Airport Reception Program

This program is designed to meet the needs of Government Assisted Refugees destined to Calgary and the Prairie Region by providing direct assistance upon first arrival at the Calgary Airport.


Refuges are provided with:

  • Assistance with immigration procedure and customs.
  • Assistance with lost luggage and claims.
  • Assistance to transit flights and overnight accommodation.
  • Winter clothing from mid October to mid April.
  • Ground transportation to temporary accommodation.
  • Assistance with immediate special needs.
Location: Main floor at the Calgary International Airport