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A-Samm-I-Am Counselling Service
Contact Helen Samm Phone 780-672-1956 Fee Sliding fee scale. Description
Eco-therapy (Nature is therapeutic for the mind, body, soul), grief, trauma informed, general life stuff, individual, couples counseling.
AB Brain Injury Network
Contact Karen Jenkins (Service Coordinator) Phone 1-403-342-2266 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours Mon. - Fri.; 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed 12-1) Description
Aims to support adults and their families experiencing the effects of acquired brain injury. Assists survivors, their families & caregivers to access supports & resources in the community. Serves Camrose & area.
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AB Business Family Institute
Contact Shauna Feth (Executive Director) Address 2-001 Enterprise Square 10230 Jasper Avenue NW Edmonton T5J 4P6 Phone 780-492-0234 or 780-608-5301 email@example.com Website www.uab.ca/abfi Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Description
Offers research-based programs for business families all over Alberta. Specific offerings include succession planning, retirement planning, family leadership, Family Enterprise Advisor Program (FEA Designation,) Financial Literacy programs for teens, multimedia, on-line, electronic newsletter and resource library.
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AB Health Services: Children’s Rehabilitation Services & Coordinated Intake
Contact Kristina Callicott (Administrative Assistant) Address 3rd. Floor, #300, 5015 - 50 Ave. Camrose T4V 3P7 Phone 780-608-8613 Toll Free 1-866-937-7476 Fax 780-608-8648 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. Description
Children’s Rehabilitation Services offers Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Respiratory Therapy and Audiology services for children under the age of 18. Screening, assessment, treatment and consultation with all disciplines are available. Referrals for services regarding developmental needs can be made by parents, physicians, teachers/schools and/or other community professionals, or by accessing the Walk In Clinic, which is usually held the third Tuesday of every month (call 780-608-8611 for schedule).
Addiction Services Helpline
Toll Free 1-866-332-2322 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Hours 24 Hours Description
Help for problems with gambling, alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.
Addictions Helpline (AB Health Services)
Toll Free 1-866-332-2322 Description
The Addiction Helpline is a toll free confidential service which provides alcohol, tobacco, other drugs and problem gambling support, information and referral to services. Operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Available to all Albertans.
AHS Continuing Care Website
Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Description
Continuing care includes home care, supportive living, long-term care, hospice and end of life care. AHS has programs and services to help Albertans of all ages lead active and fulfilling lives, close to home.
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Address Camrose Phone 780-672-4786 Elaine or Karen at 780-673-9947 Hours Mon. 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Provides fellowship for relatives and friends of alcoholics and assists them in coping with the problems of living with an alcoholic. Call Elaine or Karen for meeting location.
Information & Referral
Alberta Government Rite Line
Toll Free 310-0000 Website https://www.alberta.ca/rcas-contact-centre.aspx Description
Dial 310-0000 followed by the 10 digit phone number of the Alberta government office you wish to reach or dial 310-0000 and wait for an operator for assistance
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Alberta Health Services – Public Health
Phone 780-679-2980 Fax 780-679-2999 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Public Health Nursing: Provides services to families, individuals, and communities to promote health and wellness and to prevent illness. The Perinatal Program offers information and resources to new parents including prenatal classes, home visits, screening and referrals, and breastfeeding support. Routine immunizations are provided by appointment in well child clinics, adult clinics, and travel health clinics. School Health programs include immunization for grade 6 & 9 students as well as catch up immunization for those in grade 1 – 9. The annual influenza campaign offers influenza immunization to all individuals over six months of age. Public Health is also involved in communicable disease surveillance, follow-up, and preventative management.
Oral Health: Provides free fluoride varnish for at-risk pre-school children 12-35 months. In select schools, fluoride varnish is offered to children in Kindergarten, grades 1 & 2 and dental sealants are offered to grade 1 & 2 students.
Early Intervention Program (EIP): Supports families of children (0 – 3 1/2 years) with developmental delays or disabilities using a home-based, family-centered approach. EIP staff connect families to community resources, provide information on child development, and develop a service plan unique to each family.
Sexual Health Consultant: Information/support, resources and presentations on sexual health to adults, youth, parents, professionals, community groups and schools. Issues addressed include prevention, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections; contraception (birth control); healthy & informed sexual health decision making and healthy relationships.
Environmental Public Health Program: As regulators, public health inspectors enforce the Public Health Act, and Skin Cancer Prevention (Artificial Tanning) Act and their regulations. Public Health inspectors routinely inspect public places including restaurants, swimming pools, rental houses, day cares, tattooing/body piercing shops. Also provides health and safety training in the areas of food safety, swimming pool operation, and child-care facility operation. They are empowered to investigate public complaints about health and safety concerns in public facilities, and to investigate illness resulting from consumption of food or drinking water, or from exposure to environmental contaminants.
Health Promotion: We work with communities and schools to address health priorities and catalyze change. In working with local partners, agencies and citizens, we support, promote and expand connections, programs and initiatives to create healthier places to work, learn and live. Examples of our support may include supporting and working with groups and communities to achieve walkable communities, naturalized outdoor play spaces, inclusive spaces, tobacco and cannabis prevention, workplace wellness, injury prevention, healthy school environments, active lifestyles, etc.
Public Health Nutrition: Dietitians work with communities to enable Albertans to eat healthy where they live, learn, work, play. Dietitians support improving healthy eating environments in your community, school, child care, recreation centre, or workplace. Dietitians deliver workshops that are open to parents and care providers of young children. Visit AHS services website for more information.
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Alberta Health Services Camrose – Home Care
Contact Central Intake Address 4615 - 56 St. Camrose T4V 4M5 Phone 1-855-371-4122 Fax 1-844-776-0430 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Hours Monday - Friday 8:15 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Sat./Sun. 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Messages can be left 24 hours a day. Description
A health service that supports Albertans of all ages (with a valid health care card) in wellness and independence. The goal is to help individuals remain safe and independent in their own home or care setting for as long as possible. Telephone assessment done to determine program eligibility. Services include: health promotion and teaching; treatments; care at end of life; rehabilitation; personal care support; assistance to maintain social connections, and support for family or other caregivers.
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Alberta Health Services Community Addiction & Mental Health
Phone 780-672-1181 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee Services are provided free of charge. Description
Alberta Health Services Community Addiction & Mental Health
Contact Maribela Arruda-Block (Manager, Central Zone East) Phone Seniors Program 780-679-1241; Child/Adolescent 780-679-1764; Addiction/Adult 780-672-1181; Toll Free 1-866-332-2322 (Addiction & Smokers Helpline) Toll Free Mental Health Helpline 1-877-303-2642 Fax Addiction & Mental Health (Adult) 780-679-5088; Addiction & Mental Health (Children/Adolescent/Seniors) 780-679-1740 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Hours Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee Services are provided free of charge. Description
Mental Health & Addiction professionals provide voluntary community based counselling/treatment (including psychiatric consultation as required), information & referral to all ages who present with a clearly definable mental illness &/or alcohol, drug, tobacco or gambling problems. Additional programs include:
Mental Health & Addiction Prevention & Promotion works to increase awareness & understanding & reduce stigma. Programs consist of Suicide Prevention, Mental Health First Aid & Tough Enough to Talk About.
