Catholic Diocese of Calgary

Life & Family Resource Centre (LFRC)

We support the people and families of the Diocese by advancing the teachings of the Catholic Church regarding respect for human life and the inherent dignity of the human person, supporting and strengthening the fundamental role of the family in society, and promoting the Church’s teaching on natural family planning.

Dedicated to promoting respect for human life, human dignity, and the essential role of the family. The Life and Family Resource Centre fulfills its mission under the direction of Bishop William T. McGrattan, together with the priests and deacons, pastoral workers and countless dedicated volunteers in faith communities throughout southern Alberta.

Various ministries and programs are sponsored and coordinated through the Life and Family Resource Centre. Click here to learn more about various committees supported by the Life and Family Resource Centre.

Contact Life & Family Resource Centre (LFRC)

Gabriele Kalincak


Office: 403-218-5504


Member of the Life & Family Resource Centre (LFRC) Office.

Huy Nguyen

Director of Pastoral Ministry

Office: 403-218-5547


Member of the Youth & Young Adult, Life & Family Resource Centre (LFRC), Office of Liturgy, Religious Education Office.

Alida Allen

Ministry Assistant

Office: 403-218-5505


Member of the Life & Family Resource Centre (LFRC) Office.

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