Conference and Workshops

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CYCAA  Letter From the President  May 9, 2018   2018 conference letter 180508


CYCAA  Media Release about ISIBINDI   May 8, 2018   2018 Conference Isibindi Workshop 180508


CYCAA   Annual General Meeting – May 30, 2018   6 pm  Edmonton   More info to come


CYCAA PROVINCIAL CONFERENCE – May 30-June 1, 2018 – at MacEwan University in Edmonton.  There is an exciting pre-conference full day workshop on May 30 with Merle Allsopp and Zeni Thumbadoo from Isibindi in South Africa entitled “Community Based Child and Youth Care Work – Learnings from the Isibindi Model”.    Register through Eventbrite   2018 Conference – Isibindi Poster 2018 $50 includes breakfast and lunch for the Isibindi day. 

Then the  CYCAA Provincial Conference runs May 31 and June 1st  with a series of insightful workshops to attend.  Keynote speaker is Frank Delano.  Click on the following link  for  CYCAA Provincial Conference Registration & Tickets   Join us to learn more about Child and Youth Care in Alberta.




We invite your organization to participate in the 3rd Allies For Youth Connections Conference “Revitalizing Practice 2018” at the Edmonton Marriot at River Cree Resort.  There are exhibitor opportunities.  This Conference will bring together 600 policy makers, administrators, volunteers and front line staff.  Click on the link for more information and the exhibitor application form (Exhibitor deadline is April 15) . 2018 Notice Conference A4YC Exhibitor Letter 180315   Contact is Doreen Lesperance, Edmonton Young Offender Centre.



The Child and Youth Care Association of BC

CMHA Conference June 4 and 5, 2018 – Now We Are Stronger


ALIGN Several dates this spring for facilitation and training in family finding  ALIGN – BOOT CAMP FAMILY FINDING    Check the poster.



Transitions can be a difficult time for many children. We are offering you the opportunity to increase your toolbox with additional skills and strategies. We will cover assessments, visual spport strategies and offering choices to the clients. Skill building supports for the client will also be explored including modeling and motivators.

View our On-Demand webinars here…Webinars on Demand