Almost Home (Canadian TV series)

This article is about the Canadian TV Series. For the U.S. TV Series Almost Home, see The Torkelsons.
Almost Home
Genre Educational
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of episodes 9
Running time 15 minutes
Original network TVOntario

Almost Home (aka On the Move) was an educational television show which was produced and broadcast by TVOntario (known at the time as the Ontario Educational Communications Authority) in 1972 or 1973. The premise of the show is about a young man from Cornwall, Ontario, Ken Matthews, who travels to Manitoba and returns back into Ontario, hitchhiking his way home through Northern Ontario and southward. The stories of each episode detail the various people he meets in his travels. The show was also shown in junior high and high schools as a teaching tool.

Actors and Actresses


Nine episodes were broadcast. A tenth was scripted but not filmed. Here are the titles for all ten:

Filming locations

External links

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