Events & Programs

COVID Self Assessment

AHS has launched an online survey you can complete that helps to tell you what to do regarding the virus as it pertains to your specific situation. Health Link is overwhelmed by calls right now, so they recommend doing this survey, and it will advise you whether to phone Health Link.


BowWest Basic Supports

At BowWest, a Community Advocate can help you access government supports and benefits available due to COVID-19. These include:

For information, call 403 204 8280


Community Resource Centre HUB

Support is just a phone call away!

For your safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, Community Advocates are managing HUB enquires and support requests by phone.

Community Resource Centre HUBs are located across Calgary and can assist with: To be connected with an Advocate please call: 403-204-8280.


Emergency Food Support

BowWest’s Fresh Market Connections at the Bowness & Ranchlands offices are temporarily discontinued.

Call 403 204 8280 for information or to access the following supports:

Tax Clinics

BowWest is offering free tax clinics during the pandemic.

Conditions apply. These include: All paperwork MUST be submitted 1 week prior to the appointment (T-slips, education paperwork, etc.)

Call Rose at 403 204 8280 or email for information.


Dollars & Cents

Find out how to earn while you learn!

The Dollars & Cents workshops are conducted online via Zoom.

These workshops aim to boost your confidence in finances by learning budgeting, banking, credit assets and consumerism.

Participants who complete all 5 workshops MAY be invited to join a matched savings program called Family Saves.
For information, contact Julia at 587 707 8936 or at

Insight Counselling

Are you struggling with mental health issues, especially during this time of COVID-19?

Insight provides counselling to guide positive change in all aspects of an individual’s personal and working life. Subsidies are available.

For information, call 403 204 8280.

Financial Coaching

BowWest offers 1:1 financial coaching via phone and online.
A financial coach helps participants: For information, contact an Advocate at 403 204 8280 or at

Clothing Room

Pandemic regulations restrict public access to the Clothing Room located at the Ranchlands office.

Good Food Box

Buy fresh fruits and vegetables at a low cost!
To find the contact nearest you, go to