Prevention and Promotion services are also provided through presentation to schools, agencies & community groups as well as through the office resource library & other resource materials within the addiction/mental health service stream.
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Alberta Health Services Healthy Living Centre/Community Rehab
Address Suite #1203, Recreation Centre 4512 - 53 St. Camrose T4V 4E3 Phone 780-608-8683 Fax 780-608-8693 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:15 Mon. - Fri. Closed on stat holidays. Fee Depends on Service Description
The Healthy Living Centre is an innovative health service designed to be a central point for the community to access health information, programs and services in the areas of prevention and promotion, clinical rehabilitation and chronic illness. Focus is on facilitating client self management of their health, injury or illness. Services include occupational and physical therapy, speech pathology, respiratory, kinesiologist, dietician and a registered nurse.
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Alberta Learning Information Service
Website www.alis.alberta.ca Description
An Internet gateway to information about adult learning in Alberta.
Ombudsman governmentInformation & Referral
Address Suite 700, 9925 - 109 St. NW Edmonton T5K 2J8 Phone 780-427-2756 Toll Free 1-888-455-2756 Fax 780-427-2759 email@example.com Website www.ombudsman.ab.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:15 a.m. - 12:00 noon & 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. Description
Authorized by the Ombudsman Act to investigate complaints about the administrative fairness of: AB Government departments, agencies, boards, commissions, municipal government, designated professional organizations; and the Patient Concerns Resolution Process of AB Health Services. The Ombudsman is independent from government, impartial, approachable, responsive, free of charge. (Not an advocacy service.)
Employment Services/ Financial Assistance
Address 3rd Floor Gemini Centre 3010, 6708 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 4S3 Phone 780-608-2525; After Hours Emergency 1-866-644-5135 Toll Free 1-877-644-9992 Fax AB Works: 780-608-4075 AISH 780-608-4078 Website www.employment.alberta.ca Hours Mon-Fri, 8:15 a.m. - noon and 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Description
Alberta Supports is a portal to access numerous Government of Alberta programs that are not physically located in this community – including but not limited to Child Care Subsidy, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee, Alberta Adult Heath Benefits, Alberta Child Health Benefits, and Alberta Seniors programs.
Specifically at the Camrose site, besides Alberta Supports, we have Alberta Works, AISH (Assured Income for Severely Handicapped) and Disability Services.
Alberta Works provides employment services (including career consultation, job postings and job search supports) and Income Support benefits.
AISH is a financial benefits program for people with a severe and permanent disability.
Disability Services includes programs and other supports for Albertans with disabilities.
Information & Referral
Alberta Supports Contact Centre
Toll Free 1-877-644-9992 Website www.albertasupports.ca Description
Visit Alberta Supports, a website designed to share information on social based assistance programs and services.
Toll Free 1-866-710-QUIT (7848) Website www.albertaquits.ca Hours 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Mon. - Sunday) Description
Tobacco cessation counsellors can help you make a plan to quit, manage cravings, and stay on track.
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AlbertaQuits Helpline (Smokers)
Contact Ceasation Counsellor Phone Toll Free 1-866-710-7848 Website www.albertaquits.ca Description
AlbertaQuits Services include a helpline, online service, text service and group counselling services designed to support all Albertans who have a desire to quit smoking. AlbertaQuits is operated by Alberta Health Services.
Contact Wilf Address Camrose Phone 780-672-5849 or 780-608-9416 (cell) Community Camrose Description
A fellowship of non-practicing alcoholics whose primary purpose is to achieve and maintain sobriety. Meetings held at the Lighthouse (5509 – 48 Ave.) on Sundays & Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m.; at Centra Cam Main Building (5502 – 46 St.) on Sundays at 10:00 a.m.; and at the Burgess Building (4604 – 57 St.) on Mondays at 8:00 p.m.
Alzheimer Society Care Partner Support Group
Contact Alzheimer Society - Red Deer & Central AB Office Address Rosehaven Care Centre, 4612-53 St. Camrose Phone 403-342-0448 Ext 702 Fax 403-986-3693 Hours Regularly scheduled meeting 3rd. Thurs. of each month from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Fee No cost. Description
Care Partner Support Group is for family members of a person living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. It is a safe and supportive environment for those who want to meet others, to share experiences, to learn new information, to receive peer support and to help each other cope more effectively.
Assistance for Personal Decision Makers
Contact Lorraine Hankins Phone 403-742-1155 Hours Tues./Thurs./Fri. - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed 12:00 - 1:00). Appts. can be scheduled outside of regular hours. Description
Helps individuals & families examine substitute decision making options for vulnerable adults; including personal directives, supported decision making, co-decision making & guardianship. Assistance in completing Adult Guardianship & Trusteeship Act forms. Travels to Camrose.
Association of Communities Against Abuse
Contact Stephanie Handley (Executive Director) Address 5005 - 47 St. Stettler T0C 2L0 Phone 403-742-3558 Toll Free 1-866-807-3558 Fax 403-742-3287 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.acaahelps.ca Association of Communities Against Abuse Facebook Page Hours Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee No charge Community Camrose Description
A) long term, specialized individual therapy/counselling services and family support for survivors of sexual trauma/abuse.
B) education programs for students (Pre-K to grade 12), educators and parents on topics of healthy relationships, abuse reduction, personal safety, online safety and device use.
C) training and presentations for professionals, front line staff, and community members to create awareness, recognize, respond to and reduce sexual and other forms of abuse/violence.
D) specialized crisis and community support for individuals and their loved ones, who have been impacted by sexual violence. This may include emotional support, unbiased information, referrals, accompaniment, transportation, assistance with paperwork, advocacy and system navigation (criminal justice, education, health, etc.).
Camrose has an office location by appointment only – Suite 203, 4917 – 50 Ave., Camrose AB.
BASHAW & DISTRICT FOOD BANK
Contact Sarah Unsworth (Program Manager) Address 4909 - 50 St. Bashaw T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-4074 Fax 780-372-3951 email@example.com Hours Tuesdays & Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Community Bashaw Description
Christmas Hamper Program and Food Bank.
