Monthly Archives: January 2016

Awards for Accessible Housing

Accessible Housing was awarded twice in the final weeks of 2015. Mayor Naheed Nenshi presented the Committee on Accessibility's Advocacy Award at City Hall on December 7 for the work championed by Accessible Housing to help Calgarians live safely in their homes through free accessibility...

Calgary Leaders Take Accessibility Tour

In December Accessible Housing helped coordinate and host an Accessibility Tour for our city’s leaders to help them learn about the challenges faced by people with disabilities. They toured downtown in wheelchairs as part of the city’s initiative to create a more accessible community...

Run, Walk or Roll Because Everyone Belongs

Get ready to get fit, have fun and do good! This year’s Scotiabank Calgary Marathon is Sunday, May 29th. In 2015 our team raised over $40,000, meeting and exceeding not just their fundraising goals, but also their personal goal times and they had tons of fun too. Join now and get started early on your...Read More→

My Why

By Yahaira Henriquez, Case Worker at Accessible Housing I love the feeling I get when I turn my front door key and hear it unlock the door which leads me to my palace – my home. As I enter, all the familiar smells, home furnishings and pictures hanging on the walls welcome me. I usually kick...Read More→