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

Support Us


  • Fabric Sale
    The Immigrant Women’s Program will be having a FABRIC SALE on Wednesday, April 10th from 12:00 noon to 3:45 pm in the Maple Room on the main floor at 5000 Gaetz Ave. All proceeds going towards the program. Fabric will be sold...
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Central Alberta Refugee Effort (C.A.R.E.) thankfully acknowledges support and funding assistance from: