Adopt-a-Family 2014 is here !

Closer to Home is proud to launch its 2014 Adopt-a-Family initiative, presented by McQuiston Executive Wealth Group, RBC Dominion Securities. Help give families in need the Christmas they deserve! For more information on the Adopt-a-Family initiative, call (403) 543-0550 Ext 235 or You can also visit our campaign page on the CanadaHelps website: Click… [Continue Reading]

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Third Party Fundraising

Throw a community fundraiser for Closer to Home! Interested in hosting a fun event while supporting Closer to Home? Often, we hear from individuals, companies, church and school groups who would like to throw a community fundraiser for Closer to Home. We refer to this as a ‘third party fundraiser’. Here are some creative ideas… [Continue Reading]

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Alberta’s Promise Partnership

At Closer to Home, our promise to Alberta’s children and youth is to provide family-centred, strength-based services to ensure that children have healthy and safe living environments in which to grow and develop. And, in some cases, when families are separated, we promise to provide a place for children and youth to call home while… [Continue Reading]

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Become a Family Teacher

A new, exciting opportunity in your own home:  Become a Family You can make a difference in the life of a youth.  Closer to Home is seeking full-time, live-in Family Teachers. These positions, based in your own home, are ideal for an individual or couple looking to have a positive and lasting impact on youth… [Continue Reading]