We are the Central Alberta Refugee Effort, part of Red Deer’s Immigrant Centre. For over 30 years we have been here to help new immigrants and refugees adjust to their new life in Central Alberta and become valued members of our welcoming community.

Our Services

Our Services

Our services are easily accessible for everyone and designed to support the successful settlement and integration of immigrants and refugees.


Getting Involved

You can make a difference in the life of a newcomer by becoming a member or volunteer of our organization.


How to find us

We are conveniently located in downtown Red Deer, at the intersection of Ross Street and Gaetz Avenue.

Find us

Upcoming Events

all-day Family Winter Experience
Family Winter Experience
Feb 22 all-day
Family Winter Experience This is open to families and teen 15 years and up.  More information to come or contact Jill or Rachel.  

Support Us


Central Alberta Refugee Effort (C.A.R.E.) thankfully acknowledges support and funding assistance from: