Caregiver Network Resource Index


NEW 2018


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ALIGN & AASP: Roadmap to COR Power Point Presentation
ALIGN Presentation: Bill 30:  OHS Act Changes
Update to AASP – Road Map To COR.
ALIGN Updates Regarding Bill 17 – Fair and Family-Friendly Workplaces Act
ALIGN Updates Regarding Bill 30 Occupational Health and Safety Act
The Indigenous Thought Leaders Presentation Videos
Indigenous Protocol Process Video’s
Sector News
Exhibitors Applications Open for Calgary Volunteer Fair Taking Place in October
CCVO Management Consulting Project Partnership with MBA program Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary Deadline August 15, 2018
The 2018 Boland Survey Open Now Deadline August 31, 2018
Alberta OHS August eNews
The Muttart Foundation Funding For Your Organization’s Professional Development
Burns Memorial Fund The Experience of the Collaborative Funders’ Table: A Learning Brief
CCVO Building an Alberta Nonprofit Election Toolkit
The Muttart Foundation Funding For Your Organization’s Professional Development
CCVO – A Whole New World: 4 Things to Watch for and Consider in the New OH&S Act July 2018
ACSW Your Professional Duties Around Take Home Naloxone Kits
Are You Personally Top 3 Reliable in Safety? By Kevin Burns 2018
Updates July 2018 FSCD Family Support for Children with Disabilities
A Stronger, Safer Tomorrow Action Plan Response to Panel Recommendations July 2018
Sector Training Events



Alberta Budget News & Responses
Caregiver Network News & Resources
Contracting News & Resources
Indigenous News & Resources
OHS News & Resources
PDD/FASD News/Resources
Workforce News & Resources

ALIGN Training & Workshops
ALIGN Presentation Materials and Videos

ALIGN Journal Submission
Sector Surveys
Upcoming Grants,Bursaries and Awards

Alberta Emergency After/Hours Caregiver Support
After-Hours Crisis Support Services for Caregivers
Pharmaceutical Nurse Supports Available
Lone Worker Safety
Mental Health Resources for Social Service Agencies & Workers
Natural Disasters – Supporting Client Trauma
Opioids – Staff Safety Resources
New Website – Fentanyl Safety for First Responders
The Role of Caregivers in Assessing and Managing Risk Related to Opioid Use – A Tip Sheet
ACSW Your Professional Duties Around Take Home Naloxone Kits

ALIGN Leadership Participation
ALIGN Leadership Development Program
Allying With Indigenous Peoples: The Practice of Omanitew
Indigenous Thought Leader Symposium/Videos
Indigenous Protocol Process Video’s
Indigenous Advisory Group
CWLC Board Member Updates
Elder Capacity Pilot

ALIGN Participation/Stakeholder – Client Focused Initiatives
Alberta Mentoring Partnership
Allying With Indigenous Peoples: The Practice of Omanitew
Bill 205 Advocates for Persons with Disabilities
Child Intervention Review Panel
Child Intervention Practice Framework (CIPF)
Disabilities Symposium Committee
Family Finding
Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD)
FOCS 101 Legacy Training Series
Mental Health & Suicide Action Plan
Pathways to Mental Health Making Every Step Count for Children in Care
Provincial Trauma Training Group
Resiliency Framework (Previously Early Intervention – Prevention and Early Intervention Framework)
Signs of Safety
Transitioning From Care: A Guide for Caregivers Revised 2016

ALIGN Participation/Stakeholder Workplace/Contracting
Procurement Advisory Table (PAT)
Collaboration Table (Formerly The Foster Care Negotiation Table

Recent Alberta Government Resources Children in Care
A Stronger, Safer Tomorrow
Caregivers -Employment Standards Exceptions: Includes Am I a Caregiver?
CFS Regions Caseload Trends 1015-16 to 2017-18 Presentation by Jon Reeves E.D. Child Intervention – Southern Alberta  May 2018 pdf
Government of Alberta Child Intervention Fact Sheets – February 1, 2018
2017 Compensation Guide for Foster and Kinship Caregivers
Alberta Child Welfare Class Action
BABY DAWN: Bed-Sharing With Infants in Foster Care
Bill 205 Advocates for Persons with Disabilities
Child Intervention Practice Framework (CIPF)
Child Intervention Review Panel
Because Young People Matter Report of the Residential Services Review Panel Feb 2016
Family Finding
Fentanyl & Opiate AB Education and Awareness Tools & Naloxone Kits
Foster Care Handbook
Foundations of Caregiver Support 2015
Kinship Care Handbook and Orientation
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)
Signs of Safety

Recent Sector Agency/Organization Caregiver Resources
Dr. Bruce Perry Powerful Awareness Video The Impact of Exposure to Violence on a Child’s Developing Brain
ACSW Your Professional Duties Around Take Home Naloxone Kits
Sharing Data and Protecting Privacy: A Case Study from Alberta November 27, 2o17
SAGE “Law & Governance of Secondary Data Use: Obligations of Not-For-Profit Organizations in Alberta”
TST-FC: Helping Caregivers Understand Trauma’s Impact on Children The Annie E Casey Foundation August 2017
CYDL Report June 7, 2017 Longitudinal Study, Experiences of Alberta Children and Youth Over Time, 2005-06 to 2010-11.
Working with Youth to Enhance their Natural Supports: Practice Framework Burns Memorial Fund and United Way of Calgary 2017
Alberta Family Wellness Initiative AFWI
ACD Safe Bathing and Showering Training Manual and Video
Policywise Supporting Every Student Series 

Client Focused Activities, Tools and Resources
If you work directly with children or families visit our Pinterest boards. If you don’t have a pinterest account – it’s free to sign up and an great way to organize your resources or just view the resources we’ve posted on the boards below.
Pinterest Boards
Abuse and Violence
Addiction and Substance Abuse
Brain Development
Child and Youth Care
Early Learning

Referral Directory of Free or Discounted Products, Events, Activities and Services
In the Family Resource section you can access directories with links to goods and services in Albertan’s that are free or discounted to low income Alberta like recreation, toys, school supplies, food, entertainment, hair cuts, medical/dental care and more!

Additional Resource Library Categories
OBSD and Program/Client Evaluation Resources
Governance Resources
OHS Resources

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