#101, 4341 Savaryn Drive SW Edmonton, Alberta, T6X 2E8 780.413.4521 info@familyfutures.ca

Child & Youth

FOR SPRING 2020 PROGRAMS:
ONLINE AND PHONE REGISTRATION START DATE: REGISTRATION DATE POSTPONED
EXCEPT FOR SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION WHICH STARTS: MAY 1, 2020 @ 9 A.M.

Family Futures Resource Network offers child and youth programs developed to increase social skills for children and youth ages 6-18 such as: problem solving; friendship building; anger management; communication; bullying support; goal setting and girl empowerment. These evidence informed programs incorporate the Search Institute’s 40 Developmental Asset Building research and have been well received and sought after.

Check out our Community Connections & Events for FUN family activities and weekly challenges.

13+ Years

 

Babysitter Training Course

The Babysitter Training Course can help prevent injuries and promote responsible management of common situations that may arise while children are under the care of babysitters. This in-depth course is designed to develop transferable skills, and is delivered focussing on lectures, small group discussions, problem solving, student presentations, inquiry, role-playing and instructor-led demonstrations. This program has been developed by the Canada Safety Council and is designed for young people who will reach the age of 12 or older within the calendar year. A final exam will be held on the last session. Participants must attend all sessions and obtain a passing grade of 75% on the final exam in order to obtain certification.

Registration:
Online

Dates:
July 23, 2020 - July 24, 2020

 

Cooking Club – The Independent Chef – Online

Cooking is a life-long skill that everyone should learn, and it’s important to start with the basics. This program is an adapted version of our Cooking Club program that is intended for youth aged 13-18. Participants will learn safe kitchen practices, basic skills like how to properly use a knife, how to boil an egg, and how to avoid cross contamination when working with raw meat, as well as how to cook basic meals for themselves, or their family and friends. These are foundational skills will significantly impact their confidence in the kitchen. Let’s get cooking!

To subscribe to our YouTube Channel: Family Futures Resource Network YouTube

Dates:
May 15, 2020 - July 3, 2020

 

Engage

Join our Child & Youth Team for a weekly afternoon program for 13-15 year olds to engage the heart, mind, and body. Step out of your comfort zone and get and get your heart pumping, wrack your brain to win the scavenger hunt race, escape a room to find the hidden treasure, and test your limits through a series of obstacle courses with your fellow team mates. These weeks will challenge your heart, mind, and body, but you’ll leave laughing and wanting more. Do you have what it takes? Come and find out!

Registration:
Online

Dates:
August 7, 2020 - August 28, 2020

 

Instagram Challenges for Teens

Join our Instagram Challenges every Thursday from April 30 – June 25. Learn some new skills, show us your creative side, and have fun!!
All entries must be tasteful and respectful—any inappropriate entries will be discarded and users will be notified. When sending your entries to us, you are consenting to have us share this on our Instagram and it will be public to our viewers.*

 

Dates:
April 30, 2020 - June 25, 2020