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.
Jonah’s story Identified as gifted at a young age, Jonah is highly intelligent and talented. He did his first multiplicationRead 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.
Chelsea doesn’t let a disability define who she is or what she can accomplish
Chelsea was visiting the CJHS office on a college field trip when her ears perked up — there was anRead more.
Isaias discovered boxing to be the alternative he needed
When 17-year-old Isaias won his first boxing match this past winter, he was more than proud — he was elated.Read more.