Category Archives: Family Support Services

  • Benefits of the Playground

    Posted on June 26, 2018 by admin in Family Support Services.

    We encourage you to get out, see the City, and let your children play.  Playgrounds can be a place where children can learn, socialize, and burn off all their extra energy. It can be a place where you find some peace for yourself. Fresh air, sunshine, and a change of venue can sometimes make all the difference for our little ones’ moods, temperaments and behaviours. […]

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  • Have an Accessible Summer

    Posted on July 4, 2017 by admin in Family Support Services.

    Ever wondered where to find accessible facilities and parks while touring around the city throughout the summer months? Look no further than Edmonton’s Community Facilities and Parks Accessibility Guide.  A quick overview of accessible City of Edmonton play spaces can also be found below with links to directions via Google Maps: Accessible Indoor Facilities for Summer […]

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  • Behavioural Supports

    Posted on April 3, 2017 by admin in Family Support Services.

    Here are some ideas for encouraging positive behaviours: Follow a daily routine and have a set bedtime ritual. Children feel more secure when they know what is going to happen next. Set clear specific house rules and have a family discussion about the new rules. Praise and reward your child whenever you see them engaging […]

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