ELCC & Community Development

ELCC & Community Development is designed to be a hub for resources for families, early childhood educators, and childcare programs in Calgary and the surrounding area.

We host workshops and seminars presented by community partners, agencies and industry professionals as well as source and build custom professional development events.

All major workshops hosted by ELCC & Community Development are eligible for professional development funding for accredited programs.

 

Join us as we create a new standard for School Age Care training.

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Upcoming Events
Mar 28

Artistic Expression for School Age Care

March 28, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
We would like to invite you to join us to express your love through art in the month of February! Learn to incorporate a vision... Read more
Apr 02

Effectively Engaging in Difficult Conversations

April 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
AECEA & GOVERNMENT APPROVED! Apply for funding! In most difficult conversations, there are different perceptions of the same reality at play. You may believe you... Read more
Apr 06

First Aid/CPR

April 6, 2019 @ 9:00-5:00pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
First Aid Medical Skills & Education - Red Cross One Day! Certified First Aid Specialist. Re-certification & Full certification Join our First Aid Specialist for... Read more
Apr 09

Prevent It! Taking Action to Stop Child Sexual Abuse

April 9, 2019 @ 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
This workshop is useful for all adults, especially those seeking training for staff and volunteers in the prevention of child sexual abuse, needing to respond... Read more
Apr 18

Get Outside & Play!

April 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
"Play is the work of the child", and one of our key roles as educators is to create spaces that allow unstructured play that stimulates... Read more
Apr 23

Child Abuse & Early Intervention

April 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Statistics Canada reports that one out of every three Canadians has experienced child abuse prior to age 16. Prolonged exposure to traumatic events, such as... Read more
Apr 29

Sense-ational Science

April 29, 2019 @ 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Dubasov Dance & Wellness: 12 - 6325 12 ST SE Calgary, AB T2H 2K1
GOVERNMENT APPROVED! Apply for funding! Experience interactive science-based sensory activities to ignite your student senses, spark their imaginations and create wonder. Participants will get hands-on... Read more
May 04

Home Alone Course

May 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Child Safe Canada will prepare your youth for all of the important steps of being home alone. Without some basic skills, being on your own... Read more
May 07

Leading Successful Field-Trips & Community Adventures

May 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am -12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Calling all Afterschool Professionals! Out-trips are a ton of fun and a helpful way to build leadership and citizenship with youth, but is your program... Read more
May 23

Mini Me Yoga

May 23, 2019 @ 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Participants will understand how to engage & encourage children to learn yoga at their own pace and have FUN during the process. Participants will actively... Read more
May 30

Growth, Leadership & You – for Early Learning Care Professionals

May 30, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Calling all Early Learning Care professionals eager for growth! ELCC wants to make your growth our priority. This session will have participants learn more about... Read more
Jun 06

Build Momentum: Recruit, On-Board, Coach & Retain

June 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ELCC & Community Development Education Centre
Finding the right team is a skill. Join us as we explore best practices for hiring, orientation, and onboarding new team members in the  ECE... Read more
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ELCC & Community Development invites you to submit a proposal to present to the school age care community.

ELCC & Community Development invites you to submit a proposal to present to the school age care community.

We aren’t just looking for “experts”; we want people with stories and experiences to share! School age care teams, educators, parents, researchers, agencies and community builders are all encouraged to present. If you haven’t presented a professional development event, don’t worry – we can help every step of the way.

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School Age Care Consulting

School Age Care Consulting

Let us help your school age care program reach it’s fullest potential!

We can help you revitalize your program in areas such as programming, leadership, staff morale, policy building, customized professional development or creating a successful business growth plan.

Our goal is to help raise the quality of the Early Childhood Education industry in Alberta. Contact us to help make your program more professional, profitable, and exciting for your families and staff.
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