Lola: Unable to remain in condo after having given birth

Lola is the mother of a newborn.  She lives with her husband and her infant daughter in Calgary, Alberta.   My husband and I rented an adult-only condo in August 2017.  The condo was in a relatively newer subdivision called Cranston, in the far south end of Calgary.  It was about a 30-minute drive from … Continue reading Lola: Unable to remain in condo after having given birth

Staying Safe While Protesting: A Guide for the Entire Family

Photo via Pixabay by StockSnap Guest Contribution In today's political climate, more and more people have taken to protesting in order to be heard.  These events are often rallies where individuals with the same views come together and try to make change, and while many of them are peaceful, there are sometimes verbal or physical … Continue reading Staying Safe While Protesting: A Guide for the Entire Family

What Priorities Should We Look At?

The Child-Friendly Housing Coalition has been in the midst of some re-organizing. Previously, the CFHCA started out as a means by which to rally towards protection for children in housing in Alberta. This window of opportunity arose as a result of a January 2017 court ruling on age and the Charter.  The government had agreed … Continue reading What Priorities Should We Look At?