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Bashaw & District Pre-School
Contact Marci Albers Address Box 568 Bashaw T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-2053 or 780-372-4074 Fax 780-372-3951 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours Tue. & Thu., 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. or 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Fee $80/month Community Bashaw Description
Provides a play based program for children ages 3-5 years to enhance their growth in the areas of social, physical, intellectual, creative and emotional development. Licensed and qualified staff. BDSS program – can issue tax receipts.
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Bashaw & District Support Services
Contact Christine Buelow (Executive Director) Address 4909 - 50th Street Bashaw T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-4074 Fax 780-372-3951 email@example.com Bashaw & District Support Services Facebook Page Hours Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Community Bashaw Description
Provides community support to strengthen families and community. Prevention is the focus and programs depend on volunteerism. Services are available to all residents of the Town of Bashaw and Division One of Camrose County. BDSS is partially funded by FCSS. We offer: Generations Daycare, Bashaw Preschool, Benevolent Fund, Life Line- referrals, Santa’s Anonymous, Meals on Wheels, Tools for School, Home Support, Walk In Support to residents.
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Bashaw & District Thrift Store
Contact Margaret Baier Address 5008 - 50th St. Box 568 Bashaw AB T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-3718 Hours Tue., Thurs., Fri, 10:00 a.m. -.4:00 p.m. Description
Welcomes donations of clean used clothing in good repair and some small miscellaneous items which are then offered for resale at nominal prices.
BASHAW BUS SOCIETY
Address 4909 - 50 St. Bashaw T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-3631 Fax 780-372-3951 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours Call to book rides Fee $6 return trip in town. Tues. 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon or as needed for additional fee. Bashaw to Camrose $15.00 return 2nd. & last Thursday. Community Bashaw Description
Safe transportation for all ages in the community. Wheelchair accessible. (Chartered transportation available at $30.00/hour, plus 75 cents/km.)
Home Support Services
Bashaw Meals on Wheels (BDSS)
Contact Sarah Unsworth (Program Manager) Address Box 568, Provincial Building, Main Street; BDSS office. Bashaw T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-4074 Fax 780-372-3951 email@example.com Hours Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee $7.00 per meal Description
A hot nutritious noon meal, delivered 5 days per week by volunteers. BDSS Program – can issue tax receipts.
Bashaw Victim Services
Address Box 248 Bashaw T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-3687/372-3793 Fax 780-372-2121 Description
Provides support, information & referral to victims of crime & trauma. Message can be left @ 780-372-3687 or call the Bashaw RCMP detachment at 780-372-3793.
Child & Youth Services
Bashaw Youth Drop In Foundation
Contact Angela Richardson (Executive Director) Address P.O. Box 255, 4903 - 50 Ave. Bashaw T0B 0H0 Phone 780-372-4048 Fax 780-372-3586 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours 3:30 - 6:00 p.m. Fee $20.00/month or $2.00/Drop-In Community Bashaw Description
Daily programming: ages 5 – 18 from 3:30 – 6:00 p.m. Programming includes arts, crafts, music, drama, sports, recreation, volunteering, kids cooking, & outings.
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Battle River Community Foundation
Contact Dana Andreassen (Executive Director) Address Box 1122 Camrose T4V 4E7 Phone 780-679-0449 Fax 780-679-0449 email@example.com Website www.brcf.ca Hours By appointment Community Camrose Description
Mission is to encourage increased flow of resources to community needs, to create and manage permanent endowment funds to meet those needs, and to respond to emerging needs that come with changing times. Donations are held as endowment funds wherein the capital remains intact and investment income is made available to a broad range of charitable community needs in Camrose and area. Located at 4870 – 50 St.
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Battle River School Division
Contact Diane Hutchinson (Director of Communication) Address 5402 - 48 A Ave. Camrose T4V 0L3 Phone 780-672-6131 Website www.brsd.ab.ca Hours Mon.- Fri., 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Operates schools and programs within the City of Camrose, Camrose County, Beaver County and Flagstaff County, including K to 12 schools, French Immersion program, hockey academy, online, outreach schools, Hutterite Colony schools and a program for young moms. The school division also welcomes dozens of International students from across the globe to join our school communities each year.
Bereavement Support Group
Contact Shelly Dalueg Address 4607 - 53 St., St. Mary's Hospital Camrose T4V 1Y5 Phone 789-679-2793 / 780-679-6131 Fax 780-679-6139 Hours There are three eight-week sessions per year. (Depending upon interest.) Fee No charge for the course Community Camrose Description
If you have recently experienced a death in your family, you know the pain and length of time it takes to recover. This support group will aid in the process.
Phone 1-888-456-2323 (24 Hour) Toll Free 211 (press 1) Website www.bullyfreealberta.ca Description
Advice or support on bullying. 24/hour/day. Online Bullying Helpline Chat from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., 7 day/week available on website.
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Camrose & Area Adult Learning Council
Contact Diane McLaren (Executive Director) Address #7, 5000 - 51 Ave. Camrose T4V 0V6 Phone 780-672-8754 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camroselearning.com Camrose & Area Adult Learning Council Facebook Page Fee Mostly free. Some courses have a fee, but fee reduction is available upon need. Community Camrose Description
We assist adults to build their literacy and language skills using “real life” materials and situations they will encounter everyday. Literacy assessment provided to develop a Learning Plan. Career Planning and Resume Writing workshops available. Develop your skills online or in our classrooms in the areas of reading comprehension, writing, numeracy, math, basic technology, basic Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel, job search, essential skills for work, and personal financial management. Prepare to write your GED exam or the Trades Entrance exam. English Language Training for the workplace, academic tests or everyday life. LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) English program that focuses on improving your ability to communicate in real-world situations.
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Camrose & Area Early Childhood Development Coalition
Contact Jolene Doig (Coalition Coordinator) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose AB T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 email@example.com Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Mon. - Fri. Description
A provincial project which identifies and develops community assets in support of early child development. The local Coalition, which serves Bashaw & Tofield along with the City and County of Camrose continues to focus on engaging parents and community to better understand and promote the importance of Early Child Development.
Camrose & Area Stroke Recovery Association
Contact Sandra McLay (Peer Support) Phone 780-608-6141 Community Camrose Description
A support group for stroke survivors and caregivers to gain information on therapies, financial issues, driving, recreation, and a time for socializing. Call Sandra @ 780-608-6141 for mtg. schedule.
Information & Referral
Camrose & District Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Services
Contact Sharon Anderson (Executive Director) Address 5402-48 Ave. Bill Fowler Centre Camrose T4V 0J7 Phone 780-672-4217 / 780-679-0064 Fax 780-672-1059 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosechamber.ca Hours Sept. long weekend to May long weekend, Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; May long weekend to Sept. long weekend, Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.; Sat./Sun., 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Fee Call 780-672-4217 for membership application. Description
Promoting a proud and prosperous business community. Provides year-round tourist information services. Camrose souvenirs available.
