Preston's mom
"We have been going to Jamie's since 2013 and my son just loves it. They are so kind and caring. An amazing preschool. Very warm and inviting. The people I have met over the years have become like family to us. In my darkest times this preschool showed me some light!"
—Preston's mom
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!

Thursday
Apr282011

Many thanks to Energy Fore Friends!

We are very grateful to our supporters at Energy Fore Friends for their generous donation to Jamie's Preschool. Energy Fore Friends hosts an annual golf tournament targeting the energy sector to give back to the community. Learn more about Energy Fore Friends here.

Wednesday
Feb022011

4th Annual Fig the Pig Small Change for Big Changes

A big thank you to our longtime gym class hosts at Calgary STARS Gymnastics and Cheer located in Curry Barracks. STARS is now holding its 4th annual fundraiser for Jamie's Preschool.

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Tuesday
Jan252011

Jamie's mural

Artist Wendy Palmer worked with Jamie's students past and present to create this mural, a gift for their dearly loved teacher Mrs. Mackie that now hangs in the preschool.

Thursday
Dec302010

Winter/Spring 2011

School resumes on Tuesday, January 4 (12:15-2:45 pm) and gym on Thursday, January 13 (11:30-12:30 at STARS, then back to school 12:45-2:45). Stay warm and well through the new year!

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Wednesday
Dec292010

Jamie's Christmas Party 2010

More heartfelt thanks to our good friends in the Southwest Alberta Benevolent Society (SWABS) for another wonderful Christmas party!

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