Caregiver Network Resource Index

 

NEW 2018

New – ALIGN Workshops
Foundations of Caregiver Support 101 Trauma Training Series Train the Trainer Calgary July 17 – 20, 2018
The practice of omanitew Half Moon Lake August 14 – 17, 2018
New – P.D. Funding
The Muttart Foundation Funding For Your Organization’s Professional Development
ALIGN OHS Training Grant Memo Spring 2018 pdf
New – Governance/Management
MacEwan School of Business Students Available for Nonprofit Change Management Assistance 
The 2018 Boland Survey Open Now Deadline August 31, 2018
New – Research and Service Provision Contract Opportunities
Public Safety Canada Is Launching A Call For Applications To Implement A National Human Trafficking Hotline And Referral Service For Victims And Survivors Of Human Trafficking Deadline July 29, 2018
Community Based Research Projects Related to Homelessness in Edmonton Deadline July 27, 2018
New – Child Intervention/Trauma
A Stronger, Safer Tomorrow – Alberta Government Action Plan Response to Panel Recommendations July 2018
CFS Regions Caseload Trends 1015-16 to 2017-18 Presentation by Jon Reeves E.D. Child Intervention – Southern Alberta  May 2018 pdf
Dr. Bruce Perry Powerful Awareness Video The Impact of Exposure to Violence on a Child’s Developing Brain
Foundations of Caregiver Support 101 Trauma Training Series Train the Trainer (Posted when scheduled) Spring/Summer 2018
The Three Core Trauma-Related Needs Dr. Howard Bath Alberta, January/February 2018
New OHS/Workforce Training/Resources
CCVO – A Whole New World: 4 Things to Watch for and Consider in the New OH&S Act July 2018
Alberta Health and Safety eNews July 2018
Bill 17 Caregiver Self-Assessment “AM I A CAREGIVER?”Employment Standards Exceptions
ACSW Your Professional Duties Around Take Home Naloxone Kits
ALIGN OHS Training Grant Memo Spring 2018 pdf
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 Role of Caregivers in Assessing and Managing Risk Related to Opioid Use – A Tip Sheet
New Indigenous Resources
The Indigenous Thought Leaders Presentation Videos
Indigenous Protocol Process Video’s

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NEW RESOURCES, UPDATES AND INITIATIVES
ALIGN News
Alberta Budget News & Responses
Caregiver Network New
Grants,Bursaries and Awards – Upcoming Deadlines
Indigenous New
OHS News
PDD New
Workforce News
Contracting New

TRAINING and PRESENTATION MATERIALS
ALIGN Training & Workshops
ALIGN Presentation Materials and Videos
Sector Training & Workshops

APPLY  OR PARTICIPATE
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 Policy, Tools and Considerations
Mental Health Resources for Social Service Agencies & Workers
Natural Disasters – Supporting Client Trauma
Opioid Resources, Research & Initiatives
The Role of Caregivers in Assessing and Managing Risk Related to Opioid Use – A Tip Sheet

Leadership
ALIGN Leadership Development Program
Indigenous Thought Leader Symposium/Videos
Indigenous Protocol Process Video’s
Indigenous Advisory Group
CWLC Board Member Updates
Elder Capacity Pilot

Caregiver Sector Network Client Focused Initiatives
ALIGN/AB GOV OBSD Newsletter
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)
Opioid Resources, Research & Initiatives
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

Tables/Stakeholder
Procurement Advisory Table (PAT)
Collaboration Table (Formerly The Foster Care Negotiation Table

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

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”
CCAA New online evidence-based curriculum ADVANCED PRACTICE IN FORENSIC INTERVIEWING OF CHILDREN
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.
LGBTQ2S-Youth-Housing-And-Shelter-Guidelines
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
Aboriginal
Abuse and Violence
Addiction and Substance Abuse
Brain Development
Child and Youth Care
Disability
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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