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Camrose & District Family Thrift Shop
Contact Horst Schreiber (President) Address 5006-50 Ave Camrose T4V 0S5 Phone 780-608-1544; Store: 780-672-5027 Hours Tues.- Sat., 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Provides used clothing and miscellaneous household items at a reasonable cost. Supports non-profit organizations and special personal needs. Each request is dealt with on its own merits. Donations may be left at the store during business hours only.
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Camrose & District Home Support Society
Contact Maria Lobreau Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 email@example.com Website www.camrosefcss.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee Sliding scale based on income $16.00 - $25.00/hour. Community Camrose Description
Provides experienced Home Support workers to assist individuals and families with homemaking, shopping, meal preparation and emotional support. We serve those who are socially isolated with insufficient support systems; individuals who are frail and/or confused and families under stresses such as illness (physical or mental). These services are meant to be preventative and supportive in nature. A referral listing is available online at www.camrosefcss.ca and is updated quarterly.
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Camrose & District Ministerial Association
Contact Mary Ann Pastuck Phone 780-608-6103 firstname.lastname@example.org Community Camrose Description
Composed of ministers of Camrose and area churches. Pastoral counselling services available through several churches.
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Camrose & District Pre-School Society
Contact Maria Lobreau (Program Director) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 email@example.com Website www.camrosefcss.ca Hours Classes are 1/week for 3 yr. olds and 2/week for 4 yr. olds. Fee $55/month for 3 year olds; $95/month for 4 year olds Community Camrose Description
Licensed program which provides a nurturing and stimulating atmosphere to promote the use of a child’s most important learning tool – meaningful play. Activities include theme/letters of the month, arts & crafts, gym and outdoor activities, interactive reading & field trips. Pre-School is held at the Rotary Youth Centre (4517 – 54 St.)
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Camrose & District Senior Centre Society
Contact Ross Shuman (President) Address 5415 - 49 Ave. Camrose T4V 0N6 Phone 780-672-7022 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camroseseniorcentre.com Hours Office is open Mon. - Thurs., 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Activities run seven days a week, days and evenings. Some activities are seasonal, some monthly, most are daily. Community Camrose Description
A recreational centre for seniors 50+ years is located within the Mirror Lake Centre. Up to 19 recreational clubs offering a wide selection of interest for every lifestyle from friendly card games and tournaments, scrabble, competitive floor games, pool, table tennis, and dance. The Camrose & District Handivan operation is also located at the Mirror Lake Centre.
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Camrose & District Support Services
Contact Margaret Holliston (Executive Director) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 email@example.com Website www.camrosefcss.ca Camrose & District Support Services Facebook Page Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (May close periodically over lunch) Community Camrose Description
An FCSS program with a mandate to invest in preventative social services as funds permit, CDSS provides comprehensive information and referral support to residents of Camrose, Camrose County and the Villages of Bawlf, Bittern Lake, Edberg, Ferintosh, Hay Lakes and Rosalind. In addition, CDSS hosts Camrose Interagency and Camrose Seniors Coalition, and houses, operates and/or funds ten specific programs within the CDSS service area.
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Camrose & District Victim Services Society
Address 6220 - 48 Ave Camrose T4V 0K6 Phone 780-672-4570 firstname.lastname@example.org Community Camrose Description
Provides support, information and referral to victims of crime and trauma in partnership with Camrose Police Service and Camrose RCMP.
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Camrose Arts Society
Contact Tanya Pattullo Address 4809 - 52 St. Camrose T4V 1T9 Phone 780-672-9949 Fax 780-608-8740 email@example.com Website www.camroseartssociety.ca Community Camrose Description
Camrose Arts Society is a not-for-profit organization that promotes, nurtures and supports the arts for the enrichment of community life. Arts and recreation classes and workshops for preschool – adult (2 sessions/year), Jan. – June & Sept. – Oct. Also offers Creative Arts Summer Program.
Camrose Association for Community Living
Contact Esther McDonald (CEO) Address 4604 - 57 St. Camrose T4V 2E7 Phone 780-672-0257 Fax 780-672-7484 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.cafcl.org Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon, 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (closed for lunch) Community Camrose Description
A community focused organization providing services to people to develop skills and quality of life. We serve people with disabilities, acquired brain injury and families at risk. Programs include: Family Support provides 1 to 1 support to families who have children with special health and developmental concerns. Support ranges from transitional planning, funding, advocating, listening, providing resources, referrals and problem solving. Jobs4Youth – provides job coaching support and employment placement assistance to youth with special health and developmental concerns. Kandu Summer Camp: Children ages 7-17 attend this active, inclusive, recreational summer program in Camrose to learn new skills, explore new interest and meet new friends. Families have peace of mind that staff have skills and expertise to meet the needs of children with special health and development concerns. Leaders-in-Training: youth aged 15 – 24 with special health and developmental concerns work to develop their skills and citizenship, including self-awareness, volunteerism, work experience and community involvement. Residential Program: adults with disabilities receive the support they require in their home. It is a supervised environment where each person develops skills and builds quality of life. Support Homes: private home providers are contracted to provide unique living options for adults. Ranging from room and board, an independent living suite, or living in an apartment with a roommate, the Home Provider provides support to the individual as needed. Outreach: supports adults to live as independently as possible. Individuals may live in their own home or apartment or with a family member. Support staff helps with certain areas of daily living (e.g., medical, budgeting, meal planning, etc.). MORE: Provides meaningful activities during the day for adults with disabilities who are not seeking employment. Activities range from recreational, educational, social, etc. Rose Club: This member driven club is for adults with disabilities to socialize, learn new things, and enjoy quality activities together.
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Camrose Boys & Girls Club
Contact Rees James (Executive Director) Address Suite 1, 4512 - 53 St. Camrose T4V 4E3 Phone 780-672-8004 email@example.com Website www.camroseboysandgirlsclub.ca Camrose Boys & Girls Club Facebook Page Hours See www.camroseboysandgirlsclub.ca Fee See www.camroseboysandgirlsclub.ca Community Camrose Description
Provides a wide variety of social, recreational, educational and leadership programs for children and youth grades 1 – 12. Provides volunteer opportunities for youth grades 6 and up.
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Camrose Children’s Centre
Contact Ashley Bushell (Executive Director) Address 4304 - 53 St. Camrose T4V 1Y2 Phone 780-672-0131 Fax 780-672-0133 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosechildrenscentre.com Camrose Children’s Centre Facebook Page Hours Open Monday to Friday; 6:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.; Saturday 6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Provides accredited, licensed child care to children 1 year to 12 years of age, including Day Care, Day Home, Out of School Care programs. Family Day Homes are able to accommodate parents’ childcare needs with flexible hours. The Camrose Children’s Centre is an ELCC site which provides $25/day childcare for the Day Care Centre.
