Margaret Chisholm Resettlement Centre provides temporary accommodation to newcomers as they begin the resettlement process in Calgary and asisting them in overcoming initial obstacles in adjusting to a new country. The center can accommodate up to 80 people.
MCRC-TEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION FOR DESTINED GARS
Margaret Chisholm Resettlement Centre is a temporary accommodation facility where Government Assisted Refugees (GARS) who are destined to Calgary are brought from the airport and stay for up to 19 days until permanent accommodation is secured. The facility's on-site amenities are:
- Comfortable and safe rooms
- Free public telephone
- Public access computers
- Dining hall
- Children's playground
- Laundry facilities
- Refugee Health Clinic
Services provided for destined GAR's are:
- Temporary accommodation
- 3 meals a day 7 days a week
- Resettlement Assistance Program (RAP) services are provided from this facility to GAR's.
MARGARET CHISHOLM RESETTLEMENT CENTRE
23 MCDOUGALL COURT N.E.
CALGARY, ALBERTA T2E 8R3
Telephone: (403) 262-8132
Email: mcrc [AT] ccisab [DOT] ca