How You Can Help

Our services make up a continuum of care, which clients can enter at any point based on their needs. We operate shelter, detox, outreach, and housing programs.


Other Ways to Help

We are no longer accepting clothing donations, but we do have a variety of items of which we are in need, if you would like to support our work with a donation.

If you would like to purchase something from our Amazon Wish List, you can do so here:

Gifts-in-Kind

Updated due to covid-19 concerns

IMMEDIATE Needs

  • Individually packaged snacks (Granola Bars, Jerky, Chips, Peanuts…etc.)
  • Games/activities for clients (puzzles, board games, deck of cards….etc.)
  • New Socks 
  • New Underwear (all genders and sizes)
  • Disposable cups, bowls, and utensils
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including masks, gloves, isolation gowns, shoe covers, head covers…etc)
  • New Towels
  • Gift cards (Walmart, Tim Hortons, Save on Foods, Safeway….etc.)

  

If you would like to purchase something from our Amazon Wish List, you can do so here:

Please contact 403 478 0387 if you have any questions. If you are dropping off a donation at the Shelter, you can let us know and we will meet you outside to collect your items. If you are shipping new goods, you can use our Shelter address: 203 15 Ave SE Calgary, AB T2G 1G4.

Thank you!

Volunteer

Updated due to Covid-19 concerns

All daily, weekly, and monthly volunteer activities have been suspended due to the novel coronavirus that has caused cancellations in many city and provincial services. Alpha House continues to operate vital services for vulnerable individuals. Please see https://alphahousecalgary.com/alpha-houses-covid-19-response/ for an updated version of Alpha House’s response. Thank you for your ongoing support. 

Stay Updated

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You can also mail contributions to our address, Attn: Financial Coordinator, 203 – 15 Ave S.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2G 1G4. Cheques can be made payable to Calgary Alpha House Society. Tax deduction receipts will be sent to you in response by mail.