Information Services

Seniors information and referrals

Kerby Centre is here to help you get answers and solves problems.

Scroll down this page for more information on each of these services.

  • BENEFITS & PENSIONS

  • HOUSING

  • LEGAL HELP

  • FREE TAX CLINIC

  • BOOTHS & PRESENTATIONS

 

BENEFITS AND PENSIONS: Call (403) 705-3246 to book an appointment 

Information and assistance with government services and benefits applications 

  • CPP, OAS, GIS, ASB, AISH, Special Needs Assistance 
  • Fair Entry 
  • Community Referrals

 

HOUSING – Call (403) 705-3246 to book an appointment 

Kerby Centre offers consultation and referrals on all aspects of senior housing in the Calgary region, including: 

  • Non-profit housing 
  • Subsidized apartments 
  • Condo or life lease lodges 
  • Personal care homes 
  • Private supportive living 
  • Designated supportive living 
  • Care centers 

We also offer: 

  • Assistance in completing housing forms – a Commissioner for Oaths is available to witness housing documents 
  • A bulletin board to post listings for shared accommodation or rental units 

Click Here to see information on the types of housing we can help you with. 

Kerby Coffee & Conversation: Housing for seniors 

  • 2nd Tuesday of each Month, 10:00 am -11:00 am, Location- Kerby Café 
  • Discuss the process for finding affordable housing and get answers to questions you might have in a relaxed atmosphere! 
  • FREE Drop-In Event – Registration is not required 

 

LEGAL HELP- Call (403) 705-3246 for more information 

Free 20-minute legal advice on the phone by volunteer lawyers 

 

FREE TAX CLINIC – Call (403) 705-3246 to book an appointment  

  • IN-PERSON/VIRTUAL/DROP OFF 
  • Eligibility: Seniors 55+ and AISH clients  
  • Income limit: $35,000 per year for a single or $45,000 per year for a couple (combined income) 
  • We do not prepare tax returns for self-employment, business/rental income, capital gains/ losses/ bankruptcy. 

As of August 12, 2022, our volunteers have processed 3,736 2021 tax returns

 

BOOTHS & PRESENTATIONS

Contact Vineeta Kapoor @ VineetaK@kerbycentre.com or 403-705-3219 for a booth/presentation request.

We also offer Free Informative presentations on: 

  • Kerby Centre 
  • Mental Health 
  • Housing 
  • Aging in Place 

Need help? Let us know.

Phone (403) 705-3246

Email info@kerbycentre.com

Or drop-in. An appointment is recommended.

Kerby Centre provides assistance with income tax preparation for low-income seniors. Volunteers prepare income tax returns in March and April, and even after the tax season is over!

Kerby Centre helps seniors live their best lives. We could not do this without the help of our generous supporters who make our tax program possible. THANK YOU!

Call 403-705-3246 for more information. 

Other Services

Commissioners for Oaths

Available to commission housing applications

Workshops

Covering topics such as wills and personal directives.

2022 Seniors Housing Directory

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2022 Seniors Directory of Services

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