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Camrose Family Resource Centre Association
Contact Laurie Jansen (Director) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 email@example.com Website www.camrosefrc.com Camrose Family Resource Centre Association Facebook Page Hours 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Mon. - Fri.; Thurs. until 7:30 p.m.; Saturdays 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours may vary due to programming. Community Camrose Description
Includes: Indoor Playground, Play Groups, Triple P Parenting Program, P.L.A.Y. van for rural outreach, Family Support Services, Welcome to Parenting. Provides formal & informal educational programs for parents, children and families to strengthen and support the family unit. CFRCA is a program of CDSS.
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Camrose Meals on Wheels
Contact Maria Lobreau (Program Director) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosefcss.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee Hot meals are $9.50/meal. Frozen meals are $8.50/meal. Description
a) Hot Meal Program – Nutritious meals delivered during noon hour, prepared by the dietary staff at Brookside Kitchen (The Bethany Group), delivered to your door by volunteers. Meal consists of soup or salad, main course and dessert. Meals can be ordered up to 5 days/week to suit each client (including statutory holidays). Delivery to City of Camrose residents only.
b) Frozen Food Program – Meals prepared without additives or preservatives. Delivery arrangements may be made for Camrose residents receiving the hot meal program. Delivery to village and county residents by arrangement. Contact Program Director.
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Camrose Police Service
Contact Dean LeGrange (Chief of Police) Address 6220 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 0K6 Phone 780-672-4444 (911 - Emergencies Only) Fax 780-672-2929 email@example.com Website www.camrosepoliceservice.ca Camrose Police Service Facebook Page Description
Members of the Camrose Police Service are trained and dedicated professionals who are responsible for serving the public and providing quality police and public safety services on a 24/7/365 basis. We are committed to community needs as we pursue our mission of “public safety through policing excellence”.
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Camrose Police Service
Address 6220 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 0K6 Phone 911 (Emergencies Only) 780-672-4444 Website www.camrosepoliceservice.ca Hours 24 hour service Description
Assess & respond to all types of emergencies within City of Camrose.
Camrose Pride Community
Contact Gus Belcourt or Zach Stevens (Co-Chairs) Phone Gus 780-781-7859; Zach 780-781-2015 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosepride.ca Description
Camrose Pride Community creates safe and inclusive spaces for LGBTQ2S+ people and allies in Camrose and area by hosting events, providing education and fostering collaborations. Three regular gatherings per month: Connecting and Planning meeting; Family and Friends support group, and espressOUT, a drop-in/conversation safe space. All gender and sexual diverse folks and allies are welcome. Find us on FaceBook at Camrose Pride Community or visit our website for more information.
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Camrose Primary Care Network
Contact Melissa Berg (Clinical Manager) Address 4512 - 53 St., Room 1108 Suite 4 Recreation Centre Camrose T4V 4E3 Phone 780-608-4927 Fax 780-608-4931 email@example.com Website www.camrosepcn.com Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Description
Care centred around you and led by your family doctor in partnership with other healthcare professionals, the PCN uses a team-based approach to look at your health’s big picture. Programs to help you live healthier include: meetings with a dietitian, chronic illness management, prenatal care, grief and bereavement support, reviewing your medication, balance/falling help, and many others.
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Camrose Psychological Inc.
Contact Pamela Woodman, PhD (Owner, Registered Psychologist #4448) Phone 780-679-5954 firstname.lastname@example.org Camrose Psychological Inc. Facebook Page Hours Call for availability. Fee Sliding scale Description
Pamela has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and a Master’s degree in Marriage, Family and Child Counselling. Pamela has worked over a decade focusing on children and youth. She also works with individuals, couples, and families that have experienced trauma or psychosis. Therapies used include: cognitive-behavioral, trauma-focused, crisis intervention, EMDR, family systems, marriage and couples, narrative, and play/art/sand-tray therapies. Pamela also offers online counselling services.
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Camrose Public Library
Contact Robyn Gray (Director) Address 4710 - 50 Avenue Camrose T4V 0R8 Phone 780-672-4214 email@example.com Website www.cpl.prl.ab.ca Hours Mon. - Thurs., 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Fri., 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.; Sat., 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sun., 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fee Camrose City Membership is free. County residents are $12.00/family of the same household. Community Camrose Description
CPL is not just books and quiet corners. Visit CPL to borrow multitudes of materials and attend programs that will help you learn, laugh & live. We have: books in print, DVDs, electronic library, physical literacy items, & more. Look for us out in the community, bringing your library to you where you live, work & play.
Information & Referral
Camrose Refugee Centre
Contact Yvonne Myrehaug (Volunteer Coordinator) Address Messiah Lutheran Church 4810 - 50 St. Camrose AB T4V 1P5 Phone 780-781-2846 / 780-679-3727 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours By Appointment Fee No fees. Description
The Camrose Refugeee Centre was established to encourage and facilitate the sponsorship and support of refugees and newcomers to Canada as they become members of the Camrose Community.
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Camrose Regional Exhibition
Contact Dianne Kohler (Executive Director) Address 4250 Exhibition Drive Camrose T4V 4Z8 Phone 780-672-3640 Toll Free 1-800-296-8112 Fax 780-672-8140 email@example.com Website www.cre.ab.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:00 a.m - 4:30 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Conference centre & Agricultural Society
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Camrose Women’s Shelter
Address Box 1405 Camrose T4V 1X3 Phone 780-672-1035 (Crisis Line) / 780-679-4975 (Office) Toll Free 1-877-672-1010 Fax 780-679-4999 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours 24 hour service Community Camrose Description
Operates a 22 bed residence, safe place for women and children from Camrose & surrounding communities experiencing domestic violence or crisis. Offers counseling, groups, information & referral support; childcare & in-house school program (grades 1 – 12). Outreach Program supports families transitioning from the shelter to the community &/or assists families who do not want to come to the Shelter but are impacted by domestic violence. Also assists with Aboriginal supports, & provides community presentations on domestic violence for various ages. We offer a program for children and youth affected by domestic violence. The Crisis line 1-877-672-1010 and/or 780-672-1035 offers 24/7 phone support.
Canadian Blood Services Blood Donor Clinics
Toll Free 1-888-236-6283 (info & appointments) Website www.blood.ca Hours Clinic times are advertised in the local media. Description
Days and location advertised in local media. Call Lorna McCallum 780-672-8813 for more information.
