Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Children’s Cottage Society had to send home its many volunteers who help out at the Crisis Nursery and Brenda’s House. Which means there were fewer hands making meals in the kitchen, sorting donations, assisting with programs or entertaining the little ones at the nursery.
Now, with Alberta’s Stage 3 reopening, we are slowly welcoming back our volunteers to the Crisis Nursery and Brenda’s Housemore»
Over the past decade, the Children's Cottage Society crisis nursery has had to turn away more families than it was able to help because of a lack of space and resources. As Tiffany Lizée reports, a campaign is already underway to help fund a second nursery to help close that gap. Read the full story here.more»
Amidst a pandemic, kids from a Calgary daycare and school opened their hearts and stepped up their fundraising goal to donate an incredible amount of money to Children's Cottage Society. Amazingly, they raised five times more than they had in the last three years combined. See the full story here.more»
In efforts to try and prevent the spread of COVID-19, we feel that is important that you know the changes we have made with each of our programs.more»
Founder of the first crisis nursery in Alberta and pioneer of vital services for children and families.more»
Homelessness to a parent is terrifying, for a child it’s debilitating. Layla’s story is all-too-common for new Canadians trying to be safe for the first time in their lives.more»
Thank you Sierra Dental for your kind supply of dental products for the little ones at The Children’s Cottage!more»