The Coldest Night of the Year is a winterrific family-friendly walk-in support of local charities serving people experiencing hurt, hunger, and homelessness. Join us on February 24, 2024 - team up, fundraise, walk, and take a moment to look closer... because it’s cold out there.
In Lethbridge, Wood’s Homes operates Youth Connection – THE CORE (Emergency Youth Shelter), along with 4 other programs including Youth Support Navigator, Crisis & Resources Support, Family and Natural Supports and Family Connections. THE CORE is an 8-bed facility providing private sleeping areas, meals, laundry facilities, showers, clothing, and crisis counselling from 5:00 pm to 8:30 am 365 days of the year for youth who are homeless or at risk of being homeless. Providing these basic needs as well as a safe, clean, comfortable, and inviting environment is of outmost importance to helping these youth through very difficult times. It offers them chance at a happy and successful life ahead. About Wood's Homes Wood’s Homes is a children’s mental health centre. We provide treatment and support to children, youth, and families with mental health needs. We provide 40+ programs and services for 20,000 children, youth, and families every year. Our mission is to create and provide quality mental health services that promote and restore the well-being of children and families who struggle with problems big and small. Our vision is a world that values and nurtures the mental health of all people and when needed, ensures quality, timely help for all. We never say no. We never give up. We never turn anyone away.