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Join us for an evening of celebration and awards at Terra Centre’s 46th Annual General Meeting and Awards Night!

February 27, 2017

Terra Centre Annual General Meeting & Awards Night: March 22

Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and an opportunity to mingle with other community members, Terra participants and alumni, staff and volunteers as we come together...

February 15, 2017

The Essentials: donate now until March 17

Diapers, wipes, formula, clothing — it all adds up! Through our two Clothes Closets, we offer essential items to teen families for free to...

September 19, 2016

New Position Will Assist Young Parents With Post-Secondary Goals

Terra Centre for Teen Parents is committed to helping young parents achieve educational success. We recognize that our participants often continue into post-secondary studies to...

July 19, 2016

Behind the Scenes: Summer of Fun!

Each week during the summer months Terra hosts a meet-up group with our young parents. These get-togethers focus on budget-friendly activities that can be fun...

June 17, 2016

What do young parents think about… public tantrums?

For teen parents, the experience of a public tantrum is twice as uncomfortable because they are often already coping with the stigma that comes...

April 19, 2016

Promising Futures 2016 Recap

On April 13th, 2016 Terra held its 12th annual Promising Futures fundraising breakfast. The breakfast is our biggest event of the year and is...

March 8, 2016

What do young parents think about… the cost of child care?

The affordability of child care is an issue that impacts many Albertans, particularly during slow economic periods like the present. We thought we would ask...

February 11, 2016

Valentine’s Day Painting How To

On February 10th, Terra held a Valentine’s Day themed “Coffee and Craft Night” for our alumni. Hosting activities like these allow Terra to stay...

January 8, 2016

Holiday Kindness Felt by Young Families at Terra

The holiday season can be an emotionally taxing time of year for many, particularly so for those experiencing the hardships of poverty. These hardships...

December 7, 2015

Terra Families Celebrate the Holidays Together

Approximately 180 young parents and their children gathered at Amiskwachyi Academy on December 3rd to celebrate the holiday season together. Young families enjoyed a full festive...