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Current Programming Bulletin 

Making healthy food choices while at school is important because:
school lunches and snacks: provide children with the energy and nutrients they need throughout the day. are a major source of the essential vitamins and minerals they need to grow and develop.

Plus 55 Club   

elderly and persons with disabilities and health conditions are more vulnerable to food insecurity due to their lower mobility, poor health, and lack of access to food and transportation.

Brainstorm Team Meeting
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CALGARY FAMILY PEER CONNECTIONS DURING THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC


Calgary Family Peer Connections’ (CFPC) focuses on empowering youth, their families and the community, connecting them with essential resources to meet their unique needs, in a rural setting. As mental health can carry a heavy stigma especially in rural communities, providing a firm foundation in the community encourages connectivity, education and unity for years to come. As well, reducing the trauma and isolation piece of COVID-19 in the community empowers clients with resilience to get through these tough times.


Our mission During the COVID 19 Pandemic


Calgary Family Peer Connections is to bridge the gap, connecting clients to the proper agencies, meeting their needs and reducing long term adverse effects from such an impactful pandemic. Simplifying the process of accessing appropriate and specific resources related to the struggles families are now experiencing because of COVID 19; helping the client fulfill their needs faster, more efficiently, which essentially is critical for mental health wellness during these uncertain times. CFPC provides an all-encompassing approach to mental wellness, including promoting physical health as well as research-based educational information to clients. Extensive research shows mental health is closely linked to our physical well being.

HOW WE OFFER TO HELP

During this uncertain time, we are privileged to serve our registered families. Our programming will look different during this time of social distancing, but we hope to build support programs as the days progress.

FAMILY PEER SUPPORT

REGISTER YOUR FAMILY

REGULAR CFPC PROGRAMS

FACE MASK

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ABOUT US

We are a safe environment we support all youth and their families regardless of family history, culture, language, sexual orientation, and gender identity, including body image and any struggles they may have.

 

THE CALGARY FAMILY PEER CONNECTIONS TEAM

Get to Know Us

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 LISA MARIE BOURQUE

Indigenous Consultant

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Registered  Social Worker

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JOHN KORETHOSKI

Project Superintendent
403 625 9237
jkorethoski1@yahoo.com

 

DONATIONS ARE WHAT KEEPS US GOING

Calgary Family Peer Connections Needs Your Supports


We are always desiring the ability to open doors for our communities, families, youth board, and volunteers. We are always open to learning opportunities and resources that are positive, continual, and supportive.   It takes a village, community to communicate and share for the positive of everyone.

Please share our emails with your community and resource partners and lists

We would be grateful if you would forward emails and information that you may feel would be of help to CFPC, we are grateful for our connections, partners, relationships and know that we would not be as effective and successful without the help of our community.

Jaquie@calgaryfpc.com

Donate Now
 

MOVING FORWARD TOGETHER

Supporting children and their immediate families is more important then before 
youth and families

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GET IN TOUCH

Jaquie Duhacek
Founder/ Senior Director Calgary Family Peer Connections
Pronoun: Her/She/Ms
PO Box 551
Stavely T01 1Z0
Alberta Registration Non-Profit (CRA) 741523336RC0001

403-682-7729

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