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.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

ILRCC Welcomes Fall 2019!

The LEARN program provides an array of activities, outings, and social opportunities for adults and seniors. The program includes activities offered on a weekly basis. Whether you like to bowl, eat out with friends, or experience some of what our great city has to offer, we likely have something that will be of interest to you.

Click here to download our Fall 2019 Program Guide

Click here to download a printable 2019 registration form.

If the online process does not work for you, please feel free to mail, fax, or drop by in person at the ILRCC office. Some events fill up quickly so register early! If you have any questions about the program, please contact the ILRCC office at 403-263-6880. We are here to help you find the programs that work for you!


We’re hiring

The ILRCC provides opportunities for individuals living with disabilities to connect, engage, and experience social events and outings within Calgary. Through the LEARN (Lifelong Education and Awareness of Recreational Needs) program, participants will find opportunities to explore their creative, social, and physical interests in a variety of programs.

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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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:

    Alberta Tourism and Culture
    Government of Canada
    Kate King
    Ken and Terry Hagel
    McMaster Technical Services
    Mary and Fred Guy
    Michel Accounting
    Jennifer Ciccone - Blue Fox Arts
    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