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Dear Friends of BowWest,

BowWest will continue to serve people through these dynamic times. To do our part to contain the spread of COVID-19, we are following best practices as communicated by Alberta Health Services (AHS).
Those best practices include changes to how we deliver our service. During this period of voluntary social isolation, our offices at Ranchlands and Bowness will be closed ALL BowWest information, support and referral services are AVAILABLE by phone. Our Community Advocates will be happy to serve our clientele by phone.

Listed below are our Advocates and their respective phone numbers:
Besrat:       (403) 874-8291                         Germaine         (403) 874-6809

Douw:        (403) 804-2908                        Rose:                 (403) 804-9826
Tax Clinics - Will be available soon. Keep watch on this site or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

Good Food Box - Buy fresh fruits and vegetables at a low cost! Open to all Calgarians

Cancelled Programs - the following programs are cancelled: Nurturing Parenting; Parent Cafe; Dollars & Cents;                                          Fresh Market Connections

           Concerned about you or a member of your family affected by COVID-19?
           Before calling 811, use the self-assessment tool from Alberta Health Services (ahs.ca/covid)
           If you are in an Emergency situation, contact the Distress Centre at 403-266-4357



BowWest works with people who live in northwest Calgary. We connect individuals and families in need with support, referrals and educational programs. Together, we help people and communities embrace positive change.


BowWest helps people access support for basic needs like housing, food, transportation and clothing 


BowWest connects people to other helping agencies, including basic needs, health and counselling services, and educational programs


BowWest offers educational programs for parenting, financial empowerment and academic upgrading