends Service Committee (the national peace and social justice agency of Quakers in Canada) and […]
January 9, 2023

No fighter jets

Canadian Friends Service Committee—the national peace and social justice agency of Quakers in Canada—endorses the No Fighter Jets campaign. We call on Canada to invest in […]
December 7, 2022

CFSC joins Listen First network

The Listen First Project brings together over 450 organizations who each agree that we need more listening. The networks’ many members believe that when people listen […]
November 24, 2022

New report estimates 405,373 children have a parent in custody & new documentary shows the harms this causes

  A new 35 minute documentary—Bonds That Hurt Bonds That Heal—shows the life-long impacts when a parent is incarcerated. The film, which you can stream below […]
November 15, 2022

Annual Accountability Report 2022: We have an urgent situation here

Each year we share an Annual Accountability Report to give our supporters a sense of all that’s been accomplished with their funds. If you’re a donor […]
November 10, 2022

Beware the Popular Idea That You Know a Hidden Truth

A simple idea—that your side is awake to the secret way things are while everyone else sleepwalks—has made its way across intense ideological divides. Our newest […]
November 1, 2022

New report: here’s what’s wrong with Mother-Child Units in Canada’s prisons

The Office of the Correctional Investigator of Canada released their Annual Report for 2021-2022 today. There is a good section in the report devoted to Mother-Child […]