I want to thank you for helping us to serve over 1,500 Calgarians in need this past holiday season! But our work doesn’t stop after the holidays. We are committed to a holistic approach to working with families that looks deeper into their challenges, and how they can best be Read more
We got to organize and get involved in some exciting events and activities this spring. Many thanks to our volunteers and supporters for making these events fun-filled, successful and memorable. Here are few pictures from some of the events in the last quarter. Read more
Join us on Thursday July 4th for a Stampede BBQ, live music, entertainment and more! Stay tuned for more details coming soon...
We're proud to present our 2017/2018 Report to the Community to all of our donors, funders, partners and supporters. This year's report tells the stories of some of the 2,263 children, youth and parents we served over the past 12 months; from Alex, a young man who gained valuable coping Read more
After another tough year for so many in our city, Calgarians have once again opened their hearts to support their struggling neighbours through Closer to Home Community Services’ Adopt-a-Family initiative, presented by McQuiston Executive Wealth Group. More than 300 local families will receive support through Adopt-a-Family this year – 40% Read more
Closer to Home Community Services is excited to announce the launch of its new Airdrie-based youth mental health program, Viewpoints. A preventative, evidence-based program, Viewpoints aims to support overall mental wellness for youth in Airdrie by increasing awareness of and access to mental health resources while decreasing the stigma of Read more
Power Play Closer to Home was invited to help with supervision of children and youth participating in Power Play — a program organized by the Calgary Police Service (CPS) that helps kids learn skating skills and hockey. Upon receiving the request, staff at the West Central Community Resource Centre (WCCRC) Read more
December 15, 2016 - Calgary, AB Calgarians have come out in droves to support their struggling neighbours with Closer to Home Community Services’ Adopt-a-Family initiative, presented by McQuiston Executive Wealth Group. Over 200 local families will receive support through Adopt-a-Family this year – more than double the 96 families served in Read more