Free Play for Kids

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Free Play is a free school club for kids in grades one through 12, that works with vulnerable schools in Edmonton. They provide students with the opportunity to be active and play after school, during those critical hours when youth can get in trouble.

We’re happy to support this unique program, which teaches kids about social emotions and complex ideas about social skills, emotional resilience, mental health and conflict resolution.

  • 80 per cent of parents said participating in Free Play helps their child do better in school.
  • 92 per cent of the children felt more included because they participated in Free Play.
  • 92 per cent of parents said their child’s confidence went up after participating in Free Play.

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