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.
Latest Blog Posts
As a lovely Valentine's day gesture, 10 students from CBFY's Mentorship and Afterschool program received refurbished laptops that was donated to us from The Electronic Recycling Association (ERA) on Friday, February 10th. We were so happy to see the looks on the...
Today, The Electronic Recycling Association (ERA) donated 100 refurbished laptops to CBFY. These laptops will be given out to CBFY youth and their families. This wouldn't have been possible without Hitachi Solutions Canada, Ltd. (Hitachi), who provided ERA the...
The Calgary Bridge Foundation's inclusive and collaborative approach to supporting newcomers has led to the launch of yet another innovative pilot program to help newcomers learn basic conversational English. The Functional English Conversation Classes (FECC) was...
The Calgary Local Immigrant Partnership in collaboration with community partners hosted a newcomer event “Building a life in Calgary” which was held on February 4th at the BMO Centre. The event focused on resources available for newcomers as they settle down and build...
Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth
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