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.

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Getting Involved


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

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How to find us

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

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Upcoming Events

Jul
25
Mon
5:30 pm English as a Second Language – L...
English as a Second Language – L...
Jul 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Summer Session: July 11 + 12 – August 17 + 18  (6 weeks, 36 hours) Levels: 1 & 2  Monday & Wednesday  Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Cost: $90 per person *Subsidies may be available for those who cannot pay in full. Registration: Required      Register early to avoid disappointment.[...]
Jul
26
Tue
5:30 pm English as a Second Language Sum...
English as a Second Language Sum...
Jul 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Summer Session: July 11 + 12 – August 17 +18, 2016  (6 weeks, 36 hours) Levels: 4 & 5  Tuesday & Thursday  Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Cost: $90 per person *Subsidies may be available for those who cannot pay in full. Registration: Required Register early to avoid disappointment. Students are accepted[...]
Jul
27
Wed
5:30 pm English as a Second Language – L...
English as a Second Language – L...
Jul 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Summer Session: July 11 + 12 – August 17 + 18  (6 weeks, 36 hours) Levels: 1 & 2  Monday & Wednesday  Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Cost: $90 per person *Subsidies may be available for those who cannot pay in full. Registration: Required      Register early to avoid disappointment.[...]

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News

  • C.A.R.E. Sports Day & BBQ CANCELLED
    C.A.R.E. Sports Day & BBQ CANCELLED
    We’re sorry to say that the CARE sports day and BBQ has been cancelled for today due to rain, cold and the wet, muddy fields! It has been re-scheduled for August 2nd from 1-6pm!! We’re looking forward to seeing everyone then! There will still be...
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Central Alberta Refugee Effort (C.A.R.E.) thankfully acknowledges support and funding assistance from: