Helping Families Stay House: A Toolkit is designed to help community professionals assist families before they become at risk of being homeless.The toolkit will help community professionals:
Helping Families Stay Housed: A Toolkit is a collaboration of the Children's Cottage Society and Aspen Family and Community Network Society and is funded by the Calgary Homeless Foundation under the Homelessness Prevention and Diversion Initiative.
Helping Families Stay Housed: A Toolkit (pdf)
My Plan (planning worksheets) (pdf)
Information about help that is available in Calgary for families at risk of homelessness on a range of topics. These sheets can be used by families and those who might be helping them.
Fact Sheets are available that provide background information on topics related to homelessness prevention.
Workshops are available based on Helping Families Stay Housed: A Toolkit. We welcome the opportunity to provide training for anyone who is interested in supporting Calgary families including social service agencies, community resource centre staff, teachers and other education professionals, social workers and educators in training, community groups, and others.
For more information call Amber at 403-389-4666.