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Alberta Health Services Healthy Parents, Healthy Children is a practical guide to pregnancy and parenting for children up to 6 years of age. Visit our mobile-friendly website, healthyparentshealthychildren.ca, or pick up your free copies of the Healthy Parents, Healthy Children books from your community or public health centre.
Join our classes! Alberta Health Services Professional Parenting Educators provide reliable, current parenting and early childhood education.
Did you know that Calgary Public Library cards are free? Your Library card provides access to free programs, books, movies, music, eBooks, and online magazines and newspapers for the entire family. The Library also offers free online homework help with Brainfuse - any subject, any grade. Try Beanstack! Receive a personalized, librarian-endorsed weekly book recommendation by email matched to your family’s ages and interests.
The Foothills Children’s Wellness Network is a collaborative network of people, communities, and early childhood services in the Foothills region, all working together to promote the importance of early childhood development. Together, we are coordinating and maximizing resources to support the growth and development of our children.
The G.R.I.T. Calgary Society offers a highly individualized home, community, and school-based education/therapeutic program designed to meet the unique needs and aspirations of the child and family. Our education/therapy teams have extensive experience and educational backgrounds in special education and paediatric therapy. We are a nonprofit charitable organization, and have provided services to children with disabilities ages 2.5 to 5.5 in the Calgary area since 1995.
Corinne Brodeur, BSW; Kathy Neuwirth, ED Assistant. Just 4 U Family Services provides care for special-needs/typical children, youth, and adults. We provide staff consistency and quality care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Services provided are: Hourly respite and overnights in both the family and staff home, community aide/outings, care for complex medical needs, work-related care, sibling care, and homemaking services.
Many mothers want to breastfeed their babies, but some stop sooner than planned. Connecting with La Leche League (LLL) can make the difference to reaching your breastfeeding goals. LLLC Calgary offers mother-to-mother breastfeeding support and information by email, over the phone, or at monthly meetings. Check us out at lllc.ca/find-group-alberta or phone 403-242-0277 for more information or assistance; Facebook, facebook.com/lalecheleaguecanada; and Twitter, twitter.com/LLLCanada.
We are a family-centered psychology practice for children and youth ages 3 to 18. We offer child therapy for Anxiety, Depression, OCD, and other concerns. We provide psychological and educational assessments for ADHD, Learning Disability, Giftedness, Autism, Intellectual Disability, Sensory Impairments. Our written reports are reader-friendly with practical recommendations for home and school. We can provide documentation to support school enrollment, exam accommodations, individual program plans, and government programs.
Nanny Tax Frustration Relief. We offer a no-hassle payroll tax calculation and remittance service that caters to people with a nanny or elder-caregiver in Canada. We take the confusion out of payroll tax deductions, room and board, T4s, ROEs, and other paperwork. Pass your nanny payroll tax headaches on to us!
Post Natal Helpers Ltd. provides part-time child care services for families with newborns, toddlers, preschoolers, and/or special-needs children. While we are in the home, the parent has the option to stay to rest or to leave. Post Natal Helpers are available in the daytime as well as evenings and weekends.
Preschoolers love to be active - they run, jump, sing, leap, and climb at every opportunity. Active learning develops active children who learn to make physical activity part of their lives. Registration for our 2019/2020 school-year, seasonal, and drop-in playschool programs is now open. Our programs are designed for children 2 to 4 years old and run from September to June for the school-year program. Seasonal and drop-in programs are ongoing. Children will learn through play, crafts, stories, and educational themes using a variety of resources and amenities with the guidance of our experienced instructors. Visit us online to learn more or to register.
Over 35 years in early childhood education! We believe a firm foundation will help your child succeed in their future educational pursuits. Emphasis is placed on intellectual, gross motor skill and fine motor skill development, and social and emotional growth. 1- and 2-year-old parented programs enhance early learning development and strengthen family and community relationships. 2.5-year-old unparented program with small classes provide a solid stepping stone to our 3-, 4-, and 5-(Kindergarten) year-old programs.
