The Genesis Centre of Community Wellness

This centre houses a diverse group of users and offers a public library branch, a full service YMCA complete with a pool, fitness space and climbing wall. The community facility includes two field houses, a gymnasium, human services area, meeting rooms, multi-purpose spaces and outdoor soccer fields. This project reflects the unique and diverse community in the neighbouring areas. It is a collaborative project that incorporates the expertise, knowledge and leadership of the various stakeholder organizations to ensure the success and viability of the project. The design is inspired by the cultural influences in the area and reflects the unique values and aspirations of these communities.

In Conjunction with Quinn Young & Associates

  • Share:

  • Sectors:

    Recreation
  • Client:

    City of Calgary, Calgary Public Library, YMCA, North East Centre of Community Society (NECCS)
  • Completed:

    2012
  • Project Highlights:

    Calgary Public Library

    Community & human services area “1000 Voices”

    Community Kitchen

    Genesis Medical Clinic

    Genesis Physiotherapy

    Meeting Rooms

    Multipurpose Spaces

    Outdoor Soccer Fields

    Pre-kindergarten Educational Services

    Two Indoor Fieldhouses

    Two Gymnasiums

    YMCA
  • Sustainability:

    LEED Gold
  • Website:

    genesis-centre.ca