Workshops & Events

  • Mar
    1
    Fundraising

    Partnering with Luxnglow

    We feel so grateful to partner with our local friends at Luxnglow for all of March! They have generously offered to donate 20% of all sales made from the site back to KidsAbility when our promo code is used. To participate in this wonderful partnership, please be sure to use promo code KIDS at checkout when you...

    Mar 1, 2024 – Mar 31, 2024

  • Mar
    1
    Fundraising

    Cowbell Brewing Co. - Pints for Purpose

    This partnership with Cowbell Brewery will occur from March 1st – March 31st 2024, where 50 cents from each pint sold is donated to KidsAbility! Participating Locations: Borealis, Miijidaa, Park Eatery, Wooly.

    Mar 1, 2024 – Mar 31, 2024

  • Mar
    2
    Fundraising

    COBS - DoughNation Day!

    DoughNation Day is on March 2nd, 2024, where $2 from each hot crossed bun sold is given to KidsAbility. Participating Locations: Fairway Plaza, Blackstone Condo & The Boardwalk

    Mar 2, 2024 | 12:00am – 11:59pm

  • Mar
    5
    Caregiver Training Session Foundational Family Services

    Virtual Supporting Sleep Workshop

    Do you have a child who struggles with their sleep? This workshop will provide an introduction to all things sleep, including the benefits of quality sleep in children, things that may cause sleep disturbances, building good sleep hygiene and routines, and tips to deal with nighttime waking.  Using research, case studies and examples from the...

    Mar 5, 2024 | 9:30am – 11:30am

  • Mar
    7
    KidsAbility Waterloo Caregiver Training Session Foundational Family Services

    Making and Using Visuals Workshop

    Visuals are key in helping children communicate verbally, help understand instructions, and build independence. We will work with you on creating key visuals to use at home, and teach you skills on how to create any visual you may find useful in the future. This lifelong skill will help you maintain consistency throughout settings for...

    Mar 7, 2024 | 4:30pm – 6:30pm

  • Mar
    19
    Caregiver Training Session Foundational Family Services

    Virtual Using ABA within the Home Workshop

    In this workshop our Coaches will teach and practice with you, the fundamental principles of ABA. You will learn how common ABA strategies like prompting, chaining, fading, breaking down tasks, shaping, can be used within the home to teach new skills. We will also cover more complex topics, such as antecedent events, consequences, and reinforcements...

    Mar 19, 2024 | 9:30am – 11:30am

  • Apr
    4
    KidsAbility Waterloo Caregiver Training Session Foundational Family Services

    Prepping for Community Outings Workshop

    Many families find it difficult to go on community outings with their child with special needs. This can be shaped by previous experiences, anxiety over a new setting, or lack of confidence and support. Our team will talk about how you can make community outings a normal and comfortable part of your daily or weekly...

    Apr 4, 2024 | 4:30pm – 6:30pm

  • Apr
    4
    Fundraising

    Plasma Car Races 2024

    Presented by MioVision in Support of KidsAbility at Catalyst137.  Race along side local businesses in your community as they all compete for the winning title and speed to the finish line while raising funds for a great cause –  KidsAbility! This is an extraordinary opportunity for team building, networking, and supporting your community. We hope you...

    Apr 4, 2024 | 5:00pm – 6:30pm

  • Apr
    16
    Caregiver Training Session Foundational Family Services

    Virtual Play and Social Skills Workshop

    There are many things to consider when it comes to teaching play and social skills. Our team will teach caregivers key ideas to keep in mind when working on these goals. After attending this workshop, caregivers will be able to work on their child’s play and social skills with confidence in the natural setting.   To...

    Apr 16, 2024 | 9:30am – 11:30am