New child care in downtown with child-focused learning through play. Accepting children 12 months to 5 years old. At Kids Avenue Early Learning Centre, we believe that the first 5 years of a child’s life are a time of amazing learning and growth. The role of our centre is to work alongside families - taking the time to learn what makes your child special, understanding your child’s cultural background, and listening to what you want from the early education and care experience.
KidsU is an accredited daycare and preschool that can accept infants and children up to Kindergarten-age. We offer parents a safe, clean, caring environment with a strong educational program that also encourages the wonderment of play, physical movement, and social interaction. Our educational approach integrates right brain, left brain, and movement learning into a program designed to build strong, healthy, whole-brain children.
New discoveries daily for your preschoolers! Watch the magic and wonder in their eyes as they run beside an otter swimming by, come nose to beak with a penguin, and get up close to some of nature’s most amazing creatures during the free daily creature feature! We also host free story time every Thursday at 10:30am in the Karsten Discovery Center.
We recognize the importance of total wellness for you and your growing baby. That’s why we offer moms-to-be prenatal programs such as fitness, yoga, and gentle aquasize. After the baby is born, join one of our Parent & Baby Fit Together programs. Learn fun and safe exercises you can do with your baby. Our staff are professionally-trained and there to help, when you need it. Visit us online or pick up our Recreation Program Guide to find activities that will keep you active pre- and post-pregnancy.
Tot Spot & Baby Spot encourage psycho-social development and physical literacy in young children, creating a safe, welcoming space that encourages movement and exploration. Tot Spot is filled with soft gymnastics equipment, climbing structures, and a bouncy castle to keep toddlers and preschoolers engaged and active. Baby Spot features soft mats and sensory toys designed specifically for crawlers. Structured Parent & Tot classes will help build a solid foundation of gymnastics skills and physical literacy.
Established in 1966, Lycée Louis Pasteur is Calgary’s premier French school. Our full-day preschool program allows your child to learn French, socialize, and acquire the basics of reading, writing, and numeracy. Maximum preschool class size: 16 students. Certified teacher and assistant are in each class. Teachers are certified by the French Ministry of Education. No prior French needed. Before- and after-school care available. Break week and summer child care available.
Trico Centre for Family Wellness wants your family to be active! Children’s programs like skating, swimming, sports, dance, gymnastics, art, and martial arts are designed to teach children fundamental movement skills, confidence, and a love of being active. Huge, clean fitness centre.
Our Kids Illustration Workshops introduce children to the basics of illustration and design in a variety of fun, mixed media projects. We believe that children already have what it takes to create beautiful illustrations because of their vast imagination and we want to celebrate that! Workshops are offered for children ages 3 to 14 at various locations throughout the city. We also create fully customizable birthday workshops. Please visit our website at vanjakragulj.com/workshops for more details.
The Recreation Centre at Vecova is the perfect place for your family to be active in an inclusive wellness setting. Parents can bond with their babies in our land and water Parent and Baby fitness classes. We also offer children’s programs, including swimming and pre-school. Celebrate your child’s next birthday here with party themes that your kids will love. There’s lots to do for families of all abilities at Vecova!
YW Parent Link Centre offers free early childhood development programs for families with young children. Programs are free, fun, inclusive, and easy to access. We offer programs specifically for new and expecting parents such as Infant Massage, Baby Babble, Toddler Treasures, and more. Learn more or drop in today!
Aspenclean features a line of Ecocert products with organic essential oils, which are available for purchase in stores and at aspencleanproducts.com.
Family Fun, Fresh Air, Farm Animals... our little family farm welcomes visitors April through September. Fantastic Day Camps for 3 to 14 year olds, Birthday Parties, Easter and Pumpkin Hunts. Birthday Pony and Mini Farm can come out to your home! Our Farm Corral Petting Zoo is available for corporate and community functions.
