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Alberta Blue Cross donates $1,000 in-kind

When people come to CJHS, they are often lacking even the most basic of things, especially when first coming out of prison. Now, thanks to an in-kind donation from Alberta Blue Cross, 10 marginalized Calgarians will have the bedding they… Read More

Computer workshops for marginalized adults

Computers are essential in today’s world, and digital literacy is an important skill for people who’ve been in prison, so they can successfully reintegrate into the community. At CJHS, we offer free computer workshops for adults involved in the justice… Read More

CJHS raises $9,000 in Ride for Refuge

Our extraordinary team of riders and walkers braved the chilly weather to raise $9,000 for CJHS at the Ride for Refuge on Sept. 29, 2018. It was a fun day and great to see so many supporters helping us in… Read 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 use and the stigma associated with it. Kim, one of the Ignite participants, shares her story with us.