Teaching Families to Fish

Health Programs

There is an undeniable link between poverty and poor health. For those living in poverty, factors such as trauma, homelessness, lack of food security and low health knowledge levels contribute to health issues. With over 25 years of experience, CUPS health services go beyond basic care to help Calgary’s most vulnerable individuals and families overcome the barriers to their well-being.


5,169 patients with 33,977 patient visits, including:

  • 143 women in prenatal care
  • 576 pediatric patients
  • 556 mental health care patients