The Basic Needs/Jewish Advocacy program offers:
- Connection to resources
- Provision of information and referrals
- Case management
- Informal supportive counselling
- Prevention interventions
It incorporates Kupat Tzedakah, the Calgary Jewish Community Housing Support Program, Operation Sustenance and Donor Designated Funds to address emergency financial situations, the risk of homelessness, the effects of poverty and food security issues including Holiday Assistance.