Calgary Inter-Faith Furniture Society

Work for Furniture Program


Description
NOTE: COVID-19 UPDATE # REOPENING ON JUNE 16TH AT 9:00 AM. APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED FOR CLIENT VISITS. CALL 403-276-3187 AND LEAVE A MESSAGE. Provides optional work for furniture program.

Service offers:

  • work program for individuals who prefer to work for rather than pay for their needed furniture
  • furniture reimbursement to a maximum of 100 hours/household at minimum wage for the value of the goods (no money is paid out)
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • low income individuals who are referred by a recognized agency
  • able bodied individuals capable of lifting baskets with small household goods and assist with loading and unloading furniture
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service, contact for details.Referral Process: Yes,

Clients must be referred by a recognized agency. Contact for details.

 



Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-276-3173
Fax
403-277-1144
Web Site
http://interfaithfurniture.ca
Email
interfaith.furniture@shaw.ca
Languages
Clients must be accompanied by a translator if needed.
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual membership fee $5.00

Documents Required

Clients must be referred by a recognized agency. Contact for details.

 

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Main level only accessible.  Two story with no elevator.Ramp at the front entrance. Access to the yard.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
January 2, 2020
Address
635 35 Avenue NE
Calgary, AB, T2E 2L2
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Hours of Operation
Tue
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sat
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM