In partnership with 26 homeless serving agencies, government and community stakeholders, we’ve outlined seven key recommendations to achieve better housing and healthcare outcomes for Calgary’s most vulnerable men and women.

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Our 3 Week Employment Training Program

Offered monthly, the three week employment training program is a hollistic approach to employment preparation.

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School Program

Due to high demand, bookings for school program tours will resume in September 2017.
We hope you enjoy your summer and we look forward to seeing you in the fall.

People aren’t born on the street. Nor do lives have to end there. With help, the Calgary Drop-In & Rehab Centre is where some lives begin.

The Calgary Drop-In & Rehab Centre Society is a community of kindness, focused on providing more than 50 programs and services to Calgarians experiencing homelessness, marginalization and extreme poverty.

Serving Calgary for more than 50 years, we are the largest organization of its kind in North America. The Calgary Drop-In offers a complete range of wrap-around community supports – from meals and shelter, to clothing, medical services, counseling, volunteer opportunities, education, permanent supportive housing, and more – to over 10,000 people each year.

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1.2 MILLON
Meals Served

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99,981
Articles of Clothing
Distributed

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417,782
Shelter Beds
Provided

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605 Certificates
Awarded
in 2015

Statistics are accurate as of 2015.

Programs at a Glance

Orange Brunch 2017

Orange Brunch 2017

We are celebrating another year of kindness, generosity, and wonderful community partnerships. Please join us at the 21st Annual Orange Brunch — Volunteer & Donor Appreciation Banquet.

Together, we will enjoy a delicious meal as we reflect on the incredible year that was.

We will recognize those men, and organizations whose selfless contributions have improved the lives of Calgarians affected by homelessness and poverty. Most importantly, though, we hope to inspire you to keep doing those monumental things you’re doing to make this city the best place in the world to live.

Space will be limited, so please RSVP to reserve your seat today!

 

Westin Downtown Calgary

23/04/2017 @ 11:00 - 14:00

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Annual Report 2016 | Elements

The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars. We are [all] made of star stuff.
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Book a Tour

Learn more about our clients and the services we provide by booking a tour at our main building. Tours can run between 45 minutes to 1.5 hour and can take place from 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday.
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KINDNESS Magazine

Read about the lives touched through the work of volunteers, staff and clients of the Calgary Drop-In Centre.
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