Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for female babysitters and hospitality help to assist our residents as they recover from addiction.  To apply, fill out our Volunteer Application Form here.

Your generosity helps many

All donors receive a registered charitable tax receipt from Alcove, Charity #87066 7813 RR0001 for gifts received.


  • Telephone
    Call 403 242-0722 and use your Visa or MasterCard.
  • Fax
    Fax your donation form to 403-242-3915 with your credit card information.
  • Mail
    Send your cheque or money order to our office address:
    1937 – 42 Avenue SW Calgary
  • Monthly Giving Program
    Your total annual gift may be divided into twelve monthly instalments. On the day you select each month, a transfer in the amount you choose is made from your bank account, or credit card and one receipt is issued at the end of the calendar year.
  • Planned Giving
    Please consider naming Alcove in your will. Contact Alcove for further information.
  • Gifts of Securities
    We are pleased to receive gifts of stocks, bonds, mutual funds or other financial instruments. A receipt for fair market value on the day of donation will be issued.

  • Gifts in Kind
    Consider donating “gifts-in-kind”, such as tickets for sporting events or leisure activities, professional services, furnishings/clothing, etc. We will provide a receipt for fair market value. Please contact Alcove to discuss this type of gift.

  • Events and Activities
    Host a fundraiser or activity where proceeds are donated to Alcove. Please contact Alcove for guidelines and support for this type of fundraising initiative.

  • Adopt-A-Home
    Our 2 homes both need some TLC. You can adopt one of our homes:
    Mothers and Children Home: $28,000/year
    Individual Treatment Home: $28,000/year


  • Handyperson
    Needed to perform ongoing tasks within our two homes approximately two hours a week.

  • Fundraising Assistant
    Come see how an event is planned and carried through.

  • Other Volunteer Opportunities
    • Maintenance
    • Professional Services
    • Technical Computer Support
    • Spring Fundraising Event
    • Kitchen Support
    • Teach a Course
    • Office Assistance

Alcove adheres to the Donor Bill of Rights for the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement