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News & Events

Top 40 Under 40

Adam Melnyk | November 9, 2016

We are pleased to have our own Outreach and Housing Location Manager, Adam Melnyk selected this year for Avenue Magazines Top 40 Under 40. Adam has been working with Alpha House for over 10 years and helped start the DOAP Team in 2005. It is great that he can share about his passion for outreach work and harm reduction, which is all part of the great work we do at Alpha House

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DOAP Encampment Team

Adam Melnyk | August 24, 2016

Our Encampment team works within Calgary to connect with those roughlseeping to try to get them into housing. There was a recent article in the Calgary Herald who spend time with the CPS Marine Unit who referred to work of the Encampment Team. If you come across a camp site or know of someone sleeping outside then please contact Encampment 403-805-7388.

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Scotia Bank and University Medical School Donation

Adam Melnyk | April 29, 2016

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Another big thank you! The University of Calgary Medical School donated funds raised from their Med Show and Scotia Bank matched the donation. We are so thankful for your support!

Pictured: Abdel Ali (Scotia Bank North Hill Mall location), Finola Dksouza (medical school student), Kathy Christiansen (Alpha House) and Ismael Capeda (Scotia Bank, North Hill Mall location).