About Us

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 Children’s Services.

THE AFKA CURRENTLY HAS VACANCIES ON OUR BOARD AS FOLLOWS:
  • Treaty 6 & 7 –  If you are interested in filling one of these positions, please contact AFKA Executive Director, Melissa Jones at 780-701-4090 or by email
  • South Region – If you are interested in filling this position, please contact the association presidents in the South to learn more:

Members of the AFKA Board must be either an AFKA Foster, Kinship or Lifetime Member. Details on becoming an AFKA Foster or Kinship Caregiver Member can be found on our membership page.