Welcome to Early Childhood Development Support Services

Early Childhood Development Support Services is dedicated to the advancement of best practices, research based professional learning and community engagement for all who work with children and families.

Our trainings, conferences, individualized workshops and agency support services are focused on the enhancement, professionalization and improved effectiveness of child, family and community engagement throughout the province of Alberta and beyond.

Upcoming Sessions

Understanding Loss and Supporting Individuals Through Grief - June 28, 2018
This training will address the third pillar of knowledge and practice identified in the Foundations of Caregiver Support – Loss[...]
Adverse Childhood Experiences: Implications for Relationship Based Practice - June 19, 2018
Negative, stressful, traumatizing events that occur before age 18 are referred to as adverse childhood experiences (ACEs). ACEs are divided[...]
Trauma-Informed Care: Translating Trauma-Informed Principles into Practice - September 20 & 21, 2018
This two day training acknowledges the prevalence and significant impact of trauma in an individual’s life and aims to inform[...]
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