Beyond Food Partners & Friends

Each one of our valued partners bring their expertise to the table. We are pleased to work collaboratively to support our neighbours in need.

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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.

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Bissell Centre

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.

Bissell Centre Website
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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 Learning Centre Literacy Association Website
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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.

The Salvation Army Website
Clients

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 Mennonite Centre for Newcomers Website
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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.)

EPL Website
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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.

Catholic Social Services Website
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City of Edmonton

Need personal support or practical resources? Having trouble navigating the system and paperwork? A resource and support worker can help. (Currently paused due to COVID-19)

City of Edmonton Website
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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.

Accès Emploi Website
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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)

Canadian Mental Health Association Website
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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)

Habitat for Humanity Edmonton Website