CAS website program description

 

Core Values: Intentional – Fun – Innovative – Inclusive – Holistic

 

The Families Matter Youth team offers various programming delivered with the intention of supporting healthy bodies and healthy minds of youth. With an innovative and fun-first approach, all of our programs intentionally develop skills and support personal growth for a strong foundation into becoming young adults. By fostering an inclusive environment, this allows  youth to feel safe in engaging with other participants and facilitators, all while discovering their interests. Our belief in valuing the individual and through strength-based practices, youth are able to cultivate meaningful experiences with long lasting impacts. Stress management, emotional regulation, connection, self-awareness and mindset are at the forefront of all our practices. Healthy minds are developed by nourishing creative expression, self-discovery, emotional literacy, and creating healthy habits. By promoting these life skills first, we are then able to address gaps and hit different interests to develop additional learning opportunities in an innovative way. Healthy bodies are supported by teaching physical literacy, teaching foundational nutrition practices, fostering social connections and discussing changes in their developing bodies.

By empowering youth and their families to ask for what they need, our offerings are continuously evolving to accommodate to the changing needs of the community. Our flexible and open-minded approach to services strives to reduce barriers in accessing supports all the while collaborating with various agencies to reach a broad range of families in dynamic ways. By embodying our core values, we strive to nurture youth into becoming their best selves for ongoing growth and motivating lifelong learning.

Chef on NSTEP x Families Matter: YOUTH COOKING CLASS (Midnapore)

Chef on NSTEP x Families Matter: In-Person YOUTH COOKING CLASS

May 24 – 31, 2022 (Tuesdays); 4-5:30pm

Families Matter and NSTEP are collaborating to offer a youth cooking class! This program focuses on teaching food literacy in a FUN and INTERACTIVE way.
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$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

#101 239 Midpark Way SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2X 1M2

Canvas Kids (Midnapore)

Canvas Kids (8-12yrs) In-Person at our Midnapore Family Resource Centre. 

June 7th – 28th (Tuesdays); 4-5:30pm

Finding the calm through chaos!
These art sessions focus on mindfulness and discussions around stress management and coping skills, all while ..

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$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

#101 239 Midpark Way SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2X 1M2

Chef on NSTEP x Families Matter: YOUTH COOKING CLASS (Horizon)

Chef on NSTEP x Families Matter: In-Person YOUTH COOKING CLASS

June 16th – 23rd, 2022 (Thursdays); 4-5:30pm

Families Matter and NSTEP are collaborating to offer a youth cooking class! This program focuses on teaching food literacy in a FUN and INTERACTIVE way...

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$ Cost (CAD): No Cost, Fully Subsidized

3404 25th St. N.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T1Y6C1