Help Change the Picture

For many children, stress is hard to verbalize so they will give you a “picture” that tells you everything is fine. However, given the opportunity to express themselves in a safe environment often reveals a different “picture”.

When families are in crisis and parents have nowhere to turn, the Children's Cottage Crisis Nursery, offers a 24/7, 365 day safe haven where children can take a break from stressful situations, and are given nurturing care while their parents receive the help they need. 

With your financial support, we can “Change the Picture” for the children we serve, and build a community of Safe Children in Healthy Families. Click here to donate now.

What's Happening

Happy Holidays from the everyone at the Children's Cottage Society!

  • Our Adminisrtative Office will be closed from Dec 24 to Jan. 2, reopening Jan. 3 at 9 a.m.
  • The Crisis Nursery will be open at all times and can be reached at 403-233-2273.
  • Brenda's House will be open at all times and can be reached at 403-242-8575.
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Since 1986, the Children’s Cottage Society has been dedicated to achieving our vision of Safe Children in Healthy Families. Over the past 30 years more than 60,000 children have been helped by our programs.

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Charity Intelligence recently says Children’s Cottage Society, and three other Calgary charities, are the most effective in the whole country!

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