Empowering Families to Stay Together.
About Our Charity
Closer to Home is committed to contributing to a future where every child will belong to a family and feel valued and secure. Through the use of evidence-based practices and innovative solutions, CTH will strive to preserve, reunify and build stronger families who can care for their children and contribute meaningfully in their community. CTH will provide a broad array of strength-based and family-centered services that teach, coach and support families to create new possibilities and achieve better futures together.
What People Are Saying
"Calgary is cold but people like you have warm hearts. Thank you so much for your kindness."
— A card from Ben, whose family was supported during the holidays by CTH
"The first thing is getting kids to believe that change is possible… There is a softening in how kids view the world."
— Jim, Practitioner of the Year 2015
"We are part of a strong community. Closer to Home’s role in the community is to help support and guide the process. We respect community’s needs and their voice. This makes a huge difference."
— Minoush, Program Coordinator
"My best memories are always when families can stay together or be reunified…when we’ve been able to teach them the skills they need to keep the family together."
— Arlene, Associate Director