Bent Arrow Traditional Healing Society

White Cloud Aboriginal Head Start Program


Description
Provides Aboriginal preschool - aged children with the tools needed to have a successful transition into kindergarten.

Service provides:

  • Aboriginal preschool children with a positive sense of themselves and their culture
  • the opportunity for children to develop and learn different skills to be successful in the school system
  • supports, programming, and resources for parents

Includes the opportunity to:

  • develop self - confidence
  • take pride in their culture
  • increase social skills
  • become more accustomed to a structured environment
  • learn through play
  • enhance fine and gross motor abilities
  • receive initial supports from early intervention teams (health, speech, dental screening, and more)

Parents are active participants in the program by volunteering their time to support their children's education.

Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 3 to 5 years
  • who are Aboriginal
Application Process
Service Access: Registration RequiredReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-486-2543
Fax
780-489-5089
Web Site
http://bentarrow.ca
Email
whitecloud@telus.net
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
January 25, 2019
Address
9550 152 Street
Edmonton, AB, T5P 0B9
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