Women Building Futures – Trades training for women

Women Building Futures offers various trades training programs for women, including supports (*housing, financial, etc.) and referrals, including admission opportunities specifically focused for Aboriginal students. Check out their information for prospective (potential) students HERE.    

211 Resource Lists

211 Offers PDF (printable) information lists, including:   Resource List for Aboriginal People Resource List for Addictions Resource List for Anger Management Resource List for Basic Needs Resource List for Children Resource List for People with Disabilities Resource List for Family Violence and Abuse Resource List for Leisure/Personal Enrichment Resource List for Men Resource List … Continue reading

Empower U – Matched Savings Program for Women!

EMPOWER U EMPOWER U combines financial literacy programs with a 1:2 matched savings component. You learn about money and save money. Every dollar saved by group participants generates two dollars in matched contributions. Savings are used for designated asset purchases related to improving the quality of life, education or job training to facilitate long term … Continue reading

Women’s Activities at Crossroads (Salvation Army) Church

Women’s Outreach The Drop In Center is open during the daytime for anyone who’d like to be part of the community. They serve a hot lunch and have some great programs and a great space for creating helpful relationships. It’s also a great opportunity to contribute – they are always looking for VOLUNTEERS. Interested in … Continue reading

“Teen” Challenge [for Adults too!] Addictions Rehab Program

Teen Challenge is a 12-month, faith-based, residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation program that is part of a network of over 15 Teen Challenge Centres across Canada and more than 1,000 worldwide. The program has a strong faith-based approach and offers spiritual, academic and vocational training that helps equip individuals to return to society as responsible … Continue reading

Our House Addiction Recovery Centre

An adult residential addictions treatment program for men eighteen years and over; Also offers recovery-directed programs for men and women http://ourhouseedmonton.com/

Poundmaker’s Lodge Treatment Centre

An adult residential addictions treatment centre for men and women of all ethnic backgrounds combining traditional Aboriginal spirituality with 12 Step programs. http://poundmakerlodge.com/

Women’s Savings Group

Women’s Savings Group Does Money cause you stress??. The Candora Society is offering a Women’s Savings Group for low income women who are both working ANDreceiving Income Support. Weekly Group Sessions beginning in September. We look at ways to save money on a low income. Contact Michelle at 780-474-5011. #248 Abbottsfield Mall. • 14 sessions … Continue reading