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Welcome to the Alberta Foster and Kinship Association

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Alberta Foster Parent Association

The Alberta Foster and Kinship Association is a non-profit, charitable organization, which provides support to foster and kinship families, advocates for the rights of children, educates the community about foster and kinship care, provides and arranges for training and social gatherings, and serves as a liaison between foster and kinship families and Alberta Child and Family Services Division.

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Alberta 2018 POW WOW’s


2018 Alberta Pow Wow’s Visit: https://calendar.powwows.com/events/categories/pow-wows/pow-wows-in-alberta/ for some Pow Wow’s in Alberta in 2018 Below you will find some calendars showing Dates of Pow Wow’s in Treaty 6 JUNE 2018 Summer Pow Wow Calendar JULY 2018 Summer Pow Wow Calendar AUGUST 2018 Summer Pow Wow Calendar SEPTEMBER 2018 Summer Pow Wow Calendar Additional POW WOW not…

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AFKA Bursary – Deadline June 1st


The AFKA bursary fund is designed to assist foster, former foster, adopted, or a biological child of a foster or *kinship caregiver or a child currently placed with or formerly placed with a *kinship caregiver to continue education in either a college, university, vocational institution, or for other special educational pursuits. All applications must be…

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Family Circle Night – May 31

Hosted by Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society and Government of Alberta Join us for a night of Pow Wow dancing, music and teachings Dinner: Indian taco in a bag w/hotdogs Date: May 31, 2018 Location: Parkdale School: 11648 – 85 Street NW Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Call for more info: 780-481-3451

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AFKA Summer Camps

Alberta Foster and Kinship Association’s summer camp programs are a great opportunity to help children and youth gain confidence, pride and sense of accomplishment through games, crafts, water activities and socializing with peers. The Summer Camps available for 2018 are: Girls ages 6 – 12: July 8 – 13, 2018 Boys ages 6 – 12…

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AFKA’s 19th Annual Indigenous Cultural Teachings Weekend

Registration for our 19th Annual Indigenous Cultural Teachings Weekend is now open! Date: September 14 – 16, 2018 Location: Brownell Children’s Retreat ( Approximately 14 km’s NW of Sundre, AB)   Download Registration Package Here

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Alberta Foster Parent Association

a non-profit, charitable organization