Basic Needs Program

Women's Centre of Calgary


Description
Provides information, support, and referral to women in need.

Service offers:

  • information and referral to social service agencies
  • peer support with trained volunteers
  • drop-in coffee and conversation
  • food bank depot - Monday and Tuesdays from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
  • drop-in tax preparation assistance
  • birthday presents for children, and personal care items
  • Toy Room Program - holiday toy for women and their children
  • volunteer opportunities available

Key Provider: support staff, trained volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • women
  • toy programs also for children ages 0 to 17
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • call or visit website to book an appointment and for details
  • call ahead for tax preparation assistance availability
  • book appointment for holiday Toy Room program

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-264-1155
Fax
403-264-1203
Web Site
http://www.womenscentrecalgary.org
Email
info@womenscentrecalgary.org
Languages
English; French; Spanish - Other languages are provided depending on volunteer and staff availability.
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Front door and washroom accessible.
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
May 22, 2024
Address
39 4 Street NE
Calgary, AB, T2E 3R6
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Hours of Operation
Mon
11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
11:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
09:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Closed on statutory holidays and the second Tuesday of every month.