Events & Programs


DOLLARS & CENTS

Dollars & Cents is a financial empowerment program that helps participants develop the financial skills needed to build the lives they want to lead. The program has 5 workshops. Participants who complete all 5 workshops may be invited to join the matched savings program called Family Saves  wherein participants can save between $20-$50 a month. At the end, savings will be matched 3:1.

For more information and /or registration, please call 403-804-2908 or 403-374-0448
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FREE TAX CLINICS 

Why do your taxes?
-- Because the government may owe you money
-- Because you may be eligible for benefits you are not receiving now
BowWest can help you file your taxes and access financial supports.

Dates and locations are by appointment only.

For further details or to book an appointment, call 403-804-9826
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NURTURING PARENTING

Would you like to learn tips on how to become a better parent?

Attend one or all of the free workshops
Childcare and lunch are provided

Workshops can be attended on a drop in basis:
       Being a Nurturing Parent                                        Ages, Stages, & Brain Development 
       Communicating with Respect                               Building Self Worth 
       Understanding Feelings                                           Family Values & Rules 
       Praising Children                                                       Positive Discipline 
       Dealing With Stress                                                  Growth & Learning

For registration or further details on the program, please call 403-216-5348
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PARENT CAFE


Join parents from your community in a chat about health child development!
Lunch and childcare are included


New sessions begin in January 2020
        
Place:  Maranatha Church,   2111 - 52 St. NW Calgary

To register or for inquiries, call Victoria at 403-216-5348

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GOOD FOOD BOX

Buy fresh fruits and vegetables at a low cost! 

Small Box:       $25   ( 20-25 Ibs )
Medium Box:  $30   ( 30-35 Ibs )
Large Box:       $35   ( 40-45 Ibs )

To order, call Barb at 403-863-4976 or Dianne at 403-874-3898
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FRESH MARKET CONNECTIONS

Visit our Ranchlands or Bowness offices for fresh fruit, vegetables, and other nutritious food products. Food is available at no cost and is distributed based on family size. This progranm is available to residents living in certain NorthWest Calgary communities ( For list of NW communities included click hereThe program runs every second Thursday beginning at 1:00 PM at both our Bowness and Ranchlands locations. 

Please bring your own bag!

The upcoming 2020 dates for the Fresh Market program are:
       
       January 23                             April 16
       February 6                              April 30
       February 20                            May 14
       March 5                                    May 28
       March 19                                   June 11
       April 2                                       June 25