William: studying as a senior When CJHS’s digital literacy instructor asked William if he had considered going back to school,Read more.
Steve: a star employee For the first time in his life, Steve is excited to wake up in the morningRead more.
Nic: increasing independence After a domestic dispute at home, Nic felt he had no choice but to leave. He wasRead more.
Kickin’ It in the Kitchen
Kickin’ It in the Kitchen offers stabilization starting point Every Tuesday, the men at CJHS’s Bedford House meet in theRead more.
Alannah’s story Looking back at different parts of her life, Alannah, now 24, feels like they are completely different lifetimes.Read more.
Danny’s story When asked what the most influential thing in his life has been, Danny has one word: boxing. “IRead more.
Kim shares her story through art
Ignite is the Calgary John Howard Society’s public awareness project that is showcasing art representing individuals’ experiences with substance useRead more.
Alex finds a family at CJHS
Alex is a hockey enthusiast. He’s also a chef, athlete and gentleman. “But it’s just common courtesy,” the modest 23-year-oldRead more.
A stable, permanent environment gave Michael the chance to start over
It wasn’t long ago that Michael was battling his own addictions. Now, thanks in part to the home he foundRead more.
Support from CJHS staff helped William prepare to go back to school to help others
At 61, William might not look like the average college student. Nevertheless, he’s determined to go back to school inRead more.