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Dedicated to battling injustice of any form against children, youth, persons with disability and the elderly. Family-Centred Care Practice is the most ethically viable and cost-effective approach of service delivery.
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Province helps former youth in care train for rewarding careers | Alberta.ca

As part of the Alberta Jobs Plan, the living allowance for the Advancing Futures Bursary is being increased to help former youth in care focus on education as they prepare for careers. | Alberta.ca
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Father Who Raped and Killed 3-Week-Old Daughter Learns His Fate

Father Who Raped and Killed 3-Week-Old Daughter Learns His Fate | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
A California man has been convicted for the murder of his 3-week-old daughter after allegedl
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13-year-old dies after tragic hammock accident

13-year-old dies after tragic hammock accident | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
A 13-year-old girl from Iowa is dead after a brick pillar fell on her when she jumped into a hammock.
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First-degree murder trial of Calgary parents accused of not treating diabetic teen enters Day 2

First-degree murder trial of Calgary parents accused of not treating diabetic teen enters Day 2 | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
A pediatric endocrinologist is set to testify Wednesday in the trial of two parents accused of killing their teenage son.
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Edmonton theatre washroom incident results in child porn charges

Edmonton theatre washroom incident results in child porn charges | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
A man is facing child pornography charges after an incident in the men's washroom at West Edmonton Mall's Scotiabank Theatre Sunday.
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A Mom's Loving Look at the Big Picture: All The Pieces Fit - Autism Parenting Magazine

A Mom's Loving Look at the Big Picture: All The Pieces Fit - Autism Parenting Magazine | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
I have a little boy.  I am the Mama to a vivacious three-year-old.  For those of you who know me, you know, my son is my life.  There is not anything that I would not do for him.  As far back as I can remember, I dreamed of being a Mom, and now I am! …
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Free-Range Marge: Simpsons Season Finale Tackles Unsupervised Kids in Parks - Hit & Run : Reason.com

Free-Range Marge: Simpsons Season Finale Tackles Unsupervised Kids in Parks - Hit & Run : Reason.com | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
'A mother at the park saw something she disapproved of and, luckily for your son, she overreacted.'
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Canada’s first ‘Homeless Charter of Rights’ unveiled in Calgary 2015

Canada’s first ‘Homeless Charter of Rights’ unveiled in Calgary 2015 | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
The Homeless Charter of Rights, the first of its kind in Canada, was launched Thursday at an outdoor event in Calgary's East Village.
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Tragically Hip lead singer Gordon Downie has terminal brain cancer

The band says Downie was diagnosed in December, and has since then 'endured a lot of difficult times.'
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Edmonton police warn about sex offender released from jail

Edmonton police warn about sex offender released from jail | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
Edmonton police are warning the public about the release of a convicted sexual offender with a history of offences against very young children.
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BC lawyers launch legal clinic for women

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Minister of Human Services responds to fatality inquiry report | Alberta.ca

Minister of Human Services Irfan Sabir issued the following statement in response to the report from the fatality inquiry into the death of a person receiving services funded by the Persons with Developmental Disabilities program: | Alberta.ca
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Edmonton’s rainbow crosswalks are back and will be permanent next year

Edmonton’s rainbow crosswalks are back and will be permanent next year | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
After overwhelming positive response, the City of Edmonton is bringing back the rainbow-coloured crosswalks for this year's Pride Parade.
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Ohio teen shackled, held captive by relatives in basement for a year escapes

Ohio teen shackled, held captive by relatives in basement for a year escapes | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
Police in Ohio say they found leg irons in a basement where a 13-year-old girl says relatives kept her shackled as punishment.
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Fort McMurray wildfire: Woman reflects on loss of granddaughter, nephew, home

Fort McMurray wildfire: Woman reflects on loss of granddaughter, nephew, home | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
While the family was trying to leave, Matthews' granddaughter and nephew were killed in a traffic accident.
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Father angry after school lets substitute teacher take child home without permission

Father angry after school lets substitute teacher take child home without permission | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
A five-year-old boy was allegedly told to be taken home by a substitute teacher. Now, his parents are demanding answers to who gave the teacher permission to do so.
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Calgary mother killed, teenage daughter injured in domestic incident: police

Calgary mother killed, teenage daughter injured in domestic incident: police | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
A Calgary mother is dead and her teenage daughter remains in hospital following a violent domestic incident in the city’s northeast on Tuesday.
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Why Autism Awareness? Because No One Gains from Silence - Autism Parenting Magazine

Why Autism Awareness? Because No One Gains from Silence - Autism Parenting Magazine | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
  There was a time that I did not say that my son had autism.  There was a time that I felt the stares while my son screamed, yelled, punched me until I could get him to a safe place.   There was a time that I accepted the judgment, the raised eyebrows.  There was a …
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Suicide attempts spike in St. Albert: average of one every day

Suicide attempts spike in St. Albert: average of one every day | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
The St. Albert Gazette, your source for St. Albert news, events, and community
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Elijah Wood says Hollywood is gripped by a powerful pedophile ring

Elijah Wood says Hollywood is gripped by a powerful pedophile ring | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
Lord of the Rings star Elijah Wood claims that young actors in Hollywood are being sexually abused by predatory high-powered 'vipers' working in the industry..
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Home - A.S Support Group Online

Home - A.S Support Group Online | Family-Centred Care Practice | Scoop.it
Aspergers Syndrome related awareness/campaigning for acceptance of people with asds. Home of the popular blog - Diary of a Painfully Shy Introvert.
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