21 books we think you’ll love on National Book Lovers Day
Aug. 9 is National Book Lovers Day! The Calgary John Howard Society asked our clients, volunteers and staff to shareRead more.
Learning: one size doesn’t fit all
A literacy guru’s uneasy learning journey Academically, I was a mediocre student throughout secondary school. Most times, my mind wanderedRead more.
Screening: Nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up & Talking Circle
Four years ago, a young Cree man named Colten Boushie died from a gunshot to the back of his headRead more.
COVID-19 Experience Art Project Contest
How are you self-isolating to stop the spread of COVID-19? CJHS clients, staff, volunteers and other stakeholders are invited toRead more.
You helped raise $2,000 during the Great Canadian Giving Challenge!
Update: Thank you! THANK YOU to everyone who donated during June 2020 and shared our Great Canadian Giving Challenge Campaign!Read more.
How to handle isolation – 7 tips from people who’ve been in prison
While self-isolating in your home is not the same as being isolated in prison, the people who have been insideRead more.
Employment and education workshops now delivered online!
Under normal circumstances, our Learning Enhanced Employment Program (LEEP) and Digital Literacy workshops would be held at our main office.Read more.
Our response to COVID-19
Our response to COVID-19 In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Calgary John Howard Society (CJHS) is committed toRead more.
Calgary John Howard Society response to the possible closure of the John Howard Society of Alberta
It was announced on March 10, 2020 that the John Howard Society of Alberta (JHSA) is facing possible closure. JHSARead more.