Canadian Cancer Society
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Canadian Lutheran Bible Institute
Contact Dean Rostad (President) Address 4837 - 52 A St. Camrose T4V 1W5 Phone 780-672-4454 Fax 780-672-4455 email@example.com Website www.clbi.edu Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Post-secondary education, Biblical teaching, Christian community life, Lutheran theology courses, contemporary Christian studies, Discipleship training, Christian leadership development, mission experiences. Biblical Studies Certificate (1yr.); Christian Leadership Diploma (2 yrs.)
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Canadian Mental Health Association East Central Region
Contact Colleen Swanson (Executive Director) Address 4711 - 51 Ave. Camrose T4V 0V3 Phone 780-672-2570 Fax 780-672-2574 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.cmhacamrose.ca Hours Office: Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 & 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Resource Centre: Mon. 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.; Tues. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Community Camrose Description
A) Shared Living Residential Program for people with severe and persistent mental illness. Tenants are independent and receive peer and staff support.
B) Assertive Outreach provides support to individuals who are not receiving other supports & assists individuals to connect to a support system.
C) Independent Living Support provides continuous support to individuals whose mental illness has resulted in a significant level of disability.
D) Resource Centre provides info about mental illness to clients & families. The centre has a drop-in component. Clients also receive support with housing issues, aid in accessing financial, medical & psychiatric support as needed, emotional support & budgeting support, etc. Free coffee.
E) Individual Support provides supports to persons with both a developmental disability & a mental illness.
F) Caregiver Connections is a weekly drop-in support group for parents and caregivers to those living with mental health concerns.
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Canadian Mental Health Association Edmonton, Suicide (24 hr.)
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Canadian Red Cross Emergency Management
Contact Carmen Werbowetsky (Emergency Management Coordinator) Address 9931 - 106 St. Edmonton AB T5K 1E2 Phone 780-231-6167 Toll Free 24 Hour Assistance & Disaster: 1-888-800-6493 Fax 780-428-7092 Website www.redcross.ca Hours Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Closed 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.) Description
The Canadian Red Cross Personal Disaster Assistance Team may provide emergency food, clothing, accommodation and personal services for up to 72 hours to individuals and families following an assessment, who have been affected by local, small-scale disasters such as a house fire. Medical Equipment program.
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Cancer Patient Navigator – St. Mary’s Hospital
Contact Karen Jans, RN (Nurse Navigator) Address 4607 - 53 St. Camrose AB T4V 1Y5 Phone 780-679-2837 Fax 780-679-2821 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Description
The Cancer Patient Navigator helps guide you through the physical, emotional and financial challenges that come with a cancer diagnosis. Provides information and education, and assists in accessing support services needed.
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Career Information Hotline
Phone 1-780-644-9992 Toll Free 1-877-644-9992 email@example.com Website www.alis.alberta.ca Hours Mon.- Fri., 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Description
The Career Information Hotline is a telephone and online consulting and referral service related to occupational, educational and training options, job search skills and career transitions. Career Advisors can help with: career planning, job search skills/resources, occupational descriptions, educational options, educational funding options, and e-resume review service.
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Catholic Social Services
Contact Lori Marchand (Director) Address 5206 - 51 Ave. Wetaskiwin AB T9A 0V4 Phone 780-352-5535 Fax 780-352-3190 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.cssalberta.ca Hours Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Serves people in need regardless of religion, race, gender, or ethnic origin. We work to improve the quality of life for persons of all faith and cultures by serving their social, emotional, intellectual, spiritual and physical needs. In Camrose we provide the following program:
Residential Program – provides continual residential support service for adults with developmental or multiple disabilities. The residential program provides assistance in the areas of community integration, basic life skills, community living supports, and behaviour intervention to individuals sharing accommodations in a group living arrangement.
Home Support Program – provides long term and respite care to adults with developmental disabilities. Approved and trained families provide this care in their own home.
Support Independent Living for Adults with Developmental Disabilities – provides direct support to individuals living independently or semi-independently in the community. This includes self-identified goals which might also consist of the following: banking & budgeting, grocery & personal shopping, health & safety, and coordination of social and recreational activities. Social & emotional support, help to manage living arrangements, and problem solving can be provided as needed.
Eagles Club – is a support group for adults with developmental disabilities. The club is designed to enrich the lives of people who wish to participate in social or recreational activities, personal development, and want to enhance their personal relationships.
Stargazers – is a self advocacy group for adults with a developmental disability. This group is committed to the promotion of independence, community integration, inclusion through empowerment, skill-building, self-awareness and personal development. (Stargazers and Eagles Clubs are operated from Wetaskiwin office, but Camrose and area persons are welcome to participate in these clubs.)
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Centra Cam Vocational Training Association
Contact Roxanna Skjonsberg (Executive Director) Address P.O Box 1443 Stn. Main Camrose T4V 1X4 Phone 780-672-9995 Fax 780-672-0534 email@example.com Website www.centracam.ca Community Camrose Description
A) Community Access & Employment Services: support that promotes the individual with employment barriers, inclusion in community activities and personal development through activities such as arts, education, recreation, community association programs and participation in the volunteer sector and support for individuals with employment barriers in pre-employment training, career counselling, employment placement, employment search & maintenance & retention (5502 – 46 St.; 672-9995; Mon. – Fri. 8:30 – 4:30 p.m.)
B) Emergency Clothing and Furniture Depot supplies clothing, furniture and household items to people in need by referral. Thrift Store located at 4918 – 46 St., 608-1681; Mon. – Sat. 8:30 – 4:00 p.m. Open to public Tuesday to Saturday 9:30 – 3:30 p.m.
C) Centra Cam Custom Projects: woodworking, pipebunks, custom orders, (5228 – 46 St.; 672-9973; Mon. – Fri. 8:00 – 4:00 p.m.)
D) Centra Cam’s Outlet Store: thrift store; proceeds to support ECFD (4807 – 51 Ave.; 679-0647; Monday – Fri. 10:30 -5:00 p.m.)
E) Recycle with Centra Cam: accepting paper, cardboard, newsprint, clear glass, tin cans, plastic, paint, and e-waste. (4402 – 51 Ave.; 679-4196; Mon. – Sat. 8:00 – 4:00 p.m.)
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Central Region Children’s Services
Address Prevention/Early Intervention: 5005 - 49 St. T4V 1N5; Child Intervention Services 4867-50 St. T4V 1P6 Camrose Phone Intervention Services - 780-608-1800; Prevention/Early Intervention - 403-341-8642 Toll Free Toll Free: 310-0000, then 780-608-1800 Fax 780-672-7538 Website www.alberta.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closed on Stat Holidays. Description
Children’s Services focuses on early intervention, child development and delivering supports and services to children, youth and families. The ministry works to ensure that children and youth have the tools they need to thrive in healthy families and communities.
