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Supporting us through philanthropy

We rely on the generosity of the community to continue our work in a safe and accepting environment where living, learning, working, and socializing becomes possible for people with mental illness. Every year we make a difference to more than 1000 people experiencing mental health problems.

Your donation will…

Support our mission to provide client-centered programs promoting the abilities of adults with mental illness. We currently provide ten programs; Resource/Activity Centre, Art Program, Recycling Program, Life Skills, Initiatives, Mental Health Support Groups, Creative Arts, Activities of Daily Living and Occupational and Leisure Skills.

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along with payment form to:
Elements Calgary Mental Health Centre
1019 7 AVE SW
Calgary, AB T2P 1A8

GIVING OPTIONS

  • in kind

  • securities

  • in memory or tribute

  • leave a legacy

To inquire about giving options

Contact Us:

Anneisa Lauchlan, Executive Director
at 403.266.8711 ext. 222 or e-mail: [email protected] Charitable No. 10683 0078 RR0001 Tax receipts issued in accordance with Canada Revenue Agency Guidelines.

RECYCLE – KEEP THE CYCLE ROLLING        

DONATE YOUR NEW & GENTLY USED HOUSEHOLD ITEMS OR FURNITURE TO OUR RECYCLING PROGRAM
Recycling Program – A dedicated core of 35-40 volunteers work along side our staff to sort, clean and repair or refinish donated items which are then offered at a low cost to our clients. Dedicated staff provide a safe place for people living with mental illness to come together to socialize, to learn, to work and to have fun.Twice per year we invite the public to our sales which offers a rewarding experience for the volunteers and helps generate funds to enhance programs at Elements Calgary Mental Health Centre. Call Sue Cairns for more information 403.266.8711.

MENS & LADIES CLOTHING TO OUR FREE CLOTHING BANK
“Looking Good, Feeling Good” Program – In response to a need in our community, we created a free clothing bank for our clients on a limited budget. This program gives our clients clothing, which enhances their self esteem and outlook on life and helps manage their limited finances.

  • 343 hours to manage the clothing bank
  • 1,676 people served
  • 4,827 free articles of clothing given away

Donations are accepted Monday through Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm at 1019 7 AVE SW Calgary AB. Please call 403.266.8711 to make arrangements to drop off donations after hours Mon-Fri 4:30pm – 6:00pm or weekends. Access our Calgary drop off door at the rear of our building by entering the alley between 7 and 8 AVE and 9 and 10 ST SW. The door is on the North side of the alley, ring the doorbell and we will help you bring your donations into the building.

 

Your DONATION + a little EFFORT = a BRIGHTER life for someone else

 

PLEASE NOTE:
We do not have the capacity to pick up donations.

We do not accept:

  • Beds ( Mattresses And Boxsprings)
  • Large Appliances (Fridge,Stoves Etc)
  • Large Tvs –None Over 20 Inch
  • Large Wall Units
  • 3 Seater Couches Or Larger
  • Large Steel Desks
  • Microwaves
  • Baby Items—Strollers, Cribs, Car Seats,
  • Bbqs, Propane Tanks
  • Hazardous Goods—Paint, Aerosol Cans Etc
  • Outdoor Tools—Lawn Mowers, Grass  Trimmers Etc
  • Auto Parts—Tires, Jacks Etc
  • Electrical And Plumbing Fixtures—Sinks, Ceiling Fans Etc
  • Encyclopedias
  • Old Computer Monitors,
  • Electric Typewriters
  • Sports Equipment—Hockey Pads, Skis,  Ski Boots, Golf Bags And Clubs

Please ensure small appliances and/or electronics are in working order as we do not have the ability to repair items.

Thank you for supporting green initiatives in Calgary.

 

AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO OUR SUPPORTERS

Elements Calgary Mental Health Centre places a high value on our relationship with you, our donors. We thank you for your commitment to us.We believe that transparency and accountability are essential to our success. With this in mind, we have joined Imagine Canada’s Ethical Code Program. www.imaginecanada.ca
If you have any questions about our adherence to the Ethical Code, please feel free to contact Anneisa Lauchlan, Executive Director or request a copy of our latest Annual Report or financial statements. Fundraising, Staff and Volunteer Ethical Code of Conduct Ethical Fundraising & Financial Accountability