Give them a voice.

Children & teens who have experienced trauma need someone whom they trust to listen to their questions, accept their feelings, and be there for them.

YWCA Project Recovery provides practical information & coping strategies for children, pre-schoolers & teens who have experienced traumatic events like
 

bullying

family violence,

substance abuse,

grief/loss

separation & divorce

abandonment

foster care


YWCA Project Recovery gives children and youth a voice.

Participants are encouraged to talk about their feelings, explore healthy coping strategies, discover a support system, develop a safety plan and enhance their self-esteem. Every session is designed to increase the child or teen's sense of belonging and trust. The sessions are facilitated by qualified professionals who facilitate healthy discussion and self-discovery.

Snacks provided  |  Transportation available to qualified families


Upcoming Sessions

Project Child Recovery Camp

This program for children ages 6-12 focuses on self-esteem building, coping mechanisms and goal setting.

Dates

July 9th - 13th 2018
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Cost
FREE
The cost of this program is covered by a grant from the RBC Foundation

Location
Westminster Community Hall
411 - 16th Street North


Project Teen Recovery Camp

For youth ages 13 to 17 

Dates

   July 19, 24, 26, 31 and August 2
1000 PM – 4:00 PM

Cost
FREE
  The cost of this program is covered   by a grant from the RBC Foundation

Location
Westminster Community Hall
411 - 16th Street North


Project Child Recovery Camp

For children ages 6-12

Dates
August 7th – 10th 2018
9:00 AM – 3:00 pM

Cost
FREE
  The cost of this program is covered by a grant from the RBC Foundation

Location
Westminster Community Hall
411 - 16th Street North


It's a New Year!

Fridays
August 17th - September 4th 2018
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location
TBD


Pre-Registration is REQUIRED!

Use the blue link at the bottom of this page to download the registration form.

Submit your enrollment forms

By email
erusnak@ywcalethbridge.org
or
jwilderman@ywcalethbridge.org


By fax
403-327-9112


In person or by mail
604 8th Street South
Lethbridge, AB T1J 2K1


Questions?

For more information, contact

Erin Rusnak
403-329-0088
erusnak@ywcalethbridge.org

or

Jade Wilderman
403-329-0088
jwilderman@ywcalethbridge.org