A) Prevention Services – working with others to help children grow and develop to meet their fullest potential. Supports include child care licensing, parent education & awareness, family coaching, etc.
B) Early Intervention Services – meeting the identified needs of vulnerable children & families.
C) Child Intervention – responding to concerns about the safety and well-being of children and youth. Under the Child, Youth & Family Enhancement Act staff conduct the day-to-day business of child intervention, foster care, adoptions, and kinship care.
Reporting Child Abuse: If you are concerned for the safety and well-being of a child in Alberta, please contact the Camrose office at 780-608-1800 (toll free service dial, 310-0000 first) or call the Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-387-5437 (KIDS) to speak with a caseworker.
Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta
Address Edmonton Phone 780-451-8764 Fax 780-451-2341 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.cplea.ca Description
Non profit group comprised of a multi-disciplinary team of lawyers, librarians, teachers and web specialists who provide resources for teaching people about the law. Does not provide legal advice.
Centre for Restorative Mental Health Dr. Kendell Banack RPsych
Contact Kendell Banack, PhD, Registered Psychologist Address #3, 4825 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-781-8980 email@example.com Website www.crmh.ca Centre for Restorative Mental Health Dr. Kendell Banack RPsych Facebook Page Hours Please email for availability. Fee Sliding fee scale. Description
Kendell offers compassionate individual, couples, and family therapy. She holds a PhD in Counselling Psychology and has over ten years of experience working with depression, anxiety, eating disorders, trauma, stress, and relationship issues. While she has received training in emotional-focused therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and mindfulness, Kendell’s overall approach is integrative which allows her to flexibly respond to the needs of her clients. In-person and online therapy is available.
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Centre for Restorative Mental Health Kirsti Skinstad, RPC-C
Contact Kirsti Skinstad, RPC-C Phone 780-678-9846 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.crmh.ca Centre for Restorative Mental Health Kirsti Skinstad, RPC-C Facebook Page Hours Please email for availability. Fee $90/session Description
Kirsti offers individual counselling to those struggling with anxiety, depression, difficult life transitions and other issues. Kirsti is a Registered Professional Counsellor – Candidate and is working toward full designation with the Canadian Professional Counsellors Association. Kirsti is currently under the supervision of Dr. Kendell Banack, Registered Psychologist. Kirsti utilizes an integrated person centred approach to assist clients seeking to enhance and expand life satisfaction and experience.
Charlene Irvine Counselling Services, CCC.
Contact Charlene Irvine (Certified Canadian Counsellor) Address #203, 4917 - 50 Ave. Camrose AB T4V 0S2 Phone 780-281-0541 Hours By appointment only Description
Individual, family and couple counselling services. Certified Canadian Counsellor.
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Child Abuse Hotline
Chyrsalis Anti-Human Trafficking Network
Toll Free 1-866-528-7109 Website www.chrysalisnetwork.org Description
Offers a 24 hour national crisis and support counselling line for survivors of human trafficking and commercial sex workers. Also offers a project life line which is a buddy system where if an an individual is going to an unsafe environment a safety check can be arranged.
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City of Camrose Public Transportation
Website www.camrose.ca Description
a) The Camrose Community Bus is operated by the Rose City Handivan Society and runs a fixed route Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Visit “The City of Camrose Website” for the route map.
b) Taxi Tokens are distributed by various local organizations within the City of Camrose.
c) The Camrose Connector runs Monday, Wednesday,Thursday, Friday and Sunday, three times a day from Camrose to Edmonton and return.
d) Camrose Area Rideshare is a non-profit ridesharing application with a phone in option that provides local & rural residents options for shared transportation. The goal is to help address the gaps in the transit system that are not being served by an existing provider. To access the website, visit www.camrose-area.ride-share.org/
Check the City website for more information about each program.
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Community Counselling Centre
Contact Susan Anderson (Therapist & Co-Director) Address #202, 10534 - 124 St. Edmonton T5N 1S1 Phone 780-482-3711 / 780-212-7872 Fax 780-488-9407 email@example.com Website www.edmonton.cmha.ca Hours Flexible daytime /evening hrs. Mon. - Sat. Fee Sliding fee schedule from $120/hour and lower. Description
Counsellors & therapists provide individual, couple and family counselling. Fees based on generous sliding fee scale to make quality counselling affordable for our new clients. Sessions for new clients are available usually within a week of intake. Counsellors have expertise in: Bereavement support, Suicide prevention and recovery counselling, EMDR, Hypnotherapy, Trauma-Informed therapy, Addictions, Depression, Anxiety, Anger Management, PTSD, Family Violence, Concurrent Disorders, Relationship Therapy, and Spiritual Development. Also provide marriage preparation and enrichment programs.
Address 5600 - 44 Ave. (Office Location) Camrose Phone 780-672-9195 Description
For City of Camrose Community Services visit www.camrose.ca.
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Community Social Housing/Affordable Housing
Contact Lisa Adamson Address 4612 - 53 St. Camrose T4V 1Y6 Phone 780-679-2002 Fax 780-679-3054 Website www.thebethanygroup.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - noon; 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Provides subsidized rental housing for low-to-moderate income families, seniors and individuals. Applicants are assessed for eligibility based on need.
Phone Bethany Meadows 780-679-1000; Louise Jensen 780-679-3097 Fax 780-679-2001 (LJ) 780-679-1020 (BM) Website www.thebethanygroup.ca Hours Regular Business Hours Description
Care is provided for people with complex health needs who are unable to remain at home or in supportive living and require scheduled 24-hour RN care. The Bethany Group offers a warm and friendly environment with a variety of social and recreational programs at Bethany Meadows and Louise Jensen Care Centre.
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Cornerstone Christian Academy
Contact Allan Welde (Principal) Address Box 99 221 Thompson Street Kingman T0B 2M0 Phone 780-672-7197 Fax 780-608-1420 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.cornerstonekingman.ca Cornerstone Christian Academy Facebook Page Hours 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Mon. - Thurs. Description
Cornerstone Christian Academy is a private interdenominational Christian school that embraces students and staff from a variety of backgrounds and heritages. This ecumenical environment promotes a deeper understanding of the larger Christian community and our shared unity in Christ, while respecting and learning about the differences that make each tradition unique.
Correctional Services Division AB Justice & Solicitor General
Address 5210-49 Ave. Camrose T4V 3Y2 Phone 780-679-1234 Toll Free 310-0000 then (780) 679-1234 Fax 780-679-1227 Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Provides supervision for individuals referred by the court and jail. Administers various programs offered by the Alberta Solicitor General’s Department, i.e., Extra-judicial Sanctions Program, Probation and Fine Option.
