Family Futures Resource Network offers child and youth programs developed to increase social skills for children and youth ages 6-18 such as problem-solving; friendship building; anger management; communication; bullying support; goal setting and girl empowerment. These evidence-informed programs incorporate the Search Institute’s 40 Developmental Asset Building research and have been well received and sought after.
If you need any additional resources, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 780-413-4521.
We have created some online programs, services and support options. These are on each program page, the At-Home Family Fun page, and our YouTube channel.
Please note, that some of our Early Childhood Development programs go up to 6-years-old.
Check here for additional programs that may be applicable to your family.
6–10 years | In this exciting art program, we will explore various mediums of art and the children will bring home their creations for the whole family to enjoy. Along with art projects, each child will get to unleash their creativity through a variety of games and activities that will boost their confidence and let loose their imagination.
10 years and up | Ideally, children should be supervised at all times by a responsible adult. However, today’s family situations often cannot accommodate this. The Home Alone Program is designed to provide children with the necessary skills and knowledge to be safe and responsible when home alone for short periods of time. It will help them understand how to prevent problems, handle real-life situations, and keep them safe and constructively occupied. This program has been developed by the Canada Safety Council and is recommended for children who are at least 10 years of age and up. Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.
8–12 years | In this program we will use scientific inquiry while doing fun and interesting hands on activities. Expect to create, innovate, and fascinate while using collaborative problem solving efforts and developing critical analysis skills.
6–9 years | This is a time to have fun playing a variety of games and activities. Learn some new skills, be creative, and have fun!! This is a time to have fun playing a variety of games and activities. Learn some new skills, be creative, and have fun!!
10–12 years | Explore fun activities and play games. Design your own unique activities and experience team building opportunities. Show your creative side and have fun!
8-12 years | Develop an understanding of how strong emotions can affect your lives and relationships, learn healthy ways of identifying and expressing emotions and build healthy communication skills in a safe and supportive environment.
8–12 years | Have you ever wanted to explore different musical mediums? Come join us to explore boom whackers and Djembe drums and learn a few things about the wonderful world of music.
7–10 years | Participants train as knights who learn how to protect their immediate realm from damage and danger. This program teaches kids the elements of personal responsibility in the context of their neighbourhood. Participants learn how to keep their community safe, environmentally friendly, beautiful, and positive. Join our team as we explore the concepts of neighbourhood citizenship through the eyes of heroes of old: knights.
Family Futures Resource Network provides information, education and support to individuals, parents and families. We are the only family resource centre in south Edmonton, that offers this range of services and programs. We are a network of programming sites embedded within the communities we serve.
#101, 4341 Savaryn Drive SW Edmonton, Alberta T6X 2E8
Monday to Friday
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