Monthly Archives: June 2015

Ramp It Up Calgary!

Brightly coloured wooden ramps are coming to Calgary to help everyone belong in community. We’re launching this small but mighty community ramp project this summer and looking for more single-step business places to sign up for a free ramp that helps all Calgarians access businesses and services and special places in our city. We need...Read More→

Accessible Housing Awarded

On Thursday, June 4 Accessible Housing was awarded the Non-Profit Award 2015 from the Calgary Residential Rental Association. This award was received by our Housing Liaison Amy Hainsworth. It is sponsored by the Calgary Housing Company and awarded each year. We’re humbly grateful for the acknowledgment of our contributions to Calgary’s housing community.

Call him Dr. J

One of our Fourth Dimension residents, Jason Nicholson, convocated from the University of Calgary this month with his PhD. in Mathematics. The title of his thesis? Motivic Classification of Regular Equivalued Orbits in the Exceptional Group G(2). We aren’t sure what that is exactly, but it certainly sounds challenging! Jason’s family held a barbeque and...Read More→

Annual General Meeting 2015

The Accessible Housing Board of Directors, staff, partners, donors, friends and clients, gathered on Friday June 19th for the 41st Annual General Meeting.  It was a celebration of the last year and a glimpse forward to the possibilities ahead. One new Board member was added to the talented Board of Directors this year. Gelaine Pearman...Read More→

Kids and a Cause

Jeff Dyer, Accessible Housing Executive Director and Jason Nicholson, Fourth Dimension resident, say thanks to Bel-Park students on the last day of classes. When elementary school teacher Sonja Hunter’s grade 6’s attended an event called We Day last November she didn’t yet know impactful the day would be. At that event beaded bracelets called rafikis...Read More→