Grace's mom

"Jamie’s was our only outing and outlet for three years. It gave us connections with others we will cherish for life. Jamie's made everything that seemed so very wrong in the world at that time OK."
—Grace's mom

A safer haven for kids with fragile immune systems

Welcome to Jamie's Preschool

Jamie’s Preschool provides a rich program of play, learning and support for children facing cancer, blood disorders, organ transplants and other critical illnesses. Founded in 1986 by parents of Calgary cancer patients, Jamie’s operates as an independent, registered charity and is one of North America's only early childhood education programs that serves immune-compromised children.

Jamie's Preschool holds classes three afternoons a week at a location near the Alberta Children's Hospital, including a weekly music program, a nearby gym class, plus special outings and field trips... Contact us to learn more!

Wednesday
Jan292014

Jamie's community rallies at Open House 

Our thanks go out to all who dropped by to see our new preschool at our community Open House in November.

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Tuesday
Jan282014

A new year in a new school! 

Our doors opened in September at our wonderful new preschool, centrally located in Calgary's northwest close to the Alberta Children's Hospital. New and returning students are thrilled with their new classroom! Registration is ongoing. Please contact contact@jamiespreschool.ca to learn more.

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Tuesday
Apr092013

Our thanks to the Flames and friends!

In April Jamie's teacher Mrs. Howe, founder Sheri Ewing, and Sheri's son and the school's namesake Jamie (pictured above with Flames mascot Harvey the Hound), were thrilled to be invited to a Flames game for a cheque presentation from the Annual Texas Hold 'Em Charity Tournament hosted by the Calgary Flames Ambassadors and Calgary Flames.

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Wednesday
Mar272013

We are so grateful for your gifts!

Big thanks go out to the following organizations and groups for their recent generous donations to Jamie's Preschool: Calgary South Rotary Partners, Calgary Hitmen/Petro-Canada Teddy Bear Toss, Calgary Flames Poker Tournament, Kinderhouse Preschool, Sinopec Daylight Energy, Energy Fore Friends, Nickle Family Foundation, and Noah Epp's Ride 4 a Reason/The Provident Foundation.

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Wednesday
Mar272013

Jamie's founder honoured for community service 

Sheri Ewing, president of Jamie's Preschool since she founded the school with other parents 26 years ago, has been recognized by the governments of Canada and Alberta for outstanding public service. Sheri was presented with a Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal by Premier Alison Redford and Lieutenant-Governor Donald Ethell in a ceremony in Calgary last November, in honour of her significant achievements and contributions to the community.

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