Community Education Workshop: Cannabis and Youth

Thursday March 7 2019 @ 7:30pm
Alberta Adolescent Recovery Centre, Ann McCaig Building

303 Forge Road SE
Calgary AB T2H 0S9

AARC is pleased to present a Community Education Workshop "CANNABIS & YOUTH: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW POST-LEGALIZATION" Thursday, March 7, 7-8:30 PM. Speakers include a child & adolescent psychiatrist, a registered provisional psychologist/researcher, a Calgary Police Officer, and a young person in recovery, all with experience related to youth and cannabis use. A Q&A session will follow their presentations. 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Parents, youth, teachers, youth workers, health professionals, addiction and mental health clinicians, and concerned citizens

This is a free event, however, registration is required. Please RSVP to or contact Pamela Smith at 403-253-5250 for more information.

AARC's 22nd Annual Miracle Gala

Thursday May 9 2019 @ 6:00pm
Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

120 9 Ave SE
Calgary AB T2G 0P3

Ticket sales have now closed. Please click here to bid on the silent auction or to support AARC with a donation.

Join us as we celebrate the lives of over 600 graduates who have earned the "Wings of Courage" to live a clean, sober, productive life, reunited with their families.

Share in the stories of success while learning how the Alberta Adolescent Recovery Centre is taking on the opioid crisis we are facing in our community - one youth at a time.

Proceeds will support treatment fee subsidies for families of substance dependent adolescents aged 12 - 21. Help us ensure no youth in need is turned away because of financial difficulty.


Tickets: $250 each

Table of Ten: $2500

If you are unable to attend, please consider donating a ticket to a deserving AARC graduate.


Reception: 5:30 pm

Dinner and Program: 7:00 pm

Dress: Business / Semi-Formal

Silent & Live Auction


AARC's 21st Annual Tournament of Miracles

Monday August 12 2019 @ 8:30am
Silvertip Golf Resort

2000 Silvertip Trail
Canmore AB T1W 3J4

With 18 holes of golf at one of Alberta's finest courses, fabulous prizes, sumptuous meals and inspirational stories of recovery from AARC graduates and alumni, the Tournament of Miracles is a memorable and fun day out in the mountains! Tickets will go on sale in early June 2019.

AARC’s Annual Stampede Breakfast

Sunday July 7 2019 @ 10:00am
Alberta Adolescent Recovery Centre

303 Forge Road S.E
Calgary AB T2H0S9

Yahoo! Saddle up for a rootin’ tootin’ good time at AARC’s Annual Stampede Breakfast. Enjoy some fellowship along with great music, a delicious breakfast, and fun activities for kids.