Terra Centre

Terra Centre is a non-profit organization that has been serving pregnant and parenting teens in Edmonton since 1971.

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Terra Casino: Volunteers Needed
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Terra Casino: Volunteers Needed
Location: Century Casino, 13103 Fort Rd NW, Edmonton, AB T5A 1C3 Dates: May 23 & 24, 2018 Shifts and positions: All For more information or to volunteer, please contact Donna Ma at 780-428-3772 ext. 274 or dma@terracentre.ca. The post Terra Casino: Volunteers Needed appeared first on Terra Ce...
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Little Wonders
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Terra participants are invited to experience our interactive Little Wonders sessions! Light snacks are provided. There is no cost to attend. Topics: October 25 – Meditation November 8 – Art Therapy November 22 – Meditation December 13 – Literacy Location: Terra Centre, 993...
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2017 Terra Tours
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Terra is offering two more Terra Tours this year. These free tours are a great way for the public to learn more about the programs and services we offer young parents. Highlights of our guided tours include meeting a teen mom, hearing the difference Terra has made to her family and visiting Terra...
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Books, Babies & More: Fall Schedule
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Books, Babies and More brings parents and children together to read, rhyme, make crafts and have dinner. This fall, the class is offered at Braemar School and at Brentwood House. In the class, you will: Enjoy children’s board books Take home a literacy craft Share ideas to encourage your child’s ...
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Beyond the Canvas
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Beyond the Canvas
This work is named “Beyond the Canvas.” It was created in Spring 2017 by the community of young children in the Elm Room. With the support of their educators, children freely investigated and explored all that the paint had to offer. In their research and reflection of this work with the children...
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Research Project Gives Teen Parents a Voice
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Research Project Gives Teen Parents a Voice
Research Project Gives Teen Parents a Voice For the past several months, our Successful Families program has been working with researchers from the University of Alberta’s Community-University Partnership for the Study of Children, Youth and Families. Researchers Bethan Kingsley and Melissa Tremb...
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Celebrate National Aboriginal Day
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is National Aboriginal Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. In cooperation with Indigenous organizations, the Government of Canada chose June 21, the summer so...
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At the Lodge with Skyler
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At the Lodge with Skyler
Reposted with permission from the Greater Edmonton Foundation Seniors Housing For more than 10 years, GEF Seniors Housing has partnered with the Terra Centre, a not-for-profit association dedicated to providing supports to teen parents while they finish their education and plan for the future. Th...
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Terra Centre Annual General Meeting & Awards Night: March 22
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Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and an opportunity to mingle with other community members, Terra participants and alumni, staff and volunteers as we come together to reflect on and celebrate our successes in 2016. The festivities wouldn’t be complete without our annual awards ceremony, where we’ll rec...
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Essential items needed: donate now until March 17
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Diapers, wipes, formula, clothing — it all adds up! Through our two Clothes Closets, we offer essential items to teen families for free to help them manage on often limited budgets. Our Clothes Closets run entirely on donations from the community. Currently, we’re low on certain items, so we’re a...
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