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About Us

Our journey began with the recognition of a growing population of older adults in Southwest Calgary, seeking opportunities to stay connected and engaged.

In response to the need for social connection, which became even more evident during the challenges posed   by the pandemic, SW 55+ Connect has been continuously evolving to meet the ever-changing needs of older adults within the Southwest Calgary communities we proudly serve.

Our Focus Areas

Social Activities

Health and Wellness

Lifelong Learning

Our Mission

To enhance the quality of life for older adults in SW Calgary communities by creating social connections.

Our Vision

A community where all older adults feel connected and supported.

Our Core Values


Creating connections to establish social networks and friendships for improved well being.


Through local support, events, and knowledge sharing, a sense of community builds intergenerational engagement.


Creating opportunities to learn from each other, the community, and those around us, encourage continuous growth and improvement.


Respect for diversity, culture, and ability, leads to offering programs and services that encompass kindness and inclusivity for all.

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