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North Central Family Support Program


We are a non-profit organization that provides family support and information to families in North Central Calgary.

We are committed to provide educational opportunities and workshops for parents and families as well as helping families find resources in their community.

In 2017 - 2018, we are planning outreach and family social connection activities across the North Central region. We'd love to hear your ideas for programs, workshops and resources that will be of interest to you and your children.

Please email or call to book an appointment to learn more about our services.

Lorraine: lorraine@weconnectyou.ca 587-392-2275
Desiree: families@weconnectyou.ca 587-392-2276
Jeni: jeni@weconnectyou.ca 587-392-2274

Our Current Activities:


Family Fun Fair
Tuesday morning, July 23, 10:00-11:30

Come join us at the Huntington Hills Community Association arena to participate in a variety of interactive games, activities and crafts, with a small snack provided. The Family Fun Fair is for children, infant to twelve years of age. There will be lots of information on resources available in the community as well as fun activities to do over the summer. Please feel free to bring your camera as we have invited some special guests!

Registration begins on July 2nd, if you would like to attend the Family Fun Fair, please call 587-392-2271 to confirm your attendance. This event is made possible with the partnership of the North Central Family Support and Lone Parent Programs, and the Family Connections Parent Link Centre. We look forward to seeing you there!

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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
Mondays 7pm – 8:30pm, 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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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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Good Food Box
We would like to thank the wonderful volunteers at Community Kitchen Program of Calgary for running this essential program.

Information on the Good Food Box

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Outreach Community Advocate
Mondays from 11:30-2:30pm

The Northern Hills Community Association, the Bow West Community Resource Centre and the North Central Family Support program, are working together to meet the needs of our neighbors in the ever expanding regions of North West and North Central Calgary. Emil, Outreach Community Advocate, from Bow West Community Resource Centre, is available to offer Basic Need Appointments Outreach Advocate, Emil Joseph from Bow West Community Resource Centre, is available on Mondays from 11:30-2:30pm to provide outreach, information, and referral support for singles, seniors and adults who do not have children under 18 living at home.

Please call: Emil at 403-703-0140 to schedule an appointment.

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Contact Us:
403-275-6666
Option 5 for Parent Link Centre; 8 for Family Support and Building Strong Lone Parent Families Programs

520 - 78 Ave. N.W.
Calgary, Alberta, Canada