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Expanding Never Too Late

High school education can open doors for jobs, school and training. Improving skills through education helps in everyday life and sets a good example for friends and family members. For adults, the idea of going back to school can be overwhelming. People who have been out of school for a short (or long) time [...]

2019-11-17T18:32:34+00:00November 18th, 2019|News, Never Too Late|Comments Off on Expanding Never Too Late

How Never Too Late is Building Strong Families

By Katherine Matiko, Communications Coordinator, Catholic Family Service Never Too Late graduation ceremonies tend to be family affairs. At a recent celebration in the Bowness community, several young children sat in the audience, excitedly watching their family members cross the stage. Sometimes, they joined right in and that’s okay. In fact, we encourage it. After [...]

2018-10-25T16:27:39+00:00October 25th, 2018|News|Comments Off on How Never Too Late is Building Strong Families

Never Too Late Makes History

By Hannah Coderre, Never Too Late Coordinator, Catholic Family Service The Never Too Late program held its inaugural graduation ceremony in Calgary’s Greater Forest Lawn area November 9. These five graduates, who worked tirelessly and through much adversity to attain their General Equivalency Diploma (GED), crossed the stage that night. More than 75 people helped [...]

2017-11-30T21:59:00+00:00November 30th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Never Too Late Makes History

Scholarship Created for Never Too Late Graduates

Solvera Solutions and the Unlocking Potential Foundation have announced a three-year scholarship agreement for students in Catholic Family Service’s Never Too Late program. Never Too Late provides no-cost academic, social and emotional support to adult learners who want to complete their GED (General Education Development or high school equivalency). Under the agreement, two Never Too [...]

2017-01-23T22:50:14+00:00January 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Scholarship Created for Never Too Late Graduates