News & Stories

Kickstart Your Spring Cleaning with Community Cleanups!
April 21, 2023

The days are getting longer, and Spring is peeking around the corner. This time of year, many Calgarians who are fortunate enough to have a home to call their own […]

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National Volunteer Week 2023
April 19, 2023

Happy National Volunteer Week! The DI is proud to say that we are better when we work together as a community; we accomplish so much good when we’re united by […]

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International Women’s Day 2023
March 8, 2023

Estimated read time: 2 minutes Dear Community Members, For decades, International Women’s Day, held on March 8th, has been a day to advocate for the advancement of women’s rights and […]

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7 Impactful Ways to Give Back
February 13, 2023

Read time: 2 – 3 minutes Deciding which charities to support can be daunting, with many worthy causes to choose from. If you’re like us and believe that everyone deserves […]

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Calgary Drop-In Centre’s Free Goods Program welcomes all people in need, including those new to Canada
September 25, 2022

Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes The Calgary Drop-In Centre (the DI) is happy to play a part in welcoming newcomers to Canada settle into communities in Calgary. Moving to a […]

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Outcomes of the DI’s Housing and Resource Day
February 17, 2022

Last week, the Calgary Drop-In Centre (the DI) played a role in Operation East Side, an operation led by Calgary Police Services and Bylaw Services. While this was taking place, […]

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Celebrating World Kindness Day
November 12, 2021

November 13 is a special date at the DI. Not only is it the anniversary of the opening of our most recent affordable housing building, Greenview Rise, but it’s World […]

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World Homeless Day 2021
October 8, 2021

The Calgary Drop-In Centre (the DI) is proud to stand alongside our peers in the homeless-serving sector in recognizing World Homeless Day, a day that has been commemorated on October […]

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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to be Observed at the DI
September 29, 2021

On September 30, Canada will be recognizing the first-ever National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which the Calgary Drop-In Centre will also be observing. However, as we are a 24-7 […]

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