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May 2024

Autism 101

May 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Connection Centre, 5600 50 Street, Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1P8
Stony Plain, T7Z 1P8 CA
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An introduction to Autism.Autism 101 is an excellent presentation for a basic overview of autism and neurodiversity. It is an introduction to what autism is and gives information on how autistic individuals may interact with others and the world around them.  More specifically, the presentation covers the following topics:·         Overview of Autism·         Characteristics of Autism·         How Sensory Processing Works·         Sensory Toolbox·      …

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Supporting Children Through Grief

May 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 4, 2024

Family Life Psychology & Wellness, 20 Westwind Drive #Unit #226, Spruce Grove, AB T7X 0B9
Spruce Grove, T7X 0B9 CA
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Grief can be an overwhelming experience for children, and it is crucial to provide them with the necessary support. Supporting Children Through Grief The group will be held at Family Life Psychology & Wellness in Spruce Grove. Facilitated by Harmony Nimchuk, Registered Provisional Psychologist, the support group will help children manage their grief through psychoeducation and emotion mapping while teaching them practical strategies to grieve. This FREE group is for children 10 - 13 years of age.   This is…

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Helping your Child Reach their Potential

May 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn 6 key steps to support your child!This seminar demonstrates to parents and caregivers how they can use the positive parenting principles to promote their child’s development by teaching them new skills and behaviours. It focuses on six key steps to support their children as they navigate new skills effectively.  For parents and caregivers who have a child with a disability. Pre-registration is required.

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June 2024

Supporting Children Through Grief

June 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 4, 2024

Family Life Psychology & Wellness, 20 Westwind Drive #Unit #226, Spruce Grove, AB T7X 0B9
Spruce Grove, T7X 0B9 CA
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Grief can be an overwhelming experience for children, and it is crucial to provide them with the necessary support. Supporting Children Through Grief The group will be held at Family Life Psychology & Wellness in Spruce Grove. Facilitated by Harmony Nimchuk, Registered Provisional Psychologist, the support group will help children manage their grief through psychoeducation and emotion mapping while teaching them practical strategies to grieve. This FREE group is for children 10 - 13 years of age.   This is…

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Changing Problem Behaviour into Positive Behaviour

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Connection Centre, 5600 50 Street, Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1P8
Stony Plain, T7Z 1P8 CA
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Learn strategies to manage behaviours!Parents are often uncertain how to manage problem behaviour in ways that help children learn alternative and more adaptive behaviour to take its place. This seminar shares why misbehaviour happens, ways to encourage the behaviour we want to see and strategies to manage the behaviour we don't.For parents and caregivers who have a child with a disability.Pre-registration is required.

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ADHD Support Group BBQ

June 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Connection Centre, 5600 50 Street, Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1P8
Stony Plain, T7Z 1P8 CA
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A BBQ for the attendees of the ADHD support group.On Tuesday, June 11th, we will be hosting a barbeque for families with children or adolescents with ADHD. All ages are welcome to attend. Food and beverages will be provided. Games and activities to follow!If you can not make it for 5:30pm, please just arrive when you can, the more the merrier!

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Movie Night with Dad

June 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Family Connection Centre, 5600 50 Street, Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1P8
Stony Plain, T7Z 1P8 CA
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Free event for male caregivers and their children ages 4 and olderMovie Night with Dad is a free event for Dads, Step-Dads, Grandpas, Uncles, or other Male Caregivers and children ages 4 and older. The evening includes a themed supper and activities related to the chosen movie, plus the movie viewing itself. The movie is always kept a secret (it makes it so much more fun!) but it will be rated PG or lower.

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We’re Having a Baby!

June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Family Connection Centre, 5600 50 Street, Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1P8
Stony Plain, T7Z 1P8 CA
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Dinner and information for pregnant women and their partners.An evening for first time pregnant women and their support partners. Following a light supper, the group will explore topics on how to prepare yourselves to welcome a baby. These include:Mental health challenges pre and post natal and setting realistic expectationsActual preparation - what do you really need to care for a babyHow will your dynamic change - honour all roles in the child’s lifeCommunication - managing expectationsPre-Registration is required. Only one…

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Community Kitchen

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Wabamun Community Hall, 5124 53 Ave, Wabamun, AB T0E 2K0
Wabamun, T0E 2K0 CA
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Learning opportunity for budgeting, safe food handling, and creating nutritious food to take home in a fun environment.Our Community Kitchen will begin with menu planning and budgeting followed by hands on food safe meal preparation. At the end all participants will take home three meals for their family.Childcare is available for those with children 0 - 5 years old.Our Community Kitchen is sponsored by The United Way.

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Hanging with My Super Dad: The Great Outdoors

June 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Family Connection Centre, 5600 50 Street, Stony Plain, AB T7Z 1P8
Stony Plain, T7Z 1P8 CA
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Stay Tuned for a Surprise! For dads/male caregivers and their children aged 4 and over.  Pre-registration is required.  

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