empowering families to stay together

WHO We Are

Closer to Home Community Services (CTH) is a charitable organization in Calgary that envisions a future where every child will belong to a family and feel valued and secure.

Empowering Families to Stay Together is the focus of everything we do.

Our family-centered, strength-based services ensure that children have stable, healthy and safe living environments in which to grow and develop. And in some cases, when families are separated, we provide a place for children and youth to call home while offering therapeutic support with the ultimate goal of family reunification.

  • Summer in the City

Strengthening Families and Communities with Summer in the City

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Closer to Home’s Summer in the City day camp means more than fun outdoor activities for kids. Free, quality summer programming means kids from low-income families do not undergo a “summer slide” and adopt risky behaviours. The story of Diana* and her daughter helps us understand why Summer in the Read more

Latest Updates

Cultural Connection: A Community of Spirituality and Support

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  • Donations needed

Most Needed In-Kind Donations: Spring 2017

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  • Parenting Column

How Can I Encourage My Child to Share?

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  • Thank You

Donor Appreciation

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