24 Hour Shelter

Calgary Alpha House Society


Description
NOTE: COVID-19 UPDATE # FACILITY HAS CAPACITY LIMITATIONS AND FOLLOWING COVID-19 MASKING AND PREVENTION PROTOCOLS AS REQUIRED BY ALBERTA HEALTH SERVICES. Provides daytime and overnight shelter for those who are under the influence of or in withdrawal from alcohol or other drugs.

Service offers:

  • a safe, supervised environment for those who require a supportive setting while under the influence of or in withdrawal from alcohol and/or other drugs
  • sleeping facilities
  • clothing
  • limited food program
  • shower and clothes washing facilities (staff directed)
  • clean needle kits and Naloxone¬†kits
  • support to vulnerable groups in times of extreme heat or cold and other severe weather conditions
Key Provider: addiction support workers, licensed practical nurses
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to individuals:
  • age 18 and older
  • under the influence of alcohol or some type of drug
  • with a history of substance use
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • self refer
  • seek referral from professionals
  • contact for queries
  • visit website for details 
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-234-7388
Fax
403-234-7391
Web Site
http://www.alphahousecalgary.com
Email
info@alphahousecalgary.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Wheelchair accessible showers, elevators.
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 7, 2022
Address
203 15 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB, T2G 1G4
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