Welcome to the Calgary SCOPE Society

The Calgary SCOPE Society is a non-profit agency improving lives for persons with developmental disabilities in Calgary and area for over 30 years!  SCOPE works with children, adults, seniors and families as respected, contributing members of Calgary's communities.


We are located at:

Calgary SCOPE Society
219 18 Street SE
Calgary, Alberta 
T2E 6J5
Did you know...

SCOPE employs over 250 staff.

SCOPE's Community Support Team supports 50 individuals that have a developmental disability, from 5 hours a week to 24/7.

SCOPE's Gateways is a family support program that sees 50 to 75 families at any time.

SCOPE's Outreach Team (Children and Families & Adults) supports 120 families and individuals at any given time.

SCOPE's Counseling Unit employs three 3/4 time therapists who see clients in individual therapy. On average, each therapist sees 20-25 clients at any given time.

SCOPE's Journeys Services Program supports older adults with developmental disabilities to live quality lives on their own terms through innovative day and residential programs.

SCOPE's Disability Action Hall is a collective of hundreds of people with disabilities and their allies who work to make things better in our society for disabled people.

SCOPE's annual international Picture this...film festival followed by "Picture this...on the road" the exhibition part of the festival, is attended by people each year who are entertained, stimulated, provoked and educated about disability culture. The films entered into the festival are from around the world.