Community Connections

When a family or individual reaches out for help, the staff are committed to assist with support in finding the right resources. Everyone who visits is provided with basic resources such as; referrals to the food bank and information on affordable housing and other programs in the City of Calgary.

Book an appointment today.  403-720-3322

Not able to make an appointment?

We have walk-in’s on Thursdays 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Centre Closed 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Good Food Box

A Community Kitchen Program

Purchase nutritious fruit and vegetables

Small Box (approx. 20 lbs) - $25
Medium Box (approx. 30 lbs) - $30
Large Box (approx. 40 lbs) - $35

Clothing Room

Available to everyone, the Clothing Room is located in the basement (not wheelchair accessible)
and is run by volunteers. It provides gently used clothing, footwear,
and small houseware items.

Open daily from:
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Centre Closed: 12:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Donations are always appreciated. We prefer them to be dropped off during
regular hours of operation at the Centre:
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

CIWA

Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association

Would you like to improve your English skills?
Join us weekly for English practice for immigrant women

Program starts Monday, September 10, 2018 and continues weekly on Mondays 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Sign up today.
403-720-3322

Bring your children - We have childcare.

Insight Therapy & Counselling

Do you need someone to talk to?
Schedule an appointment to meet with a counsellor today.

Appointment required.
403-720-3322

Knit, Natter & Crochet

Take a break. Meet new people. Enjoy a cup of tea. Learn something new.
Get your unfinished projects completed. Make gifts for family and friends.
Join us starting Wednesday, September 5, 2018 and continues weekly on Wednesdays 1:00 to 3:00pm until the end of June.

We welcome donations of yarn and needles

Smile Dental Bus

When was your last visit to the dentist? Did you know the dentist can visit you at our Centre?

The bus is available to anyone who has insurance benefits - through employment or government programs.

Call for dates or to schedule your appointment.
403-720-3322

Tax Preparation Clinic

Volunteer accountants help to prepare tax returns.
Available to registered clients.
Annually - March/April

Call for more information.
403-720-3322

Yoga For Everyone

With guidance through a gentle series of yoga poses while connecting deeply with the breath, discover; expansion, strength on all levels, and enter into a deep space of relaxation. Explore low-impact exercises to promote relaxation, stress reduction and improvement of your overall health.

Call for dates and times.
403-720-3322

Gentle Yoga For New Moms

Looking to regain strength within the body after pregnancy? Are you desiring a little break? Want to discover freedom from stress? Come together with other new moms in the community for a gentle, mindful yoga practice.

And tea after!

This 6-week program begins Thursday, September 20, 2018 with childcare provided from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Ronald McDonald Care Mobile

Visit the Centre when the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile is here to meet with a registered nurse, pediatric dietician or registered dental hygienist.

Services are free and include; dental screening, fluoride varnish for children up to 5 years of age, nutrition screening and education, active living education and planning, general health education, referrals to local doctors and other community health and wellness resources and access to other Mosaic PCN programs and services.

Parent Child Mother Goose

Hosted by Further Education Society

Introduces parents and children, ages newborn to 5 years,
to come together to enjoy songs, rhymes and stories.

Program starts Tuesday, September 18, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and continues weekly until end of June.

Sign up today.
403-720-3322

Nurturing Parent

This 6 week program for parents with children ages 0 to 18 years offers activities and exercises to promote and foster positive parenting skills.

This program is offered 2 times annually.

Program begins Wednesday, October 3, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

403-720-3322
Childcare and a meal provided.

Drop-in Crestwood Preschool

Location: 2425 69 Avenue SE
In the community space on the main floor

Drop-in. Open to parents and children age 0-5 years.
Children learn through play and Parents stay to enjoy a coffee or tea and conversation.

Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Call for more information.
403-720-3322
Resource information available.

Awo Taan Afterschool

Activities created from indigenous cultures for children to empower and embrace their unique identities and varied cultures.

Open to children ages 8 to 17 years.

Tuesdays from 3:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.

Call for more information.
403-720-3322

Mo’s Place Afterschool

Location: 6901 20A Street SE
(behind MOCA main office)

Engages youth and helps them achieve success academically,
personally and socially through activities and relationship.

Open to youth ages 12 to 17 years.

Monday through Thursday:
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Tutoring and homework help
Monday through Thursday:
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Career & Employment

Meet with our staff to receive assistance with; resumes, cover letters, references, job searches and interview techniques.

Call to schedule your appointment.
403-720-3322 (Ext 104)

We also have training workshops.

WHMIS Training

Do you need WHMIS training?

Call for course dates and registration

403-720-3322 (Ext. 104)

Computer Classes

Provided by: Digital Literacy Program

Learn basic computer programs.

This 6-week course begins on Wednesday, September 12, 2018.
1:15 p.m. to  3:15 p.m.

Call for information and registration.
403-720-3322 (Ext. 104)

Community Computer Lab

Offers access to computers, photocopier, scanning, faxing and emailing.

Open Monday through Friday:
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

*** Also closed Wednesday afternoon during computer classes