Renfrew is a not-for-profit society and registered charity that has been
at the forefront of innovative and specialized services for children since
1974. Renfrew is a Designated Special Education School, fully accredited
by Alberta Education; four centres throughout Calgary serve more than 550
children who are registered in programs and services.
In-house programs include preschool and an Elementary Education Program,
Integrated Services for Children with Motor Disabilities, and the Specialized
Services Program. The transdisciplinary therapy team working in these
programs include teachers, early learning specialists, child development
facilitators, speech language pathologists, assistive technology specialists,
occupational therapists, physiotherapists, psychologists, therapy assistants,
social workers, a music therapist and a recreation specialist.
Each year, Renfrew’s Community Services department provides psychology,
speech-language therapy, occupational therapy, and physiotherapy assessment
and intervention services to children in various school jurisdictions, both public
and private, in Calgary and area.
Renfrew’s Assessment and Therapy Services is accessible by Renfrew families
as well as the broader community, offering a full range of assessment and therapy
services to families, children, adolescents, and young adults facing all kinds of
And, lastly, Renfrew as an organization has worked in collaboration with the
Stoney Nakoda and Tsuut’ina Nations to bring therapeutic services to those
Locations Served: Calgary and area
Ages Served: Renfrew's School Programs: 2 years 8 months to 12 years.
Community work supports infants to adulthood.
Areas of Service: Preschool and Early Intervention Services and Supports