A fun, interactive, two-day event held twice yearly, Spring and Fall. This tradeshow is designed to offer everything one needs from pre-baby, baby, toddler to school-age children. Local and National businesses exhibit showcasing the latest products assisting parents and caregivers every step of the way. Educational seminars from leading authorities provide valuable parenting tips and there are parented Play Zones, Arts and Crafts Zones, and non-stop Family Entertainment!
Share the magic of live music with your children! Experience the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra’s family programs. Try the creative and fun Symphony Sundays for Kids, matinee performances suitable for ages 4 to 12, where kids can meet musicians and try instruments. Or embark on an adventure with a difference at exciting family concerts - from thrilling cartoon music specials to film spectaculars - your Calgary Philharmonic is for everyone!
Granary Road is a rich life experience for everyone. Mom, Dad, and Grandparents can sip coffee from the Saltbox while musing over the unique offerings in the public Market or nibble on something delicious from the wide variety of Food vendors while the kids explore the adventures of an Active Learning Park the likes of which Alberta, and maybe North America, has never seen before!
Day Out With Thomas provides an opportunity for kids to take a ride with their favorite tank engine, meet the railway controller, Sir Topham Hatt, have fun in the Imagination Station, enjoy face painting, musical entertainment, and much more! Get ready for The Big Adventures Tour at Heritage Park Historical Village in Calgary! For more information, visit the website.
South Calgary’s newest community by Anthem United. Introducing a new master-planned community where roots take hold and dreams come true. With home styles designed for all of life’s milestones - street towns, laned homes, and front-drive garage homes - Belmont is a community that can support your family’s aspirations. With access to every activity and amenity imaginable, from hiking trails to shopping areas, golf courses, and Kindergarten to Grade 12 schools, it’s a place where opportunities unfold.
Located just off Highway 1, on the west side of Calgary, Crestmont West offers a secluded community setting just minutes away from the busy city. With close proximity to the mountains, Crestmont West provides a perfect balance of work, play, and unspoiled natural green space.
As one of the biggest and most established communities in Northwest Calgary, Evanston has two new schools within the community, more green space, and an environment created for growing families to flourish.
Truly diverse communities are what make vibrant cities. This belief is at the core of Redstone. More than 2.3 kilometres of pathways weave throughout the community, connecting people with the outdoors. The Participark, basketball net, playground equipment, and many green spaces throughout encourage an active lifestyle. Easy access to Costco, CrossIron Mills, and other nearby retail make getting what you need, when you need it, easy! Redstone has two future school sites, and a future commercial development. With the future plans to expand the LRT, Redstone will have everything you need in a Northeast Calgary location.
Homes that fit… you! We want you to love your home, every time you walk through the door. Our highly-trained sales team will help guide you in finding a home that suits your individual needs, from finding the right location for your dream to become reality, to assisting with selecting the model that suits you, to choosing the details that will make it your own. We are not just building homes; we are building comfort.
We believe in families. Big ones. Loud ones. For Italians, delicious, bountiful meals are a way of life and the dining table is where we bond. It’s where families come together, friends are found, memories are made, and business is done. Come, step into Italy. Grocery. Deli. Bakery. Café.
Discover our great quality and variety of fresh foods, fashionable products for your home, and a complete pharmacy to serve all of your family needs. Find everything your baby needs through all life stages: Diapers, wipes, feeding, toys, and more. You will love our selection of President’s Choice Organic foods and stylish Joe Fresh clothing line. We bring you great prices on your favorite products and services, all together under one roof!
AmnioSense blue™ panty liners are for women experiencing unidentified vaginal discharge during pregnancy. It’s the only over-the-counter amniotic fluid leak detection self-test in Canada which, in addition to giving results that are as accurate as in-hospital tests, is non-invasive and allows for constant monitoring - wherever, whenever.
Dental Care for Children is a Paediatric dental office that has specialized in caring for infants, children, and special-needs patients for over 40 years. Dr. Farida Saher, Dr. Carmen Cymbalisty, and Dr. Leonard Smith, along with our friendly and knowledgeable staff, aim to provide our patients and their parents with the ultimate dental experience (even in a latex-free environment!). We also offer treatment under general anaesthesia, when necessary. The recommended age for a child’s first dental visit is before their first birthday. Our goal is to educate all caregivers so your children never have dental decay!
