Auxiliary
Programs

Program Registration

Abbottsfield Youth Project offers a total of 9 auxiliary programs throughout the Abbottsfield and Clareview neighborhoods.
Fill out the form or print off the pdf, fill it out, and email a copy back to us at aypkids@gmail.com

Mini Make Way for Play

Who
Grades 1 - 3
What
AYP's first program derived from our summer camps! This unstructured program engages children in free play, creativity, and imagination. Boxes, painting, recycled crafts, slime, and sensory play will all be explored in this program. Come build your imagination with us!
When
Monday's from 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Where
AYP office (10608 34 St NW)

Healthy Heroes

Who
Everyone
What
Healthy Heroes is a holistic wellness program. The program focuses on developing a healthy heart, body, and mind. The program implements engaging activities to promote positive self-esteem, coping strategies, and mood regulation. Through Healthy Heroes children learn exciting ways to become active, try healthy recipes, and learn relaxation techniques.
When
Wednesday evenings from 6:00 - 7:15 PM
Where
Bannerman Community League (14034 23 St NW)

Homework Help

Who
Grades 1 to 6
What
AYP provides a safe and supportive environment for children to complete school assignments and access one-on-one tutoring. Children are matched with volunteer tutors that work with them throughout the year.
When
Wednesday evenings from 6:00 - 7:15 pm
Where
AYP Office (10608 34 St NW)

Art With AYP

Who
Grades 3 to 6
What
This program promotes strategies for children to increase their creativity and self-esteem through a variety of art based activities such as drama, dance, sculpting, creative writing, drawing and painting.
When
Tuesdays from 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Where
Hairsine Community Center (3120 139 Ave)

Junior Leaders

Who
Grades 5 and 6 who are currently registered in our C.O.L.S. program.
What
The purpose of this program is to give grade 6 participants the opportunity to grow and develop their leadership skills in a fun and safe environment.
When
January
Where
AYP Office (10608 34 St NW)

Grade 7 Prep

Who
Grade 6 children currently registered in our C.O.L.S. program.
What
The focus of the program is to assist children in the often difficult transition from elementary to junior high.
When
April
Where
AYP Office (10608 34 St NW)

Community Explorers

Who
This program is for children in grades 4, 5, and 6 who have spent a minimum of one year in our C.O.LS program.
What
Community Explorers serves to give opportunity to participants in the Abbottsfield and Clareview neighborhoods to explore our city. Participants are taken on a variety of field trips throughout Edmonton to gain a better understanding of what our city has to offer and inspire passion and imagination.
When
Monday and Wednesday
Where
Abbottsfield and Clareview Community (fun places around Edmonton!)

Junior High

Who
Grades 7 to 9
What
Junior High aims to support youth in junior high to build relationships with peers and staff through a variety of recreational and art based activities in a safe and secure environment where they are encouraged to make healthy lifestyle choices, and maintain relationships with peers and Child Development Coordinators.
When
Thursday evenings from 5:00 - 7:00pm
Where
AYP Office (10608 34 St NW)

Growing Leaders

Who
AYP’s past participants who have shown excellent leadership skills and are in grades 7-9.
What
This program serves as an opportunity for teens to hone their leadership skills and gain volunteer experience by becoming mentors to the children in our Summer Break Program. For two weeks they accompany our team and our children. They help prepare and give out snack, lead games, act as mentors, and support our participants when needed. At the end of summer programming, Growing Leaders are awarded volunteer hours and given a reference letter.
When
Spring Break Camps and Summer Camps
Where
AYP Office (10608 34 St NW) or Hairsine Community Center (3120 139 Ave)

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