To support community members and their families in SE Calgary in the areas of mental health, education, family peer support, and financial literacy.
To help people thrive in their communities through creating space for wholistic health, connection, and support.
Welcome to our Community Hub page. The Government of Alberta has partnered with Southview Church to create a community hub and support initiative around 4 key areas. These areas are mental health, education/tutoring, family peer support, and financial literacy/legal services.
We will be offering seminars from leading experts to help you and your family thrive and many other supports. We recognize Covid-19 has been a hard season for many individuals and families. We want this community hub to be a space for the community to not just survive, but thrive for the future. Continue to read for many more practical ways to get involved. Read below for more information.
Mental health is of the utmost importance, especially now. If you or your family are interested in some counselling options, please contact us.
If you know of an individual or family in need of counselling help who cannot afford it, we have resources. Please contact us for more information.
FAMILY PEER SUPPORT
We will have leading experts throughout the year leading seminars for your family to get practical support around many different topics.
FINANCIAL LITERACY & LEGAL
Stay tuned for more info coming on free seminars and trainings from industry experts in the areas of financial literacy and legal services.
May 19: Fitness, Health & Wellness Seminar
Anxiety and mental health concerns are at an all time high, while our physical health is at an all time low. Is it a coincidence, or is our physical and mental health related? Join our health and fitness expert to understand how your fitness impacts your mental state, and the simple habits that make it happen for a lifetime.
Speaker bio: Linden Ellefson is a Personal Trainer out of Calgary. He earned his degree in Kinesiology, and helps clients get stronger, more fit, and living the life of their dreams. When not training, he loves to spend time with his wife and son, or out at the golf course.
June 9: Investing in Real Estate and Cryptocurrencies
Is it better to invest in real estate or market portfolios? This question looms for all investors. There are pros and cons for investing in each sector. Which is best suited for you?
Part 1 of this seminar will feature a recorded panelist of speakers from Servus Credit Union who will share about real estate/market portfolios.
Part 2 will be a live speaker who will share on everything about cryptocurrencies.
This event will be live streamed and recorded. There will be an opportunity for Q/A at the end.
Looking for videos and resources from past seminars? Access them here.
FREE TUTORING LAB
We have access to laptops, printing, and tutoring for Grades 5-12: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. Help is offered in math, language arts, writing, biology, physics, and chemistry. Pre-registration is required in accordance with current Alberta Covid 19 guidelines. Follow the link below to sign up.
HOW TO GET INVOLVED
Join: You are welcome to come join us for any of these future seminars and opportunities.
Share: There are so many individuals and families that would benefit from these resources. We invite you to share about it within your own networks.
Volunteer: We are looking for volunteers to help within these 4 areas and for events. Please contact us below.
Expertise: If you know of somebody or a business who are experts in one of these areas, our team would love to connect with them.
Josh Rans, Community Hub Coordinator