Parent Cafe

We are very excited to announce our support for the Laughing, Loving, Learning Thru' The First 2000 Day's Coalitions Parent Cafe. With our support they will be continuing to develop their program and can continue providing it to the community free of charge for the remainder of 2015. 

The Parent Cafes are informal group conversations that teach local parents vital parenting skills which subsequently impact their children's early brain development. 

For more information on this great program contact Denise Norton at 403-634-9979, celebratechildhood@gmail.com or Facebook: Celebrate Childhood.

Glenwood & Hill Spring Home Cooked Meal Service

We are very excited to announce our support for the Glenwood and Hill Springs Senior's Services Home Cooked Meal Service. 

If you, or anyone you know, is living in and around the villages of Glenwood and Hill Spring and would like to take advantage of this amazing program (delicious food from Tina's Cafe delivered right to your door) then please call either Evelyn Wells at 403-929-3970 or Roxanne Kelner at 403-626-3997 to get signed up.  Please be advised that this program is intended to help our local populations age in place and to assist senior's and individuals with limited mobility to live a more independent and fulfilling life. 

Hill Spring Learning Through Play Group

Cardston & District FCSS is pleased to announce their support for the Hill Spring Learning Through Play Group.  The group will be meeting on the Second and Fourth Tuesday of every month  from 9:00 - 11:30 am at the Hill Spring Community Centre.

Young children learn best through play, by acting out the world around them. They are able to experiment in a safe, planned environment, on their own with their peers, learning new skills and increasing their knowledge and development in a;; areas. Helping to create strong, ambitious, and independent individuals. 

The Learning Through Play group will be a structured environment with several play stations set up, each with a different game or activity that focuses on developing different abilities within the child. Each station will have a different topic based on the child's interest and will allow open-ended play experiences for the children to develop and hone their social, physical, intellectual, creative, and emotional development.  

Wiggles, Rhymes and Musical Times

Cardston & District FCSS is proud to announce that they will be funding the Parent Link Centre's new "Wiggles, Rhymes and Musical Times" program for 2015.

The program will run on Fridays from 10:00 - 11:30 am, and is for parent and their children (birth to 5), at the Parent Link Centre located in the Provincial Building. 

Parents and children will gather together and learn through various rhymes and songs. Once a month the group will focus on the importance of music in learning language skills and in healthy brain development. Participants will receive copies of songs and rhymes to continue their great work at home. Songs and rhymes from other cultures will also be incorporated. 

This program will be running until December 31, 2015.