Our two locations offer diagnostic imaging and techniques that promote personalized treatments. We specialize in Speed, Damon, *Incognito braces, as well as Invisalign. Our commitment is to earn your trust, with the goal of giving our patients a beautiful smile to show off! We take pride in the relationships we build and the results we provide. We look forward to meeting you! *Available at our Mission office.
First tooth? First visit! North Calgary Pediatric Dentistry is always accepting new patients! Open 7-3 with after-hour emergency care available, Dr. Rory Vinsky and Dr. Cameron Zealand are specialists in Pediatric Dentistry. Serving Calgary and neighboring communities in providing dental care for infants, children, and adolescents for over 20 years! No referrals necessary. Direct billing to insurance and zero interest payment plans are available.
Education and connecting young families for the prevention and treatment of baby headshape asymmetry. The Pediatric HeadShape Clinic provides the highest quality, collaborative care by experienced practitioners. Our 360 approach includes education and prevention, screening and monitoring, and treatment and bands. For your free consultation, call us today!
SCOPed Dentistry provides dental care to our pediatric patients, and our orthodontic patients of all ages, in a caring and comfortable setting. Both orthodontic and children’s dental care are provided by Canadian and American board-certified specialists in one convenient location. Collaboration of care between both specialists is available when the need arises. No referral necessary. Complimentary orthodontic consultations. Ample free parking.
Belliam Photos is a maternity, family, and newborn photography studio based in Calgary. It’s my goal to capture precious and memorable moments that you will be able to cherish forever. My home studio offers a quaint and comfortable environment with cozy seating and an assortment of props for your session. I offer bundles for cost-efficient packages. Come, sit back and relax while I capture timeless images of your family!
At Beaners Fun Cuts, our experienced stylists give the whole family great hair in a fun-filled atmosphere. Maybe it’s the themed chairs, movie screens, video games, or the ball pit, but we love kids, and they love us. We also offer clipper art, ear piercing, up-dos, braiding, baby’s first haircut, and professional hair care products. Book online at one of our four Calgary locations. Experience our haircuts!
Wee Feed specializes in breast pump sales and rentals (Medela and Ameda) with free delivery in Calgary on all orders over $50. Other items include Medela BabyWeigh scale rentals, The Baby Buddy nursing pillow, breast pump spare parts, and other breastfeeding accessories. Our goal is to help moms feed their babies and toddlers in the most healthy, comfortable, and convenient ways possible! To check out our Facebook page, visit facebook.com/weefeed.
Founded in 1930, Welcome Wagon is a Canadian-owned, free greeting service for families experiencing a lifestyle change. We greet people who are undergoing lifestyle changes with a friendly visit including moving to a new neighborhood, planning a wedding, expecting a baby, a new executive, manager or professional, or 50 plus.
Baby & Me is a maternity wear, nursing apparel, and baby gift boutique located in northwest Calgary. We believe in embracing motherhood in comfort and style. Our constantly updated mix of new and consigned clothing ensures we have an outfit for every occasion, every budget, and every style. Shopping for baby? We carry the very cutest new baby gift items, carriers, and more with a focus on Canadian and local companies.
We buy and sell preloved children’s clothing, equipment, toys, and more at a fraction of new prices. Our selection is amazing, and we pride ourselves in having the best quality merchandise. Local family owned in northwest Calgary. Visit us seven days a week! Reduce - Reuse - Recycle.
Find your new favorite place to shop for kids clothing, shoes, accessories + baby gear! We are a Calgary-based, online consignment store ran by two local moms, carrying sizes 0 to 14 years + specialize in mid- to high-end brands, small shop + handmade preloved pieces. We offer free pickup for your consignment items + we have partnered with three local businesses where you can pick up your order for free! Check us out on Instagram, too @washedandwornkids.
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