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Meet The Team: Jayna

Meet The Team: Jayna

It takes an incredible team of individuals to do the work we do.     Meet Jayna, one of Dragonfly Centre’s Educators. She shares with us what she loves most about her role, and much more! What inspired you to work at Dragonfly? I love the work that the Dragonfly...

FRIES Participating Restaurants

FRIES Participating Restaurants

Below is our list of restaurants participating in our FRIES Campaign. This list will be updated if more restaurants want to participate. Please note that the below are in alphabetical order by community.  Athabasca  A&W  Neighbours Pub  Bonnyville  Boston Pizza...

Consent is as easy as FRIES!

Consent is as easy as FRIES!

Although 96% of Canadians believe all sexual activity should be consensual, only 28% understand what it means to give or get consent (Canadian Women Foundation, 2018). This was a decrease from 2015 where 33% said they understood consent. That means that as Canadian’s...

Meet The Team: Breanne

Meet The Team: Breanne

It takes an incredible team of individuals to do the work we do.   Meet Breanne, the Dragonfly Centre’s Care and Service Assistant. She shares with us what she loves most about her role, and much more!         What inspired you to work at...

Meet The Team: Hannah

Meet The Team: Hannah

It takes an incredible team of individuals to do the work we do. We’d like you to get to know one of our dedicated Dragonfly Tema

Child Sexual Abuse

Child Sexual Abuse

Child Sexual Abuse Warning: as stated in the title, this article discusses child sex abuse, which may cause intense emotions or stress; it is suggested that if you feel triggered by this discussion you try grounding techniques and/or find a safe person to talk to....

Join Our Board Of Directors

Join Our Board Of Directors

Board of Directors (BOD): Member Role Description & Responsibilities  Title: Board Member (volunteer) Organization: Dragonfly Counselling and Support Centre Location: North East/Central Alberta Term: 2 year term  About Dragonfly Counselling and Support Centre...

“Sound of Freedom” Movie Trivializes Some Harmful Myths

“Sound of Freedom” Movie Trivializes Some Harmful Myths

Child trafficking is a real, worldwide issue. Trafficking “involves the recruiting, transporting, transferring, receiving, holding, concealing, or harbouring of a person- or the exercise of control, direction, or influence over the movements of a person – to exploit...

First Annual Charity Golf Tournament

First Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Friends Tubular Services Ltd. Proudly Presents the 1st Annual Dragonfly Centre Charity Golf Tournament August 25, 2023 – Registration 9 am, Shot Gun Start 10 am with Dinner to follow at 5 pm Bonnyville Golf & Country Club Entry: $190 per Golfer   Tee off at the...

Mandatory Reporting

Mandatory Reporting

Mandatory Reporting   What is it?   We all share a responsibility to protect children from harm. In Alberta, the Child, Youth, and Family Enhancement Act states that anyone with “reasonable or probable grounds” to believe that a child is in need of intervention must...