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Promoting Healthy Relationships and Preventing Bullying

Minister Klimchuk released a strategy today on behalf of the Government of Alberta focused on promoting healthy relationships throughout the lifespan.

Alberta increases support for foster and kinship caregivers

The Alberta government is supporting foster and kinship care families with a 2.1 per cent cost of living increase and one day of respite care per child per month.

Government celebrates efforts to end family violence

The Inspiration Awards illuminate the innovative work of Albertans who support and protect victims of family violence.

The Government of Alberta is opening nominations for the 2015 Great Kids Awards.

Bell Let’s Talk and the Government of Alberta partner on $2 million project to improve access to mental health care for children and youth

Bell Let’s Talk and the Government of Alberta today announced a $2 million initiative to enhance mental health services for children and youth throughout the province, especially those in rural and remote communities, with a single online access point to mental health information and care.

Premier Prentice assures Michener residents facility will not close

During a visit to Michener Centre today, Premier Jim Prentice addressed any uncertainty families and guardians may have regarding ongoing residency in the Centre.

Response to call for Michener investigation

Naresh Bhardwaj, Associate Minister for Persons with Disabilities, today issued a statement in response to calls for an investigation into the deaths of people who have transferred from the Michener Centre.

Alberta signs MOU with Western Australia for largest international system-wide implementation of Signs of Safety

Alberta is changing its child intervention practice to strengthen families and help reduce the number of children in care.

Programs and Services

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