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About CASS

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CASS is a Not-For-Profit Human Service Agency which was founded in 1988 in order to support people with disabilities to escape segregation and discrimination - and to live, work, play and contribute in their communities. The work of CASS is a combination of advocacy, community development and service to the people of Calgary.  .

Our Vision

All people have equal opportunity to pursue a meaningful life

Our Mission

CASS facilitates connections and opportunities that promote personal development and inclusive communities.

Our Mandate

CASS is committed to building diverse and inclusive communities. CASS provides person-centered supports to youth and adults with disabilities or ‘barriers.’  We support people to have greater overall wellbeing, secure housing, employment inclusion as well as opportunities to develop social networks and engagement in valued roles in their communities. 

Our Values       

  • Community Development
  • Self-determination
  • Partnership and Collaboration
  • Fun
  • Authenticity
  • Social Inclusion
  • Resiliency
  • Courage
  • Continuous Learning and Development


For more information on the services we offer, check out our program pages, linked to above.

If you can’t find what you are looking for on this site or our links – or if you have questions or comments, please contact us