Feb 26, 2019

We're 15!

Vivo is 15!

We are gearing up for a year of celebration as we head into our 15th year as your neighbour. Thank you for joining us on the journey - whether you've been with us for a month, a year, or 15 years - we couldn't do any of this without you!

Here's a little bit about the last 15 years:

We opened our doors in 2004 to a community of 79,544 - fifteen years later we have become a vibrant community hub serving over 132,000. 

Community Numbers

The community we serve has grown and changed over the years, encouraging us to do the same in order to truly serve!

Evolution of Vivo

In the fall of 2018 we asked you what healthy living means and what you need to live a healthy life, here are the elements that you told us matter to you:

  1. Social Connection
  2. Play
  3. Reaching New Heights
  4. Nature & the Outdoors
  5. Community Connectedness
  6. Diversity & Acceptance
  7. Balance & Mindfulness
  8. Innovation
  9. Multi-Generational

As we step into our 15th year we are more committed than ever to truly understanding what healthy living means to you and how we can best support you on your journey. Here's how we are starting:


We can't wait to journey together to the future of healthy living - here's to the next 15 years - together!

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Table of Contents

  • Kayla's Story - Vivo is a facility unlike any other. Being apart of this team over the years has given me the chance
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  • Ann's Story - Recently I was diagnosed with heart health issues and was enrolled in a 12-week cardiac rehabilitati
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  • Michelle's Story - Michelle is a woman of many talents…actress, grandmother, active lifestyle enthusiast and the
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  • Jane's Story - Six-year-old Jane was typically shy in the classroom, and did not feel comfortable speaking up or sh
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  • Brenda's Story - When Brenda attended our On Your Mark event she didn't realize how that evening would affect her, ch
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  • Tanner's Story - Tanner, a local Calgary high school student, has always been intrigued by the science of videography
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  • Tanya's Story - We all know intellectually what we need to do to get healthy and live better; however, it takes a fa
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  • Eric's STory - Go fly a kite! No, we really mean it. Flying a kite is a creative way to spend playtime with loved o
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For more than 10 years we have been privileged to be a part of voyages of discovery and change for people in our community. You are the authors of the story!

Please help us write the next chapter by sharing your own journey to health and happiness -- mentally, physically, spiritually, intellectually, or emotionally.

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