OUR PROGRAMS

In School Settlement

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.

Afterschool Program

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.

Mentorship Program

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.

RBC Youth Empowerment

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


 

Media Attends Mentorship Summer Program Wrap Up

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...

CBC Visits CBFY Summer Program

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...

CBFY Hosts 3rd Annual BRIDGEFEST

The Afterschool Program hosted its third annual BridgeFest at Beddington Heights Community Arts Centre in August of 2016. Immigrant families from all over the world came together to enjoy outdoor and indoor carnival games, face painting, henna, bouncy castles, dance...

Summer Program First Session Wraps Up

With tomorrow being the last day of our first summer program session, junior high students took to Calaway Park today to partake in rides, friends, and sunshine! This marks a celebration of 3 weeks together learning from one another, and building relationships....

Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth

Contact Info

Mailing Address:  #201, 1112-40 Ave N.E. | Calgary, AB, T2E 5T8 Phone: 403-230-7745 email: contactus@cbfy.ca