News & Events

A New Home at Newbridge

Friday, January 19, 2018 was an incredible day for Ron, an Accessible Housing client, and his caseworker, Dayna. Ron moved into his new home at Newbridge (Accessible Housing’s permanent supportive home), and can’t wait to connect with and support his new community of friends and neighbours.

Impact Report 2017

2017 was an amazing year! Community members, donors, partners and funders came together to make a huge impact on the lives of Calgarians. Thank you for being part of it!

Seeking iPads and iPhones for Inclusio

Do you have an iPad or iPhone you no longer use? Are you upgrading your device and have an old one you’re not using? We are looking for donated iPads (3 or higher) and iPhones (5 or higher) for future residents at Inclusio. These smart devices will help residents to control their environment and live...Read More→

A Merry Message from Michelle

As the holiday season approaches, I want to wish every one of our dedicated donors, committed partners, inspiring clients, fantastic funders, and hard-working staff many season’s greetings, and a very Happy New Year.

9 Incredible YYC Advocates for People with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) on December 3 is a special day to recognize the contributions made by individuals to build an inclusive and equal country. In celebration of IDPD this year, here is a list of remarkable Calgarians making an impact in our city to make it more inclusive for individuals with...

Dinner for Doors 2017

Thank you to everyone who came out and celebrated this year’s Dinner for Doors, the evening was a huge success! The event sold out with 215 tickets purchased and raised $83,342 to open more doors to affordable and accessible homes.

2017 Awards

We are pleased to announce the recipients of two awards that will be presented at Dinner for Doors this year: The Kent Hehr Leadership Award presented to Darby Lee Young; and The Heart of Community Award presented to Allan James (Jim) Monk. These two amazing Calgarians are doing important work in our city to create...Read More→

5 Things About Inclusio

The brand-new Inclusio building, opening in early 2018, will feature a whole slate of enhancements. Here’s a sneak peak of some of the coolest, creative features of this new accessible, affordable home. Less snow, more freedom Snow and ice can leave wheelchair-using residents stuck in their homes much longer than others. To help alleviate this,...Read More→

Dinner for Doors 2017

Tickets Now On Sale! $119 for a Single Ticket and $945 for a Table of 8. Help us open more doors to accessible and affordable homes for Calgarians with limited mobility.

Accessible Housing’s AGM 2017

Thank you to everyone that joined us at our AGM on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at Fort Calgary. It was an engaging inspiring afternoon as we reflected on the last year and looked towards the year ahead at Accessible Housing. Ernest Barbaric, a digital marketer, educator, and speaker, spoke about meaningful work in which he shared stories from individuals...Read More→