6 results for tag: fun


At-home resources: Adults 18+

Ready to challenge your mind and body? Check out our collection of online programming! We’re updating the list regularly – check back often! Get Active | Virtual Activities | Learn Something New! | Music Session Resources| Fun & Games | Relax & Recharge | Virtual Group Activities Get Active! ACTIVITYMATERIALS NEEDEDLINK TO INSTRUCTIONSAt home cardio exercises - seated optionComputer or LaptopAt Home CardioChair YogaComputer or Laptop PureWowFree online yoga classesComputer or Laptop Free Yoga OnlineJust Dance VideosComputer or Laptop Just DanceLive Bollywood Dance Class on Sunday Mornings Levels: Kids/beginner class, ...

Power Up with Girl Power!

by: Penny Coleman W.E.S.O.A.R! Girl Power Program Leader I have always wanted to see women and girls succeed. I had envisioned that after I coached my sons in soccer and t-ball that I would love to coach an all-girls team. Then my youngest son, Landon started volunteering with Between Friends and that got me started.  It didn't take long to fall in love with everything about Between Friends and all who entered into it…staff, leaders, volunteers and the participants.  After a short stint as a volunteer, I quickly jumped into a role of Between Friends W.E.S.O.A.R! program leader… and was hooked. Why Girl Power? While I enjoyed running ...

Camp Bonaventure

Between Friends Camp Bonaventure *Camp Bonaventure is an Alberta Camping Association Accredited Camp Camp Bonaventure Between Friends’ Camp Bonaventure is fun outdoor summer day camp for children and youth ages 4-17 years old, with and without disabilities. Camp Bonaventure is located in SW Calgary at Riveredge Park, near Sandy Beach. Each summer at Camp Bonaventure is full of excitement, friendship and fun. Campers experience positive social interactions while engaging in healthy lifestyle activities. This inclusive setting can be adapted to all ability levels. Through Camp Bonaventure, campers build self-esteem while developing a ...

contact

Individual Donations, Monthly, and Planned Giving Inquires: email | 403 296 0257 Corporate Donations & Sponsorship Inquires: email | 403 508 0116 Media & Marketing Inquiries: email | 403 508 0111 Program Registration Line: email | 403 508 0110 Between Friends 205 8989 Macleod Trail S. Calgary, Alberta T2H 0M2 403 269  9133 info@betweenfriends.ab.ca     General Office Hours Monday to Friday : 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Saturdays/Sundays/Statutory Holidays: Closed Visit us in the Northeast You can also visit us at 1000 Voices in the Genesis Centre - a community and human ...

programs

Between Friends' programs provide unique opportunities for individuals with disabilities to have social interaction with peers who may or may not have a disability. These shared interactions and experiences often become the foundation of understanding and lasting friendships. Social and recreational opportunities provide outlets for self-expression and self-development, promote mental and physical health, improve skills and enhance community participation. These experiences improve participants’ quality of life and also give them a chance to develop a true sense of freedom and independence. program registration information To ...

about us

vision An inclusive community where people with disabilities reach their individual potential and are recognized as valued citizens. mission Between Friends provides quality social, recreation, and development opportunities so that people with disabilities can connect, grow, and belong. values The core values are to be implemented and maintained by the CEO. The core values governing Between Friends are captured in the acronym FRIENDS and guide agency activities and decisions impacting all stakeholders: Fun - We provide opportunities for smiles and laughter with friends Respect - We respect all people and resources Inclusion - We ...