Programs and Services at SORCe

SORCe - A Collaboration


Description
Provides a walk-in based resource centre where people experiencing or are at risk of homelessness can access programs and services to address their current situation.

Service offers:

  • information and referrals to addictions, mental health, housing supports
  • basic needs
  • intake and assessments for supportive housing programs
  • interviews using the Needs and Services Questionnaire (NSQ)
  • setup of a Community Voice Mail
  • prevention and diversion services
  • justice system navigation, probation support, and victim services
  • access to phones, computers, printers and fax for individuals working towards housing, employment and other wellness goals
  • ID replacement Program
  • Rapid Care Counselling
  • Financial empowerment
  • Peer support (through the Alex street team)
  • Urgent Mental health outreach, and addictions counselling
  • Systems Navigation

Affiliation: Alberta Health Services, Alberta Justice, Distress Centre, Inn from the Cold, The Alex, CUPS, Trellis
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to individuals:
  • at risk or experiencing homelessness
  • with mental health and addiction disorders
  • with disproportionate interactions with the justice/health system
  • living in poverty
Application Process
Service Access: Walk-in / Drop In Service, To access service:
  • participants are required to complete an intake process
  Process includes completing a client profile questionnaire. Participants must acknowledge that intake information shared with SORCe will be shared with all agencies that are participating in the collaborative.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Web Site
https://sorcecalgary.ca/
Email
admin@sorcecalgary.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
April 4, 2024
Address
316 7 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB, T2G 0J2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Closed from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM for lunch. Closed at 12:00 PM on the first Thursday of each month.