Are you in an emergency?
Here are some phone numbers you can call if you need assistance now:
Ambulance, Fire, Police – 911
Distress Centre Calgary – 403-266-4357
Suicide Prevention & Support – 1-833-456-4566
HELP Team – 403-998-7388
Don’t know who to call? Dial 211, the Community & Social Services Help Line. They can help!
Where is the Calgary Drop-In Centre?
Calgary Drop-In Centre (the DI)
Address: 1 Dermot Baldwin Way SE
Call us: 403-266-3600
Please note: Our meal service is currently limited to those registered at the shelter. If you are in need of a meal, please call the Calgary Food Bank at 403-253-2055 to book a food hamper.
Downtown Calgary Victim Services
The Downtown Calgary Victim Services program supports vulnerable people who have been victims of crime. This team acts as a liaison for their client and the justice system.
If you are a victim of a crime and need help, give us a call:
587-888-4546 or 403-988-7538
These are some other great resources in the city.
Best suited for alcohol and drug users in a judgment-free zone.
Address: 203 15th Avenue SE (map)
Be The Change
Best suited for those currently experiencing homelessness in need of essential resources.
Best suited for anyone seeking shelter between 12 – 17 years old.
Address: 938 15 Avenue SW (map)
Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter
Best suited for women seeking support because of family violence and abuse. It’s an undisclosed location for safety.
24-Hour Family Violence Helpline: 403-234-7233