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.

Making It Happen: Nina, Summer in the City Camp Leader

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Growing up in an immigrant household was an enriching experience for Nina, who is spending her summer working as a Camp Leader at Closer to Home’s annual free summer day camp program, Summer in the City. Nina moved to Canada from Russia with her family when she was just three-years Read more

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The Impact of Trauma & the Importance of Healing

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You Make a Difference

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How You Can Help Ease Your Child’s Back-to-School Anxiety

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Healing and Bridging Cultures

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