Making Changes Employment Association of Alberta

Dress for Success Calgary


Description
NOTE: COVID-19 UPDATE # MASKS ARE REQUIRED AND APPOINTMENTS ARE LIMITED UNTIL AT LEAST SEPTEMBER 2021. Provides women facing financial barriers with individual consultations on professional attire.

Service offers:

  • free customized wardrobe for finding employment
  • one-on-one consultation from volunteer stylists
  • two 90-minute appointments per client
  • three to four outfits per client
  • support to increase self-confidence and motivation to seek employment
  • development tools to help women thrive in work and in life
Key Provider: volunteer stylists
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to women:
  • facing financial barriers
  • in need of appropriate clothing for interviews, new jobs, their current workplace, school, or volunteer work
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact to self-refer if eligible
  • seek referral from community serving agencies, pre-employment training programs, or educational institutions in Calgary and area
  • visit website for details
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-262-5776
Web Site
https://www.makingchangesassociation.ca/dressforsuccesscalgary
Email
dfscalgary@makingchangesassociation.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 13, 2021
Address
6516 1A Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2H 0G6
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
09:30 AM - 04:00 PM