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Calgarians Step Up to Support Local Families in Need This Christmas

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

2019-05-27T12:34:32-07:00December 22nd, 2017|

‘Viewpoints’: Youth Mental Health and Wellness Project Launches in Airdrie

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

2017-06-27T09:17:39-07:00June 27th, 2017|

Community Collaborations

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

2019-05-27T12:34:36-07:00February 23rd, 2017|

Christmas will be bright for local families in need

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

2019-05-27T12:34:36-07:00December 15th, 2016|

Out in the Community

Closer to Home staff were involved in various community events this past quarter to spread awareness about our organization and the work we do. At the Calgary Farmers' Market, meeting Calgarians and sharing our work with them. Excited to be a part of the first-ever TELUS Spark Science Read more

2019-05-27T12:34:37-07:00August 18th, 2016|

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