The CHS Alberta Chapter provides a variety of programs both educational and social in nature. Our programs are for members and their families.
Visit our Events page for further conferences and activities.
CHS National Family Inhibitor Workshop:
This workshop occurs every three or four years and is for families directly affected by Hemophilia with an inhibitor. The most recent were held in May 2016 – Toronto, Canada and in November 2012 – Montreal, Canada
PEP – Parents Empowering Parents Workshop:
PEP is a parent support program the Alberta Chapter works hard to make available every 2 years. Find out more here.
Medical Alert bracelets – No Child Without Program
Did you know that your child can have 24 hour protection of MedicAlert emergency services at no cost?
The No Child Without program:
- Is a free service for students from age 4 until their 14th birthday.
- With enrollment, your child receives a free custom engraved MedicAlert ID
- and a 24 hour Emergency Hotline number.
For more information, contact your child’s school to find out if they are a participating in the program or visit www.nochildwithout.ca
NACCHO – North American Camping Conference:
NACCHO was created for the people who are responsible for planning, organizing, and operating bleeding disorder summer camps. The Alberta Chapter has sent volunteers to NACCHO to assist with the planning of our Kids Camp Kindle.
NACCHO is facilitated by nationally known presenters and leaders from the bleeding disorder community who share useful camp resources and techniques. Participants can exchange resource materials, meet with representatives from the NHF, pick up new ideas, and share their most successful endeavors with people from other camps.