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Kim Presser, CEO
Kim has been involved with Between Friends since 2006, working at Camp Bonaventure and in our W.E.S.O.A.R! Programs before moving into the office in 2008. Kim holds an advanced diploma in Child & Youth Work from Algonquin College in Ottawa, Ontario, a bookkeeping certificate from Chinook Learning Services and has taken several courses in the Not for Profit Management Certificate Program through Mount Royal University.
“Between Friends has been with me through my entire adult life. I have had the incredible experience of getting to work alongside my two best friends ...
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At Between Friends, we are unified in our passion to deliver exceptional social and recreational programming for people of all ages with disabilities. Between Friends is a committed team willing to go the extra mile to make a difference in the lives of individuals and throughout our community. Check below for list of existing & future employment opportunities.
Between Friends embraces diversity and talent. We offer competitive salaries and wages to attract and retain quality committed employees. Opportunities for personal and professional development are available with an encouraged emphasis on work/life balance.
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205 8989 Macleod Trail S.
Calgary, Alberta T2H 0M2
403 269 9133
General Office Hours
Monday to Friday : 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays/Sundays/Statutory Holidays: Closed
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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.
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An inclusive community where people with disabilities reach their individual potential and are recognized as valued citizens.
Between Friends provides quality social, recreation, and development opportunities so that people with disabilities can connect, grow, and belong.
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 ...
Kim Presser to be promoted to CEO
On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am happy to announce that after an exhaustive search, Kim Presser will be promoted to Chief Executive Officer of Between Friends. Effective September 1st, Kim will replace Suzanne Jackett, who announced her retirement in January of this year. Read more...
Help us #EndIsolation for Everyone
Parents fear that without the social stimulation our members get through regular Between Friends programming, their loved ones will regress, losing precious social & communication skills while running the risk of declining mental health.
You can help reduce isolation for our ...