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So far Closer to Home has created 39 blog entries.

Visit Wild Rose Brewery and Support Closer to Home!

We are excited to announce that Closer to Home is Wild Rose Brewery’s charity of choice for July! During the entire month of July, for every pint of their feature beer sold in the taproom, 25 cents will go to supporting our programs and services. Learn more about the program Read more

July 11th, 2016|

Becoming a Foster Parent – What It’s Like and How to Get Started

Imagine a little girl, not even two years old, walking up to you in a hall at the Children’s Hospital, hand in hand with a police officer. She has red eyes. Her hair is tangled and uneven. She has a goose egg on her head, and marks around her legs. Read more

June 24th, 2016|

How Do I Motivate My Daughter to Clean Up After Herself?

Danica asks: "My daughter is old enough to clean up after herself, but I feel like no matter how much I ask her she never listens. How do I motivate her to clean up after herself?"

June 16th, 2016|

Save on Your Energy Bills: Special Limited Time Offer

Switch your electricity or natural gas to Sponsor Energy and Closer to Home will receive 50% of the profit made on your energy usage. Switch from April 12 – 22, 2016 and receive a special promotional rate of 5.79c/kWh. Plus, your $200 deposit will be waived.* It doesn't cost you Read more

April 11th, 2016|

It All Started at Summer Camp…

When Amir* first came to Canada, he was lost. He didn’t have any friends and his family didn’t have the financial resources to register him in community programming. They were having a difficult time adjusting to life in their new home, and his parents found it hard to keep up Read more

April 6th, 2016|

What’s new at Closer to Home

Check out our most recent NEWSLETTER to learn about the latest activities, programs and services at Closer to Home Community Services...

February 29th, 2016|

Donate Your Car to Closer to Home

Imagine the difference you can make in the lives of children and youth right here in Calgary. Donate A Car Canada now accepts vehicle, RV, boat or motorcycle donations for Closer to Home Community Services– and turns them into cash! When you choose to donate your vehicle, all the details Read more

February 29th, 2016|

Make a Move, Make a Difference

Thinking of buying or selling your home? Now, you can change your address and help empower families at the same time. Closer to Home is thrilled to partner with Agents of Change, a new service that custom-matches you with the best real estate agent for your needs. The real estate Read more

February 29th, 2016|

Join Us for Our Annual Report to the Community Meeting

Join us and celebrate our 20th anniversary at our annual Report to the Community Meeting. Please RSVP by Friday Oct 30th to reception@closertohome.com or (403) 543-0550 ext. 221.  

October 27th, 2015|

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