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Well-being

It's about staying healthy, mentally and physically.

Diversecities' Well-being is about staying mentally and physically healthy,

looking after yourself and your loved ones, and building resilience.

Our Programs & Services

 

  • Community Helpers Program
    Ongoing
    Zoom
    Diversecites is proud to be one of the three organizations providing Community Helpers Program (CHP), a curriculum developed by Alberta Health Services (AHS) targeted for youth and adults aged 12 and over.
  • Stepping Stones: English Literacy Program
    Ongoing
    Online
    Language barrier has always been a challenge for those who have just immigrated to Canada.
  • Immigrant Circle
    Ongoing
    Zoom
    Ongoing
    Zoom
    The purpose of the immigrant support group is to help immigrants families to get familiarized with Canadian life and to integrate into Canadian mainstream society.
  • Aging Well
    Ongoing
    Online
    Ongoing
    Online
    Aging Well, part of the Community Action for Seniors project is aimed at mobilizing community resources.
  • Connect 360
    Ongoing
    Online
    Ongoing
    Online
    In the midst of the pandemic, Diversecities understood the dual needs among youth of encouraging the continuation of their volunteering effort, and maintaining social connectivity.
  • World Culture Society & Supercool Afterschool
    Ongoing
    Location is TBD
    As one of 20 agencies collaborating with The City of Calgary’s Calgary Afterschool network, Diversecities is proud to offer two prevention and intervention initiatives during the school year.
  • Mandarin Group
    Ongoing
    Zoom
    Ongoing
    Zoom
    The Mandarin Group is a welcoming place for Mandarin-speaking community members to gather and socialize with one another.
  • Buddy Group
    Ongoing
    Zoom
    Ongoing
    Zoom
    Buddy Group is a social engagement group geared towards adults in the pre-retirement stage of life. It is available in both Cantonese and Mandarin.
  • Speaking of Bones Webinar
    Wed., Feb. 24
    Zoom
    Feb. 24, 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. MST
    Zoom
    Speaking of Bones webinar is presented to you by Osteoporosis Canada, and translated into Cantonese or Mandarin by Diversecities' volunteer interpreters.
  • EmbRace
    Tue., Feb. 23
    Zoom
    Feb. 23, 2:00 p.m. – Apr. 19, 12:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    EmbRace - Creating a Community Against Racism
  • Tech Q&A
    Wed., Feb. 17
    Zoom
    Feb. 17, 10:00 a.m. MST – Mar. 31, 5:00 p.m. MDT
    Zoom
    Diversecities is here to help with any of your basic technology-related questions, such as Zoom installation, setting up an email account, and downloading social media Applications on your smartphone.
  • Fit-2-Age
    Tue., Feb. 16
    Zoom
    Feb. 16, 3:00 p.m. MST – Apr. 27, 4:30 p.m. MDT
    Zoom
    Recognizing the importance of physical activity and movement in order to upkeep functional independence among ageing Calgarians, the Fit-2-Age program with Tracy Rand focuses on strength, flexibility, balance, mobility, and confidence.
  • Digital Literacy Exchange Program
    Feb. 11, 11:00 a.m. MST – Mar. 13, 11:00 a.m. MST
    Zoom
    Going by the widely popular name, “iPad class,” the digital literacy classes offered by Diversecities is funded by the Government of Canada under the Digital Literacy Exchange Program (DLEP).