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August 6, 2021

May 19, 2022
AFKA Awards – Nomination Deadline – June 15

The AFKA 2022 Awards nominations are underway! We at the AFKA believe in the importance of recognizing those who go above and beyond to provide children and youth in care…

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May 19, 2022
AFKA Bursary

This bursary is designed to help in continuing education in a college, university, vocational institution or other special educational pursuits. A minimum of two bursaries will be awarded annually by the…

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May 4, 2022
Family Fun Art Contest

Family Fun Art Contest Contest opens on April 1st, 2022 and will close on May 31st, 2022 at midnight. This art contest aims to inspire creativity in children and youth,…

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Apr 11, 2022
Happy Easter – AFKA Office Hours

The AFKA office will be closed on Good Friday (April 15th) and Easter Monday (April 18th). We will resume regular office hours on Tuesday, April 19th at 8:15 AM. Should…

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Mar 20, 2022
National Poison Prevention Week – March 20 – 26, 2022 – #NPPW22

March 20 – 26, 2022 is National Poison Prevention Week! This year, the Injury Prevention Centre (IPC), the Poison and Drug Information Service (PADIS), Alberta Health Services, and community partners…

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Mar 10, 2022
Honouring Social Workers

March is National Social Work Month and March 6 – 12 is Social Work Week! The Alberta Foster and Kinship Association is proud to honour Social Workers during National Social…

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Mar 7, 2022
Caregiver Support Pilot Project – Group Support Sessions

    The Alberta Foster and Kinship Association, in collaboration with Little Warriors, is beginning the much-anticipated pilot project for caregiver supports! The group support portion of the pilot is…

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Feb 28, 2022
Research Study – Looking for Participants

Attn: Foster Parents… University of Alberta Ph.D. student Brendon Pratt is conducting a qualitative study exploring the relationships between foster children and biological children of foster parents in the home….

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