join us!

Getting involved with the work we do can be done in so many ways. Every bit helps and contributes to making a difference in our community.

donations of all sizes make an impact…

Investing funds in our work may be the simplest way to support Turning Point and there are a variety of methods to do this.  Donations could be made by providing a year of post-dated cheques, you can donate through Canada Helps, via mail or through online banking money transfer.  All funds donated to Turning Point can be designated to specific programs or activities. Just let us know!

We are honoured to receive memorial donations, please email us or call 403.346.8858 for more information.

Donate A Car Canada accepts vehicle donations for Turning Point Society of Central Alberta.  To donate a car, truck, RV, boat, motorcycle or other vehicle to Turning Point, go here.  We provide free towing in many areas across Canada, or you can drop off your vehicle to maximize your donation.  When you donate your car, it will either be recycled or sold at auction depending on its condition, age and location.  Donate A Car Canada will look after everything to make your donation easy for you to support Turning Point.

DONATE NOW and Turning Point Society of Central Alberta will send you a tax receipt after your car donation is complete!

we’re currently seeking donations of:

warm socks
shampoo (trial size)
dental floss
gift cards
kleenex (individual packages)
chap stick
conditioner (trial size)
ziploc bags (any size)
feminine hygiene products
long underwear
gloves / mitts
hair elastic bands/ties
plastic or canvas grocery bags
thank you gifts for volunteers
prizes for events

If you would like to donate to Red Deerians who are sleeping rough or camping we also will distribute:

  • bottled water
  • toilet paper
  • Personal (or baby) wipes (small packages preferred)
  • garbage bags
  • small tents
  • tarps

*This above list is listed in order of importance

follow us on social media & help share our messages…

A big thank you to the folks at @classic_tattoo and @redstagbarbershop for the donations for our folks. We appreciate you! 👕❤️ ...

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We’re busy assembling bags for Nightreach 12 days of Christmas. We’re preparing the remaining 8 days. 4 are covered but we’re still looking to fill four more days. We are looking for backpacks, pizza 73 gift cards or coupons for a free personal pizza, carnival cinema movie passes, or gift certificates for any where downtown that someone could grab a bite to eat . Please contact the office if you’re interested in donating ! ...

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The Nightreach 12 days of Christmas starts today. We’re kicking it off with these treat bags for the folks we encounter tonight.
We are still looking for donations of gift cards/coffee cards, care packages, and food. If you’re interested in donating please email Aisley at or call our office and ask to speak to Aisley (403-3468858 )
Thank you to the folks who have already donated!
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Our Nightreach team is out 365 days of the year, regardless of the weather (many of our clients have no where to go, even when it’s cold). Nightreach is out in the evening serving our client, meeting them quite literally where they are at. They provide support, clothing, snacks, first aid, a safe walk, a listening ear, and so much more.
Christmas is coming and our Nightreach team will be out at their usual time for Christmas. In the past we have done a 12 days of Christmas where Nightreach has handed out little gifts each evening to the clients they encounter. If you’re interested in donating or sponsoring one of the days, please feel free to call our office at 403.346.8858 or by emailing

#chairty #notforprofit #harmreductionsaveslives #turningpointsocietyofcentralalberta #ngo #centralalberta #reddeerab #downtownreddeer #nightreachtp #outreachworkersofinstagram #communityoutreach

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donating your time…

As with most community-based organizations, volunteers are key for the running of the agency and all of its programs.

Did you know?  Every Wednesday from 1 -3 p.m. volunteers join us for a Volunteer Bee to process harm reduction supplies.  You can just drop in!

Please call us at 403-346-8858 or complete this Turning Point Volunteer Application Form to start the process!

volunteer opportunities

  • Board of Directors
  • Special Events
  • Program Support