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Welcome to the Alberta Foster and Kinship Association

a non-profit, charitable organization

Alberta Foster Kinship 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, provides and arranges for training and social gatherings, educates the public about foster and kinship care, and serves as a liaison between foster and kinship families and Alberta Child and Family Services Division.

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Alberta Foster Kinship Association

May 2020
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Grandparents and Daycare


An interesting article by Emily Oster, Author of Expecting Better and Cribsheet; Mom; Economics Professor., on the the risk assessment in making decisions related to childcare and visiting with grandparents in relation to the Covid-19 pandemic. https://emilyoster.substack.com/p/grandparents-and-day-care

May 2020
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Young Women of Power Virtual Conference – June 6


“The Annual Young Women of Power Conference is taking place all day Saturday, June 6, 2020 for the first time ONLINE. Girls will be able to watch and participate from home on a computer, tablet or smart phone.  This conference is ideal for girls ages 12 to 18ish designed to increase their confidence through active group sessions on…

Training & Events

Alberta Foster Kinship Association

2020 AFKA Annual Indigenous Cultural Teachings Weekend

Join is for the AFKA’s Annual Indigenous Cultural Teachings Weekend from September 11 – 13, 2020. Watch for more information to come in the New Year!

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47th Annual It’s All About Kids Conference

Dates: October 21st – 25th, 2020. Stay tuned for more information!

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Alberta Foster and Kinship Association

a non-profit, charitable organization