"Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope" - Kofi Annan. Through creative, quality, community based programs, services and support we build that bridge with families, individuals and community - stone by stone.
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...
We partner with 4,000 Calgarians a year who are seeking a sustainable exit from the cycle of poverty.
To find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis and improve quality of life through research, programs and services.
BUILDING COMMUNITY. GROWING HOPE. SUPPORTING CHANGE. At The Mustard Seed, we meet basic needs, providing shelter, food, clothing and hope for people experiencing poverty and homelessness. We also support people in need through housing, employment and wellness services.
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.
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 provide effective gender-specific addiction treatment for adults.1835 House provides Residential and Day Program treatment and has helped more than 13,000 men over four decades. CARE (Co-occurring Addiction Recovery Essentials) for Women is an intensive, clinical outpatient program designed to...
We help a population that most brush by. We assist women involved in, or at risk of sexual exploitation or human trafficking. Here they can get their lives back.
Empowering men to recover for life. Simon House Recovery Centre is a long term program that teaches men compassion, patience, tolerance, and understanding. It provides men with a safe and responsible place to recover from addiction.