Music and Movement Therapy Program
Sep
23
9:30 PM21:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

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Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Sep
30
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

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Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Oct
7
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Oct
21
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Oct
28
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Nov
4
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Nov
18
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

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Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Nov
25
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

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  • Google Calendar ICS

Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Dec
2
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Music and Movement Therapy Program
Sep
16
9:30 AM09:30

Music and Movement Therapy Program

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Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families is excited to launch their new Music and Movement Therapy program beginning Fall 2019. This 10 week program is available to all children, birth to 5 years of age, living with a neuromotor disability.

Space is Limited. Registration is required.

For more details click here: Music and Movement Therapy

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Wheelchair Accessible Van Event
Sep
15
12:30 PM12:30

Wheelchair Accessible Van Event

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Please join us for an informative evening and discover solutions for transporting individuals with mobility challenges. Wheelchair accessible vans of unique styles, designs and configurations, will be on display for you to view and explore!

Information on various funding options will be available.

Registration encouraged but not required

If you are unable to attend but would like the information provided on this day please email karen@calgarycp.org or reach out to our office at (403) 205-4935

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Paperwork and Pastries
Sep
10
9:30 AM09:30

Paperwork and Pastries

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Do you have a ‘To Do’ list… and it keeps growing and growing? Let us help you check some of those items off your list!

Join us at the CPKF office for a morning of completing all that paperwork that needs to be submitted. Do you have FSCD submissions to do? Have you wanted to try online submission?
Is it time to apply for PDD? Do you need help completing an application for an Access2 card?

Coffee and snacks will be provided. For any questions please call the office (403) 205-4935

Click below to register. Registration appreciated but not required. Last minute availability welcome.

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Salem's Poker Run
Sep
1
12:00 PM12:00

Salem's Poker Run

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The Salem’s Circle Poker Run is an exciting charity event where participants travel to five different locations and collect cards to create the best poker hand. It’s your chance to win prizes while supporting a great cause!

Come join us on Sunday September 1st, 2019 for your seat at the table.
It doesn’t matter what you drive, all two and four wheeled vehicles are welcome!

How can you buy in?
You don’t need to be a card shark or expert gambler to participate in this year’s event.It’s as easy as turning the key and driving to different locations in and around Calgary. Bring your friends and family and make a day of it!

10:00am – 12:00pm – Registeration at Calgary Harley-Davidson Coffee and breakfast provided!
Routes and information sheets will also be handed out.

12:00pm – Wheels up! Travel to the first location. Then follow the map…

3:00pm – 4:00pm - Arrive at Big Sky BBQ to collect your last card. Food and drinks are available for purchase to celebrate completing your hand! Prizes will be handed out for best hand, worst hand as well as several other categories. Take this opportunity to bid on some amazing silent auction items.

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Show and Shine - Emily Follensbee
Jun
8
10:00 AM10:00

Show and Shine - Emily Follensbee

Emily Follensbee
1st Annual

Show and Shine Street Festival

When: June 8, 2019 from 10 to 2 / Where: 5139 14 Street SW

Join us rain or shine

■ Some of the coolest cars in Calgary

■ Entertainment and activities

■ Food Trucks

■ Raffle draws

■ Snacks, refreshments and bake sale

■ Photo booth

■ Wheelchair accessible drop off and pick up zone

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Calaway Park - Light Up A Child's Life
Jun
1
to Jun 2

Calaway Park - Light Up A Child's Life

It is that time of year again

Calaway Park is getting ready for another fun filled weekend for

Light Up A Child’s Life at Calaway Park

Saturday, June 1st, 2019 from 9am-7pm, or Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 from 9am-7pm
(with exclusive use of the park from 9am-10am each day)

Priority will be given to current members of Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families.

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Yeah Baby!
May
25
2:00 PM14:00

Yeah Baby!

Wild Rose Brewery is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Calgary Flames cup win with the Yeah Baby! Red Ale, a collaboration brew with Tamarack Brewing

Join Wild Rose Brewery and the Flames Alumni at the taproom on May 25th to reminisce about that magical cup run.

