About the Centre

The Independent Living Resource Centre of Calgary is one of the few agencies in the city serving people with disabilities - and is dedicated to promoting and enabling to achieve their own level of independence. It's our mission to provide the best possible referrals, training, programs and activities, impacting the lives of thousands throughout the community. Donations allow us to continue to offer valuable programs, and any donation made is matched by the Alberta Treasury Branch.

COVID-19 Pandemic Impact, LEARN program & other  Services

COVID-19 Pandemic has affected all our Members, Participants, Volunteers, Supporters and Friends

The ILRCC is writing to provide you with some updates on our continuous services and to reinforce our commitment to provide needed services to you.

CENTRE CLOSURE - until further notice
CENTRE ACTIVITIES SUSPENDED - until further notice

CONTACT: If you have questions or concerns reach out to us by email – ed@ilrcc.ab.ca and we can still support you.

LEARN Program – Spring courses, we are working hard at providing some courses through skype or Zoom to keep everyone connected. Please send us an email and we will keep you updated. ed@ilrcc.ab.ca

ILRCC Welcomes 3 New Programs!

All our programs will be virtual through Zoom. The new programs include:

  • Gardening
  • Cooking
  • Writing
Gardening
Cooking
Writing

Our Programs

PEP & Life Skills

This service provides information on and referral to disability related resources.

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Learn Program

Educational opportunities and skill development in community settings.

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Volunteers

Let us help you find meaningful and productive volunteer opportunities.

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Peer Support

Receive support and explore social / educational opportunities.

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Our Centre and Program Highlights

Our latest video showcases just some of what we do at the ILRCC - get a peek into our facilities, programs, and the impact we have on our clients.

Our Sponsors and Donors

We greatly appreciate each and every one of our donors and supporters. Your kindness and generosity means the world to us, and enables us to continue our programs, and grow our organization. Because of you, we can serve the Calgary area and those who need it most. On behalf of everyone at the Independent Living Resource Centre of Calgary, Thank you ever so much. With special thanks to:

    AGLC
    Alberta Tourism and Culture
    Government of Canada
    Kate King
    Ken and Terry Hagel
    KPMG
    McMaster Technical Services
    Mary and Fred Guy
    Michel Accounting
    Jennifer Ciccone - Blue Fox Arts
    Microsoft
    RC Diocese of Calgary
    Qualico Communities
    Shane Homes
    S.B Kreuger
    Symmetry Solutions
    Sceptre Communications
    Rotary Club of Calgary South
    Satwinder Gill
    Fatou Fofana
    Diane Stevenson