Assistance for Seniors

Highlights below, click here to see a complete list

Update from the Kerby Centre Support Services

Kerby Centre recently updated the Support Services information on their website.   However due to COVID-19 the Centre itself is closed for public access and staff are working from home.  Despite COVID-19 their outreach programs continue.

Calgary Seniors    https://www.calgaryseniors.org/ 403-266-6200

SENIORS SOCIAL SUPPORTS – 65 years and over, targeted at those with limited social supports. With limited resources services maybe triaged based. https://www.calgaryseniors.org/seniors-social-supports

As the COVID-19 situation continues to unfold, Calgary Seniors has modified and adapted its current Seniors Social Support Programs to offer a fast, effective volunteer delivered set of services that will help address some of the most pressing concerns.

Supported by Brentwood Cares!

Community Support Resources – 211 Alberta

What is 211 Alberta?

Covid-19 has brought unprecedented strain, financial hardship and challenges to families in Brentwood and around the world, 211 is a great resource to find help.

211 is free, confidential, multilingual and available 24/7

To reach 211, dial 2-1-1, text INFO to 211 or visit ab.211.ca and click “live chat.”

 

Services include (short summary):

  • I need food, shelter and/or transportation
  • I need financial support to help pay my utility bill, rent and/or damage deposit
  • I need to find mental support
  • I need information on Government programs and phone numbers
  • I don’t know where to go for legal support
  • I am concerned about a friend or family member
  • I am looking for services for a client
  • I want to donate unused items for families in need
  • I’d like to volunteer to help others

To have access to thousands of other services, see more at ab.211.ca

 

Supported by Brentwood Cares!

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