Edmonton’s Food Bank
Coordinates the Beyond Food services including the search for new partnership opportunities and provides the physical space for the program. The Food Bank also gathers data about Beyond Food’s impact in the community and works with clients to identify barriers to employment and independence.
Looking for housing, employment, mental health, FASD services, or other personal or practical supports? Bissell accepts referrals. Please see Beyond Food calendar for dates and details.
The Learning Centre Literacy Association
Need to improve your reading, writing, and math or Learn English? By appointment only, (9:00am - 12:00pm, 12:00pm- 1:00pm closed for sanitizing, 1:00pm - 4:00pm) for one-on-one support including English as a second language training and academic upgrading.
The Salvation Army
Interested in free help to file your tax return? FREE monthly tax services for people with a low income. Call 780.425.2133 ext. 230 to book your appointment. Please see Beyond Food calendar for dates and details.
Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers
EMCN supports all newcomers and immigrants and offers job training, job fairs, job connections, transitional training related to your profession in another country, and work experience opportunities. Please see Beyond Food calendar for dates and details.
Edmonton Public Library
Many free services, resources, and materials to help with resumes, computer literacy, continuing education, skills upgrading, and English language learning. (All EPL locations are temporarily closed until further notice, but online resources are still available.)
Catholic Social Services
Need personal support or practical resources? Having trouble navigating the system and paperwork? A Resource and Support Worker can help and is available Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Accès Emploi (Acces Emploi)
Need employment support? Accès Emploi is the only provider mandated to serve French speaking job seekers. Offers many free of charge employment services and programs.
Canadian Mental Health Association
Need personal support or practical resources? Having trouble finding your way through the systems and paperwork? A support worker can help. (Currently paused due to COVID-19)
Habitat for Humanity Edmonton
Need work experience or a reference? Get the work experience you need with a ten-weeks in a construction or retail setting. (Currently paused due to COVID-19)
KARA Family Resource Centre
Need support with parenting or access to a parenting class? Looking for opportunities to play with your child and socialize with other parents? A Family Support Worker can help connect you.