Between Friends I.C.A.N!
Inclusive Community Activities with No Barriers
Some of our I.C.A.N! and community partners will be offering summer programming in 2020. Please reach out to your Community Engagement Coordinator if you are registered for a community based program. We can share Accessibility Guides, and offer to brainstorm with their staff on ways to ensure an inclusive and accessible environment for all.
Between Friends I.C.A.N! services and camps are suitable for Between Friends members who would like to explore community recreation. Members participate independently in community programs. A Between Friends, Recreation Inclusion ...
Individual Donations, Monthly, and Planned Giving Inquires:
email | 403 296 0257
Corporate Donations & Sponsorship Inquires:
email | 403 508 0116
Media & Marketing Inquiries:
email | 403 508 0111
Program Registration Line:
email | 403 508 0110
205 8989 Macleod Trail S.
Calgary, Alberta T2H 0M2
403 269 9133
General Office Hours
Monday to Friday : 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays/Sundays/Statutory Holidays: Closed
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Between Friends' programs provide unique opportunities for individuals with disabilities to have social interaction with peers who may or may not have a disability. These shared interactions and experiences often become the foundation of understanding and lasting friendships.
Social and recreational opportunities provide outlets for self-expression and self-development, promote mental and physical health, improve skills and enhance community participation. These experiences improve participants’ quality of life and also give them a chance to develop a true sense of freedom and independence.
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An inclusive community where people with disabilities reach their individual potential and are recognized as valued citizens.
Between Friends provides quality social, recreation, and development opportunities so that people with disabilities can connect, grow, and belong.
The core values are to be implemented and maintained by the CEO. The core values governing Between Friends are captured in the acronym FRIENDS and guide agency activities and decisions impacting all stakeholders:
Fun - We provide opportunities for smiles and laughter with friends
Respect - We respect all people and resources
Inclusion - We ...