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Building Strong Families Lone Parent Program


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Lone Parent Building Strong Families (BSF) Workshop Series

No one gives you a manual on how to parent, especially if you are a lone parent. This 6 week program does! On everything from budgeting to relationships to dealing with stress and loss. Developed by real lone parents. This is a free program with child care and a meal provided. ** Warning - Participants may experience belly laughs and chocolate exposure.

Huntington Hills Location: Start date TBA

To register call 587-392-2275 or 587-392-2262 or email singleparent@weconnectyou.ca or lorraine@weconnectyou.ca

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GEMS: Afterschool Program
Wednesdays from 4-5:30 pm

Girls Empowered through Mentorship and Support (GEMS) is an after-school girls group for girls ages 9-12. Join GEMS to learn about “real life” skills, create cool things to take home and meet new friends!

For more info or to register for the upcoming session, please call Desiree at 587-392-2276

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Social Connection Knitting and Crafting
Fridays from 12-2pm, HHCA Auxiliary Gym

Bring your own crafting/knitting materials. We also have some basic supplies you can use. Don’t know how to knit? No worries, our wonderful knitting and crafting volunteer leader will be there to teach you! No childcare on site, but there is space for your little ones to keep themselves busy.

For more info, please email lorraine@weconnectyou.ca or call 587-392-2275.

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FOCUS for Attention Support Group for Parents & Caregivers of Children /Youth with ADHD
Fall dates: Sept 11, Oct 12, Nov 6, Dec 11 from 7-9pm

Join us for strategies, information, resources, guest speakers and the opportunity to connect with others. Childcare available by contacting 2 weeks in advance.

For information and to register please email: lorraine@weconnectyou.ca

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Healthy Babies

Consultations with pregnant women with children up to 12 months old, and assessing health and social support needed for mom/caregiver and baby. Provisional supports for pre and postnatal health are given to qualifying individuals.

For information and to register please email: lorraine@weconnectyou.ca

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Are you interested in walking? Walking rocks!
Wednesday and Friday mornings, at 9 am until 10am

Just 30 minutes a day walking outdoors can tone your limbs, strengthen your heart, lower stress and risk of chronic diseases, and increase energy! We meet twice a week, Wednesday and Friday mornings, at 9 am until 10am, at the doors of the Huntington Hills Community Centre. Strollers and dogs are welcome!

To register, put ‘walking’ in the subject line and email: lorraine@weconnectyou.ca

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Lone Parent Networking Collective
Lone Parents are invited to attend this monthly gathering to connect with others, share knowledge and information and learn new skills. Topics and activities are based on parent suggestions.

The 2nd Saturday of the month from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Free program and childcare available.

Registration required; call 587-392-2275 or email singleparent@weconnectyou.ca or lorraine@weconnectyou.ca

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403-275-6666
520 - 78 Ave. N.W.
Calgary, Alberta, Canada