SouthWest Communities Resource Centre

Community Partners at the SWCRC

“The road to success is always under construction.”

 Lily Tomlin

Our partners play a key role in the SouthWest Communities Resource Centre’s quality of services and program.  As a Resource Centre our job is to help families connect to local services that are accessible, available, and appropriate for their needs.  We are proud of the partnerships operating in our Community Resource Centre.  Individuals are welcome to contact our office and learn more about the schedules.     403 238-9222.

Insight Counselling and Therapy Centre: 

Provides affordable and low-cost counselling and therapy sessions for low-income families, promoting positive change in all aspects of family life.   Book a time on Monday or Wednesday’s for this opportunity. 

Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association, My Community My Home  

Older women from different cultures and beliefs may often experience social isolation.  Together with our Resource Centre we provide women opportunities to connect and share stories.  ion.

 

Homebridge and HomeStay –   Homeless Prevention Programs. 

If you are having difficulties that may lead you and your family to homelessness, you may benefit from the community support worker from the Children’s Cottage.  Book a time on Mondays to come speak to our Community Resource Worker and details for eligibility of the program

 

Aspen Community Connections: 

This program helps build on strengths and connects people to resources such as food programs, clothing exchanges, programs for children, money management, and more.  Schedule a time to meet the Community Outreach Worker.   FREE tax clinics in March for low-income families.

 

Southwood Public Library – Digital Literacy and Computer Training

Columbia College – Pre-Employment resume writing and job search workshops – offered 2X per year

Calgary Interfaith Food Bank – Food Link Program

Bridge Foundation – working with schools and parents in South Calgary

Brown Bagging For Kids – offering free lunches to children/youth throughout the summer

City of Calgary – Youth Employment Workshops and Fair Entry 

Kids up Front – Event tickets for families facing barriers

Faith based and Community Associations in south Calgary