For a family living in poverty, extreme cold brings them that much closer to being unable to ensure that they are providing their children with what those children need to stay safe.
November is an important month at Kids Kottage, both because it’s Family Violence Prevention Month, and because of November 20th – National Child Day. Both causes are so important to our hearts and at the core of everything we do here at the Kottage.
Here at the Kottage, there are certain experiences that linger, that show us that we are doing something that makes an impact, that changes lives — and sometimes the lives that are impacted are our own.
At Kids Kottage, so much of the work we do would not be possible without the support of our community, and one of most valuable supporters and partners is the Government of Alberta.
When I hear children at Kids Kottage say their dad plays and laughs with them or tells them stories at bedtime or helps them do homework, it gives me pleasure knowing their future will be bright...