Party Starts at 2:00pm
Earl James Stevenson Band starts at 4:00pm

Proceeds from 473ml can purchases go to Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families

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Coffee Social
May
14
9:30 AM09:30

Coffee Social

COME JOIN US FOR A COFFEE AND A CONVERSATION ABOUT TRAVEL

Accessible Travel Agent & world traveler, David Lyons-Black,
will be joining us to share his experiences, give tips, and answer questions.

Childcare provided!
This coffee social is open to anyone raising a child with a disability.
Registration appreciated but not required.

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Annual General Meeting
May
9
7:00 PM19:00

Annual General Meeting

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Registration is appreciated but not mandatory.
We look forward to seeing you.

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Alternative Therapies Night
Apr
24
6:30 PM18:30

Alternative Therapies Night

Come join us on
Wednesday, April 24 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Alternative Therapies Night

Our evening will begin with each practitioner providing a 15 minute presentation about the benefits of their therapies for children with cerebral palsy and other neuromotor conditions. There will also be a chance to mingle with the practitioners and ask questions. Please note: The information provided by each practitioner is for informational purposes only. Any opinions, views and therapies are not endorsed by Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families.

Linette Lahey, Cuevas Medic Exercises (CME) Practitioner and Physical Therapist

Linette Lahey is a Physiotherapist and CME practitioner. She assesses and treats children with orthopedic, neurological and developmental conditions and sports injuries. In the fall of 2012, Linette completed training in CME Level 1 and is enjoying using those new skills with her clients.

Renee Gray, ABM NeuroMovement® Practitioner for Children with Special Needs

Renee Gray is a Certified Anat Baniel Method Practitioner specializing in working with Children with Special Needs. The Anat Baniel Method is a science based approach that accesses the power of the brain’s plasticity by providing specific movements and the nine essentials.

Eric Ferron, Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner

Practitioner Eric graduated from the New York Feldenkrais Institute after 4 years of studies.  In the course of his training, Eric became convinced that somatic education allows everyone to find easy, congruent, organic ways to considerably improve their body coordination, and life, particularly children who are at the age of “natural learning” and show cerebral palsy symptoms.

Abigail Aldridge, Conductive Education Practitioner

Conductive Education focuses on integrating the child's physical, occupational, cognitive and speech goals. The children receive specialized support to move under the guidance of our specialized therapists called ''conductors”. Conductors ensure that a variety of educational psychology tools are implemented to help the child learn new skills.


Where: Cerebral Palsy Kids and Families Community Room

Who: This event is open to anyone raising a child with with a disability


Registration is appreciated but not required. Last minute arrivals always welcome.

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Family - Caregiver Meet Up
Apr
24
6:00 PM18:00

Family - Caregiver Meet Up

Following the February event on Collaborating with Caregivers, as requested by you, we are back with a meet up event for the families and caregivers to meet, get to know each other and network.

The event will be held on April 24th from 6:00 pm - 8:00pm at the Cerebral Palsy Association in Alberta, 12001 44 Street SE.

 To register for the event, please follow this link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/family-caregiver-meet-up-tickets-59861072078

 

Families are encouraged to bring along the family members they are seeking a caregiver for. The event is free and open to the public, so please feel free to pass it on to those who might be interested in joining.

 

Coffee and treats provided

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Coffee Social: CRA and Payroll
Apr
16
9:30 AM09:30

Coffee Social: CRA and Payroll

Come Join Us for a coffee and a conversation about PAYROLL

We are excited to have special guest: Canada Revenue Agency joining us for a confidential conversation on Tuesday, April 16th at 9:30am. An excellent opportunity to bring any questions to be answered regarding payroll and your FSCD/PDD/AISH contracts.

-how to set up a payroll account
-when to set up a payroll account
-do I need a payroll account
-vacation pay
-overtime
-contract vs. employee

This coffee social is open to anyone raising a child with a disability

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