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Relationships Build Good Mental Health in Children

Resiliency helps with life’s bumps and potholes A child’s foundation for good mental health is built early in life through his experiences, including his...
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All Types of Play Build Skills for Children

Play is the foundation on which children build lifelong skills and positive relationships with themselves and others Who will be the princess and who...
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Breaking Down the 2016 EDI Results

Last issue we shared the Provincial Results of the 2016 EDI Data Collection Process. To recap, this data reveals that a higher percentage...
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2016 EDI Community Profiles

In 2008, Alberta Education launched a five-year Early Childhood Mapping (ECMap) research project to gather developmental information on kindergarten-aged children in Alberta. This...
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Outdoor Play for Winter

Winter outdoor play is so much fun! All ages can get into the groove of doing some physical activity everyday! Just remember to...
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Happy Holidays, Calgary!

It is hard to believe it is already December and another year is coming to a close. At Calgary Humane Society, we wanted...
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Tips for Handling Holiday Stress

Christmas is a joyous, and stressful, time of year! Not only are the adults stressed, but kids can get stressed as well!Christmas is...
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The Decibel Dilemma – Protecting Playtime

Children experience sound in their environment every day. Normally, these sounds are at safe levels and won’t damage their hearing. However, it’s not...
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Halloween Hazards! Keeping Your Pet Safe

Happy October!It’s hard to believe but Halloween is just around the corner! Soon the streets will be flooded with little ghouls and goblins...
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Happy September!

We hope you all had a great summer! At Calgary Humane Society, we are winding down from another successful season of summer camps...
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Back to School Health Checklist

It’s that time of year again. Store shelves are stacked with back-to-school supplies and racks of summer clothes are being replaced with sweaters...
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Teaching Your Child “Grown Up” Responsibilities

Age 5 is a “big” age as these kids are starting Kindergarten and developing so many more skills!Children are becoming more independent and...