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Mental Health Matters… for Dads Too!

Carya and Families Matter have joined forces to provide fathers who are learning new parenting skills with an opportunity to receive evidence-based, father-friendly counselling and addiction help. Supporting fathers to be great dads’ benefits children, mothers, and families, now and in the next generation.   Research shows that fathers have as much influence as mothers do on child development and life outcomes, yet most parenting programs… Read more »

Carya Holiday Closure Dates and List of Resources

  Carya’s offices and community hubs will be closed starting December 23, 2023, returning on January 2, 2024. While we are closed for the holidays, your well-being remains a priority. If you require assistance during this time, please refer to the following resources: Emergency Situations: For immediate danger or urgent medical support, please call 9-1-1. Mental Health Support: If you or someone you know is in… Read more »

UnCharitable x Carya

In honour of #GivingTuesday, Carya has partnered with Canada Helps to provide our incredible community with an opportunity to view a free screening of the documentary UnCharitable from the comfort of your home or office. Led by Dan Pallotta, whose record-breaking TED Talk on the subject of charitable giving has inspired leading philanthropists and changemakers, this documentary exposes the undeniable challenges and transformative opportunities which lay… Read more »

Connections Matter

Connections matter. They matter a lot. Whether it’s a warm conversation with a trusted friend, shared laughter at a community event, or the kindness of a stranger – these moments contribute to our well-being and sense of belonging. In a world that thrives off connectivity, it may come as a surprise that social isolation continues to be a significant challenge, affecting people of all ages and… Read more »

12 Days of carya Featuring RBC PH&N Investment Counsel

12 Days of carya is here; from December 1st through 16th, we will celebrate our supporters who have chosen to invest in carya’s essential services! We want to celebrate our supporters by showcasing their impact on the community.   Our corporate partners and their generous teams often wish to understand how they can make a difference for their community with a gift of time. When individuals… Read more »

12 Days of carya Featuring SAIT

  12 Days of carya is here! From December 1st through 16th, we will celebrate our supporters who have chosen to invest in carya’s essential services. Students enrolled in SAIT’s Project Management course are transforming theory into philanthropy and commerce into the community through a lesson in giving! Student groups from the School of Business took on projects which aimed to raise funds for Calgary-area charities…. Read more »

12 Days of carya Featuring EFW Radiology

  12 Days of carya is here! from December 1st through 16th, we will be celebrating our supporters who have chosen to make an investment in carya’s essential services. EFW Radiology has helped countless Calgarians that have sought support with mental, physical, emotional, and financial well-being by generously funding carya initiatives. This month, carya and EFW Radiology are celebrating a 10-year partnership that has directly impacted… Read more »

Supporting Dads on Father’s Day and Beyond

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and Sunday is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the dads in our lives. If you’re a father yourself, Father’s Day is a great chance to spend some quality time with your family and reflect on all of the joys that fatherhood can bring. But being a father isn’t always easy, and there are unique challenges that come along with… Read more »