Family & Community


Healthy Babies Network

BowWest helps with referrals to Healthy Babies Network. The network provides pregnant women access to prenatal health care, social supports and nutrition. Support for new mothers and their babies includes:

Telus Spark Passes

A pass for 6 people free for one week’s use (limited to people already using BowWest's services.)


Kiwanis Bikes for the Family

BowWest helps people access free refurbished bikes and new helmets for the whole family. Bikes are provided by the Kiwanis Club of Calgary.

Baby Formula & Diapers

People who need access to free baby formula can contact BowWest for help connecting to the appropriate program. BowWest can provide emergency diapers to mother's in need.

Reduction of Financial Barriers for Recreation

BowWest helps families access free- and reduced-rate recreational programs. Programs include:

Calgary Reads

BowWest supports children’s literacy through its connection to Calgary Reads. Calgary Reads provides free books to children based on their reading levels and areas of interest. Books are distributed to people who visit BowWest offices or attend Parenting workshops or family events in which BowWest is involved.


Contact us at 403-374-0448 for the latest changes to the above programs.