Emergency Shelter

Inn from the Cold


Description
Service provides temporary shelter to families when they are unable to stay in their existing homes or have nowhere safe to stay.

Service offers:

  • assessment, triage, referral, and advocacy services
  • basic needs, food, clothing, and personal grooming products
  • housing search support
  • Volunteer opportunities at the shelter

Integrated support services, includes supports and activities such as:

  • child and youth development
  • health and wellness
  • Indigenous engagement, which encompasses access to Elders, ceremonial events, smudging, traditional medicines, educational teachings, program activities, and community gatherings

Key Provider: case managers, family support workers, integrated support services teams
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to: 
  • any family with a pregnant mother or at least one child under 18 years of age
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • intake assessment is required 
  • call 24-Hour helpline 
  • visit website for more information 
An expediated response is achieved through the 24-hour helpline.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-263-8384 (24 /7 Helpline)
Fax
403-263-9067
Web Site
https://innfromthecold.org/get-help/
Email
gethelp@innfromthecold.org
Languages
Amharic; English; French; Spanish - Contact organization, other languages may be available. 
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
May 13, 2024
Address
706 7 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2P 0Z1
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Hours of Operation
24/7