We are a community of women helping women through life transition by providing them with skills and resources to support their pursuit of meaningful work and educational opportunities. We help women build confidence and skills so that they can participate more fully in the community. We assist over...
To find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis and improve quality of life through research, programs and services.
Recipients of PALS programs are those whose response to other forms of therapy is non-existent, or who respond to alternative forms of therapy. Clients who benefit from this program have often experienced brain injuries, strokes, dementia, Autism/Asperger’s or are in palliative care.
We draw on the strengths and guidance of Aboriginal traditions and teachings to support vulnerable children, youth and families. Through cultural practice, programming, and targeted interventions we strengthen family relationships and resilience.
Mental illness can be emotionally crippling - it robs you of your dignity and often leads to isolation. We rebuild self-worth and self-confidence, working alongside colleagues with the goal of fully reintegrating members back into the larger community.
We are the peace centre of The Canadian Council of Churches, mandated to work with churches, government, and civil society, in Canada and abroad, to advance policies and actions that prevent war and armed violence and build peace.
Propellus is the volunteer and capacity building centre of Calgary. We promote volunteerism and connect people with volunteer opportunities and we connect our 450 member organizations to help us all work together. We strengthen organizations so they can engage volunteers and work effectively.
BREAK BARRIERS. EMPLOY CHANGE. We are a not-for-profit employment agency that helps people facing barriers to employment overcome their obstacles and find good jobs. We also work with employers to help them tap talent pools they may not have known about.
We empower and foster happy healthy and engaged families through effective outreach, partnering with other agencies, and providing family-centred, linguistically and culturally appropriate programming and supportive counseling to the South Asian community.
We develop and produce exceptional adventures in theatre for youth; empowering kids by putting them and their ideas centre stage. We help young people learn to work together, building self-confidence and enhancing communication skills while engaging in issues faced by their communities.