Monthly Archives: August 2019

What’s New?

Do you know of any upcoming professional development opportunities that would be of interest to CAFRA members? E-mail Vicki at to have it added to the website and/or calendar. There are a few NEW opportunities posted now.

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Minister’s Awards of Excellence in Child Development. The Minister’s Awards of Excellence in Child Development recognize professionals who make life better for children and families. Nominating these professionals, teams and programs honours excellence in their field. Doing so also celebrates their outstanding work with children at programs licensed or approved by the Government of Alberta. Find out more here. Nomination deadline is September 27, 2019.

The School Age Child Care Directors Association of Alberta (SACDA) is conducting a survey to gather information relating to SAC/OSC (School Age Care/ Out of School Care) across the province of Alberta. It should only take 5-8 minutes to complete. To participate in the survey, go here.

What’s New?

Everyone can now read about our new Board of Directors under “About CAFRA.”

Leadership Opportunity! AECEA invites AECEA members to submit an application for nomination to serve on the AECEA Board of Directors. Go here for more information:

First membership meeting of 2019-20 is September 19 at Southview Child Care. All members as well as potential new members are invited to attend! Hope to see you there!