Education & Learning

A family provides support to a loved one
When faced with a progressive, terminal disease (with no known cause or cure) you need insight, support and reassurance. 1 in 5 women and 1 in 10 men are at risk of dementia in their lifetime.
We are dedicated to making each day the best possible day for people living with and affected by Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).
Ann and Sandy Cross (credit: Bruce Masterman)
We are a 4800 acre day-use natural area south-west of Calgary off of Highway 22X, protecting habitat, inspiring youth and demonstrating leadership in conservation.
Music, theatre, and dance. This is Arts Commons. But visual arts, education, weddings, comedy, film, and National Geographic Live? Yes, that is Arts Commons too. Today, we are more than just performing arts. Arts Commons has a little bit of this and that. Which means it has something for you.
Picture yourself with your favorite people in your favorite places. Now imagine life without those things because of factors beyond your control. This is what people with Autism experience every day and what we aim to change.
We are a community of families, caregivers, and supportive professionals collectively striving for a supportive, accepting and understanding community for individuals and families living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). We're a grassroots, community association made up of over 1700...
Avalanche running down a mountain slope
We are the federally registered charity that supports Avalanche Canada—the national public avalanche safety organization. Avalanche Canada works to eliminate avalanche fatalities and injuries through a multi-pronged approach that includes daily public avalanche forecasts and a standardized...
Jason and BC & Alberta Guide Dog Services Autism Support Dog Echo
Life-changing Guide Dogs for blind or visually impaired individuals and Autism Support Dogs for children with moderate to severe autism and their families. Cost = ~$35,000. Fee to recipient = $1. Value to recipient = Priceless!
A smash up of art, science and engineering
Imagine a three-storey fire-breathing octopus made out of bake tins or a forty foot steampunk rocketship that you can climb and explore. That's Beakerhead - a Canadian charity whose mandate is to advance education at the crossroads of art, science and engineering.
Mentor & mentee dreaming 'BIG'!
Start Something 'BIG'! Through the power of mentoring we are changing the lives and perspectives of young people, enabling them to realize their full potential and dream “BIG” about their future.

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