Poverty

The Airdrie Food Bank moved into our new building in August 2014
We provide food support to adults, children and families in need in Airdrie and surrounding communities. We collect food and funds from the community and distribute short term emergency food as needed to those in crisis. Together we build a stronger community. Together we are neighbours helping...
Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS)
We are one of Alberta’s leading animal welfare organizations rescuing and re-homing thousands of homeless and abandoned pets each year. More than this, we assist people and animals by transforming lives through kindness.
Mom playing with her young son, Tristan
Aspen is about People First, Community Always. Working with Calgary and area families, youth and communities we partner with others to unlock potential and transform lives.
Why we do what we do
Because no one’s Grandparents deserve to spend their ‘golden’ years living on the streets.
Brenda Strafford Society
We are a second-stage women's shelter and progressive housing facility which operates to serve women and children escaping domestic violence. We create and provide a secure facility and stability for our clients.
Kids making lunch for other kids
We have one goal: no hungry kids in Calgary. We strive toward this goal each day by providing healthy lunches directly to kids and by empowering communities to create lasting social change.
We provide a safe and caring place for people whose lives are affected by alcohol or drug dependencies. More than 6,000 men and women access support through our programs in shelter, detox, outreach and housing each year. Alpha House seeks to provide hope, service and well-being.
Life Change Happens Here
We provide life change for individuals struggling with addiction, mental health, and homelessness. Our unique process of change includes a full time recovery program, transitional housing, wraparound services and long term, affordable housing.
The Calgary Drop-In exists to alleviate poverty. We care for chronically homeless people with community supports, resources and housing. We collaborate with stakeholders; we advocate; we lead.
Calgary Homeless Foundation logo
We are a community based System Planner for Calgary’s homeless-serving system of care. By being a catalyst, enabler and funder of the homeless-serving system of care, we enable Calgary’s front line agencies to do what they do best – deliver programs and supports that lead to ending homelessness....

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