Marlborough Park Centre


Services

Advocacy
(Daily)

Support with community resources:

  • basic needs referrals (clothing, furniture, ID, housing, food/ baby hamper)
  • Income support application assistance (Alberta commission of oath services other general information and guidance)

Contact Natalie:
403-615-9214

Employment Coaching
(Daily)

One-on-one job coaching and mentorship to prepare clients to enter the workforce, includes job search, resume/ cover letter writing, mock interview. Work gear is available for participants who find employment.

Contact Chika:
403-796-2576

Counselling
(Tue - Thu)

Mental health support fro anyone age 13+. Referrals required (ask staff/ practicum student).

Contact Ka Lai (Lee):
587-393-4020
(Wellness Centre Downtown)

Spiritual Care
(2nd and 4th Monady)

Spiritual support regardless faith/ beliefs.

Contact David:
403-462-0704




  • Free Wifi and Laptop Usage
  • Sewing Machine
  • Coffee and other beverage is available Daily

Programs & Events

1. Spanish Class

  • Adults-only Spanish class is run by our volunteer, Aurora every Tuesday from 4:30-6:00pm. Beginner friendly! Come learn through conversation and interactive lessons!

2. ESL

  1. Kids ESL: virtual on ZOOM!
  2. Tuesdays from 6:30-7:30pm
  3. Conversational ESL for kids ages 7-12 and for teens is 13-18

3. Adult ESL: in person

  1. Run by our volunteer, Vanessa every Wednesday from 10:30am-noon
  2. Improve English skills in a conversational, relaxed environment
  3. Designed for beginner to intermediate English speakers

4. BINGO ​

  1. Our Spiritual Care Chaplain, David, runs Bingo every other Thursday at 1:00pm
  2. Play Bingo for prizes (typically gift cards), followed by optional spiritual care
  3. Everyone is welcome, regardless of religious beliefs

5. Monthly Tax Clinic

  1. Our volunteer, Alnasir, can assist clients who are in need of filing more than 1 year of taxes
  2. Limited availability, talk to staff member if available, or email hubs@theseed.ca

6. Homework Club & Little Readers

  1. Students in Kindergarten-Grade 12 can come for assistance with homework, tutoring, or just a quiet place to get their homework done
  2. Mondays from 4:30-5:30 or 5:30-6:30 by registration only (ask Jordan)

7. Spiritual Care

  1. Our Chaplain is available for any spiritual conversation, questions, or if you need prayer requests. All faith welcome.
  2. Client can contact our Chaplain, David, at 403-462-0704 or DavidS@theseed.ca
  3. Invite them to join spiritual care Bingo every other Thursday at 1:00pm
  4. We usually have Bibles available under the tv. Let a staff member know if there are none left

8. Drop-in Employment Support

  1. Our volunteers can help with resumes, cover letter writing, job search, and mock job interviews
  2. Fridays from 9:00-12:00pm with Grant), and Tuesdays at 1-4pm with Ward.
  3. By appointment or walk-in, if available

9. Good Food Box

  1. Purchase fresh produce at affordable pricing – order & pick up at the Neighbour Centre monthly
  2. 20-25lbs for $25, 30-35lbs for $30, 40-45lbs for $35
  3. Talk to staff for registration & payment

10. ROCK the Nation

  1. Youth empowerment program for youth in grades 7-9 (Jr. High)
  2. ​​By registration only, runs Wednesdays from 5:00-7:00pm
  3. Done for the year, will restart in September 2022

11. Clothing Pop-Up Stores

  1. We run seasonal pop-up clothing stores out of both Marlborough Park & Manchester locations
  2. ​​By registration only, pay $5 and fill a large garbage bag with clothing items (no limit)
  3. Registration links can be found on Facebook, newsletter or if they email MPNC@theseed.ca

Contact:
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