Are you a mom? Over whelmed? Tired? Feeling alone? Home-Start Calgary Can Help!
What is Home-Start?
Home-Start is a free program coordinated by Boys and Girls Clubs of Calgary that offers support to families, with young children, who may be experiencing a variety of issues:
- Feeling alone
- Caring for twins and triplets
- Postpartum depression
- Being new to Canada
- Parenting and/or family stresses
- Illness in the family
What does Home-Start do?
Home-Start connects families with caring, trained volunteers who have parenting experience. Volunteers visit a family’s home once per week to offer friendship, encouragement, and practical support. Volunteers may visit families for up to one year.
Who is Home-Start for?
Any family with at least one child under 5 years of age can contact Home-Start.
For more information contact our Home-Start Coordinators.
North Calgary: Marion, 403.660.6809 South Calgary: Claudia, 403.660.1136