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How you can help

Updated: October 9, 2013

Find out how you can support Albertans in their flood recovery efforts.


These organizations are offering assistance and seeking volunteers:

City of Calgary

Get the City of Calgary's latest news on flood recovery and volunteer opportunities

Calgary Drop-In Centre

The Calgary Drop-In Centre homeless shelter is asking for free computers for flood victims

Samaritan's Purse International Relief

To volunteer to assist with clean up efforts, call toll-free 1-866-628-6565.

Alberta Parks Flood Recovery Volunteering

See flood recovery volunteering opportunities or register for future updates specific to the provincial park that interests you.


Local volunteer organization connecting people who want to help Calgarians in need of assistance.

Cash donations

What's important to know: make sure the organization is a legitimate charity before giving a cash donation.

Read the tip sheet - Giving to Charity: Information for Donors in Alberta (PDF)

These organizations are asking for cash donations to support flood victims:

Canadian Red Cross

High River Emergency Relief Fund

United Way Calgary and Area

Salvation Army

YWCA of Calgary

Calgary Drop-In Centre

Communities in need

Bow Valley and Region - Community Clean Up Effort Facebook pageCanmore, Banff and Bow Vallery residents can sign up to volunteer for clean up.

Alberta needs volunteers

A Public Service Announcement, a call for more help for those affected by the floods all over Alberta.