The In School Settlement Program operates in schools across the city offering comprehensive, client centered settlement services, and delivering information sessions and workshops on housing, employment, Canadian customs, traditions, and more.
The Afterschool Program works with immigrant youth throughout their school years (grades 1-12) and focuses on keeping youth positively engaged by providing academic support, English development, recreational and healthy life skills.
The Mentorship Program introduces immigrant youth (grades 10 – 12) to Calgary, Canada and pairs them with mentors who are successfully integrated. Our mentors provide a support system by offering school tours, translation, and friendship.
The RBC Youth Empowerment Program uses a holistic approach to help high school immigrant and English learners to overcome challenges in the classroom. We offer free tutoring in math, sciences, literacy, and writing.
On Friday, September 9, Umashanie Reddy, CEO of The Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth, accepted a $40,000 donation from the RBC Foundation to sustain programming of the RBC Youth Empowerment Program delivered at John G. Diefenbaker High School five days a week for...
On September 4th, CBFY staff and their families took part in the signature Calgary Pride Parade, boasting as one of the most colourful celebrations of the year! This family friendly parade sees upwards of 60,000 spectators as over 125 entries from community groups,...
On August, 17th, Media were invited to attend the wrap up of our Mentorship Summer Program. The Mentorship Program focuses on supporting the settlement and integration of newcomer immigrant and refugee youth entering grades 10-12 throughout the school year, and...
On July 21 CBC interviewed program participant Alan Dan-Adokiene from Bridge Summer Program at St. Rose of Lima school to find out what our Bridge Summer Program is all about. The article explains what our youth are learning at summer program, and why this is...
Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth
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