Our activities strive to prepare children for school and life, to grow healthy and strong and develop to achieve their potential.  We have a variety of FREE or low cost inclusive programming and activities, thanks to our generous supporters and donors, available for children ages 0-6 years, some can be attended with siblings and parents. We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities, which can be documented on a resume to assist with Canadian experience, these roles include interacting with children, resource preparation, snack preparation, site maintenance and more.



Candora Employment Preparation Program (CEPP/STEPs) is a part-time program for women in north-east Edmonton. This twelve-month program is designed for low income women who have little work experience and require additional support in the job search. In the STEPs program Literacy and/or English Language Support is provided.


CEPP/STEPs sessions are offered from September 27th, 2021 until June 17th, 2022.

The program is offered on-line due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • One hour of computer training per week

  • A minimum of 10 hours of work experience upon full acceptance

  • 40 hours of PAID work experience over the course of the program and upon full acceptance

  • Short training courses as required (First Aid, WHMIS, Food Safety) and based on participant interest.

Attendance is recorded*



Monday 1:00pm-3:30pm

Tuesday 9:00am-11:30am

Monday 11:00-1:30pm

Tuesday 1:00-3:30am

Adults 18+

To apply for the program or for more information, please email Rachelle Vanguard Or call Candora main office at 780-474-5011

Chalkboard with Different Languages

This course is designed for anyone interested in learning English. The classes will help you learn and improve your English language skills. There are three level of learning available.

Basic 1: Wednesday & Thursday


Basic 2: Monday & Tuesday



Intermediate: Wednesday & Thursday


Intermediate (Online): Tuesday & Thursday


1:00pm to 3:00pm

1:00pm to 3:00pm

9:00am to 11:30am

9:00am to 11:30am

Adults 18+


Room 218, Riverview Crossing, 3210-118 Avenue

(Formerly Abbottsfield Mall)

To apply for the program or for more information, please email sumaya.sharif@candorasociety.com Or call Candora main office at 780-474-5011

Childcare may be provided for preschool children - must be prearranged


This program is for adults with interest in a career in childcare. Nine week program to prepare individuals in the field of childcare.

Included in this course:

 - Practice English language learning

 - Explore careers in childcare

 - Build a professional portfolio

 - Receive first aid certification

*This Program not running at this time.

Every second Saturday 


On hold

Adults 18+


Room 262, Riverview Crossing, 3210 118 Avenue

(Formerly Abbottsfield Mall)