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Together there is nothing but possibility.

Your generosity can sponsor medical equipment on our Health Buses, help us teach cooking skills at our Community Food Centre, provide identification for our street-connected youth, and help house someone who has experienced homelessness. See our impact.

Did you know you can make a donation in someone else’s name?

Give the gift of community care. Make a tribute gift to honour, memorialize, or celebrate someone special in your life, and we’ll send you a special certificate to share with your loved one.

Other ways to support

Skip the Depot

Skip the Depot

Get door-to-door bottle pick-up through Skip the Depot, and choose The Alex as your designated charity!

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“Without the Alex’s support, love, friendship, and services I would never have been able to be truly me. They gave me the tools and support to grow.”

The Alex Community Member

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Our Vision

The Alex envisions a healthy and caring community where everyone is valued and can thrive.

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Our Mission

To improve quality of life through accessible and integrated health, housing and social services.

Together, there is nothing but possibility.

We can strengthen our community. We can tackle tough health and social issues, walking alongside people from crisis to wellness and from challenge to change.