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 Child & Youth Counsellors, Hannah. She shares with us what her role entails and what a typical day looks like in her position and...
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....
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...
“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...
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  49th Street Grill  A&W  Fox Den  Neighbours Pub ...
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...