About Us

"We are about much more than simply a new outfit"

The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie provides assistance to women at critical life transitions of employment or re-employment. Our programs focus on providing a continuum of support and opportunities for women to compete and advance in the ever-changing workplace. 
Our three cornerstone programs are the Suiting Program (Professional Clothing Assistance Program), the Professional Women’s Group, and the Breakfast Club. Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie works with women who are actively seeking employment, have scheduled job interviews, or have recently acquired a job or placement/co-op. 
No other organization in the Simcoe region provides the continuum of services that Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie offers. Dress for Success Orillia and Barrie aims to be the primary advocate for women who are in the critical transition to employment and re-employment.