Learn, Work, Heal

at Crocus Cooperative

Learn more about Crocus

What We Do

Crocus Co-op is a non-profit, charitable, member guided co-operative that works on behalf of people with mental health disabilities. At Crocus, members can find companionship, understanding and support. It is a place to learn, work and heal.

About Us

Become a Member

A judgment-free community

Crocus members are able to participate in social programs, purchase a nutritious meal daily at affordable prices, and take part in our Transitional Employment work program. Crocus provides safe and accepting drop-in environment where members can build healthy relationships and learn valuable skills on their journey to recovery.

Join us

Make a Difference

Crocus can help you and the people you care about live fulfilling lives

  • Hire Crocus Co-op's work program to help with a variety of tasks

    The program allows members to learn valuable work skills, earn some money, and contribute to the financial stability of the organization. We look after all of the details and you support individuals living with mental illness.

    Hire Us
  • Support Crocus Co-op as we create a home away from home for adults with mental illness

    With the help of our community, Crocus works hard to help our members meet the challenges of recovery. Learn about our charitable giving options and ways you can donate your valuable time or resources.

    Support Us
  • You or someone you care about has been diagnosed with a mental illness

    Mental health issues will affect 1 in 5 people directly in our community. Finding mental health resources can be difficult. Learn more about community resources and how to find the support that is right for you, or someone in your care.

    Next Steps
"The mental health community, in particular Crocus Co-op, helped me to understand that social relationships are important, any kind of employment is beneficial, contributing to the community boosts self-worth, and perhaps most importantly, humour and learning to laugh at yourself are good for you. Crocus saved my life, and I’ll be loyal to it until the day I die. For all I know I would be dead without it and what it gave me."

- Jeff Crowder, President of Crocus

Crocus Stories

Thank you to our funders who make our work at Crocus possible.

  • Saskatoon Health Region
  • United Way
  • City of Saskatoon
  • Affinity Credit Union
  • Affinity Credit Union
  • RUH Foundation
  • Community Initiative Fund