Computers for Schools (CFS) is a Canada-wide initiative providing refurbished computers - at little or no cost to recipients - to Canadian schools, public libraries, and non-profit learning organizations.
This site contains information about the Alberta program (click on contents to the left, or see our Video).
Pour service en français, veuillez composer le 1-800-622-6232 (1-800-OCANADA).
Alberta Computers for Schools is proud to announce we are now a partner of Alberta’s Promise. The Alberta’s Promise logo is a symbol of our dedication in helping the youth of our province.
As we proudly display the Alberta’s Promise Partners Red Wagon, it signifies our committment to keeping The Five Promises and that we are dedicated to working together to benefit Alberta’s kids.
MICROSOFT WINDOWS LICENSING
An agreement between Industry Canada and Microsoft Canada for the licensing of Windows XP expired March 31, 2012. When the remainder of our supply of these licenses is exhausted, we shall no longer install an operating system. This affects all schools accredited by Alberta Education.
We are grateful to Alberta Education which has made it possible for us to continue offering the following with respect to Windows 7:
ALBERTA COMPUTERS FOR SCHOOLS WEBSITE - WWW.CFSALBERTA.CA
Our web site is one of the primary ways in which people find out about us and access our services. The on-line application form is heavily used and offers an easy and effective way to place your order with us.
However, as things change we know our web site also needs to change. So in the coming months look for enhancements to both the look and functionality of our web site to ensure we keep pace with your interests and your needs.
You can also keep up to date on ACFS news by checking out our Facebook page. We’re always interested in hearing from you and receiving your suggestions as to how we can continue to get better and serve your needs.
WHAT WE OFFER
Should you require additional information about our program in general or any of the above points please call us at 780 427 9002 or 780 427 5262.
OUR FIELD OPERATIONS
DID YOU KNOW ?? - Alberta Computers for Schools has shops located in Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge and Brocket?
Please click the Our Shops and Volunteers tab for more details and contact information. These are the hard working folks who make it all happen.
SEE OUR VIDEOS
CTV Two Alberta (formerly ACCESS TELEVISION) has produced several promotional videos for us in recent years. We sincerely thank CTV Two Alberta for its generous contribution to the Alberta CFS program. To see a recent video click HERE.
To see an overview of our program done by our student trainees, click HERE.
Our Lethbridge and Brocket shops bring together two programs - Community Access and Computers for Schools. To see the results of that partnership in Alberta, click HERE.
OUR NUMBERS - MAKING A DIFFERENCE
DID YOU KNOW??
Since the Alberta CFS program began we have distributed more than 170,000 computers and 6700 printers.
In 2012 alone we distributed 13,685 computers!
This page was last updated on October 9, 2013