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Country Counselling Services
Contact Erinn Baily-Sawatzky, MACP, R.C.C.,R.C.T., CFTP, MHIMCP Phone 780-678-9796 Fax 780-628-0799 email@example.com Website www.countrycounselling.com Hours Some daytime during the week; flexible evening hours Mon. - Fri.; weekend hours available. Fee Please inquire. Private health insurance may assist with fees. Description
Traditional counselling, non-traditional setting in a private country office just a few minutes south of Camrose. Adolescents (ages 11 plus), adults, couples, or group counselling. Masters level Registered Clinical Counsellor, Registered Counselling Therapist, Certified Family Trauma professional and Mental Health Integrative Medicine Certified Provider. Additional specialty services include Clinical Hypnosis, Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, Biofeedback and Integrative Medicine for Mental health consults. Please inquire for more information.
Covenant Health St. Mary’s Hospital Psychiatry Unit
Address 4607 - 53 St. Camrose T4V 1Y5 Phone 780-679-6131 Fax 780-679-6139 Website www.covenanthealth.ca/hospitals-care-centres/st-marys-hospital Fee Costs are covered by Alberta Health Care. Please bring your card with you. Description
Offers a full range of Psychiatric Services including: Individual Psychotherapy Sessions, Assertiveness Training, Communication Skills, Stress Management, MAP (Management of Anxiety Panic), Schizophrenia Program. Access to outpatient services is by referral. Call 780-679-6131 for information.
Crisis Text Line
Crossroads Day Program
Contact Tena Lansing (Clinical Support Manager) Address 4612 - 53 St. Camrose T4V 1Y6 Phone 780-679-3045/780-679-3046 Fax 780-679-3071 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.thebethanygroup.ca Description
Provides social programs for older adults with chronic disease &/or disability who are living in the community. Serves people with memory impairment &/or chronic health problems. Offers socialization leisure activities.
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Debt-Talk (The Debt Stress Line)
Contact Arthur Waring Address First Edmonton Place Suite 410, 10665 Jasper Ave. Edmonton T5J 3S9 Phone 780-424-9944 Toll Free 1-800-463-3328 Fax 780-424-9646 email@example.com Website www.debtfree.ca Hours Live line Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. After Hours Record-a-Message & Callback Service Fee Consultation free, other fees according to service. Description
Confidential, professional debt advice. Free consultation. Sponsored by A.C. Waring and Associates Inc. Services include credit counselling, debt consolidation, consumer proposals, creditor negotiation, repayment planning, bankruptcy protection. Provided by Arthur Waring, Licensed Insolvency Trustee (LIT), Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional (CIRP) and Trustee in Bankruptcy.
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Designated Supportive Living
Phone 780-679-2000 Website www.thebethanygroup.ca Description
Provides the security of 24-hour care and support depending on the level of care.The Bethany Group offers Designated Supportive Living at Bashaw Meadows; Bethany Meadows, Faith House, Memory Lane, and Viewpoint in Camrose; and Wetaskiwn Meadows.
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Directions for Wellness
Contact Garth or Wayne (780-672-3399) Address #201, 4870 - 50 St. Camrose AB T4V 1T1 Toll Free 1-855-624-4477 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.dfwi.ca Description
Assist and provide community resources for unemployed or marginally employed adults to gain occupation related skills needed for success in local labour market. Funded by AB Community and Social Services and/or Government of Canada. Currently offering Workplace Training, One to One Specialized Services and New Futures (a job search workshop).
Distress Line, Canadian Mental Health Association – Edmonton Region
Contact Emma Potter (Help Lines Manager) Address 300, 10010 - 105 St. Edmonton AB T5J 1C4 Phone 780-482-Help (4357) Toll Free 1-800-232-7288 Fax 780-482-7498 Website www.edmonton.cmha.ca Description
Confidential 24-hour Distress Line provides compassionate and non-judgemental listening for individuals experiencing a crisis. Online support through Live Crisis Chat (hours vary please visit website).
Education & Literacy
Ecole des Fondateurs
Address 4707 - 56 St. Camrose T4V 2C4 Phone 587-769-0144 Fax 587-769-0145 email@example.com Website www.df.centrenord.ab.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Description
Ecole francophone de Camrose is the only school in Camrose teaching French as a first language program from kindergarten to grade 8 The school is operated by the Greater North Central Francophone Education Regional Authority located in Edmonton.
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Edmonton Resolution Support Centre
Address 8th Floor, John E. Brown Lee Bldg. 10365 - 97 St. Edmonton Phone 780-415-0404 Toll Free 310-0000 (780-415-0404) Fax 780-415-0403 Website www.albertacourts.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Description
A service provided by Alberta Justice to provide information about child support, civil and other family law issues. People who do not have lawyers can receive information and court forms. No legal advice is given. Visit Resolution and Court Administration Services website.
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Elk Island Catholic Schools
Phone 780-467-8896 Toll Free 1-800-996-9982 Fax 780-467-5469 Website www.eics.ab.ca Description
Part of Alberta’s publicly-funded education system, serves the communities of Camrose, Fort Saskatchewan, Sherwood Park & Vegreville. EICS provides quality, 21st century, Catholic faith-based education for all students in an inclusive environment where they are supported as they strive towards excellence.
A) Our Lady of Mt. Pleasant School grades 5-12; 39 Mt. Pl. Drive, T4V 2M3. Phone 672-2975. Fax: 672-4747
B) St. Patrick School grades PreK-4; 4816-53 Ave., T4V 0Y2. Phone: 672-2177. Fax: 672-1818
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Emergency Clothing & Furniture Depot
Contact Iona Brager (Coordinator) Address 4918 - 46 St. Camrose T4V 1H1 Phone 780-608-1681 Fax 780-608-1683 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.centracam.ca Hours Hours for Picking Up Items: Tues. - Thurs. 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.; Donation Drop Off Hours: Mon. - Sat., 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Thrift store. Free clothing, furniture & housewares available by referral. Referrals may be obtained from many social agencies and churches. Please phone for more details.
Contact Chantel White (Certified Equine Gestalt Coach) Phone 780-293-4866 email@example.com Website www.equinereflection.com Hours By Appointment Description
Chantel is a Certified Equine Gestalt Coach who specializes in body somatic awareness and horse partnered experiences to heal trauma. Chantel and the horses are here to support you in finding authenticity, confidence and inner strength. Programs for youth, women, couples, and groups. Monthly healing circles, individuals sessions, retreats and three day intensives. No previous horse experience necessary.
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Family Supports for Children with Disabilities (FSCD)
Address 3rd. Floor Gemini Centre 6708 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 4S3 Phone 780-679-5059 Fax 780-608-4075 Website www.alberta.ca/fscd.aspx Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Description
The FSCD program works with eligible families to provide support and services based on each child and family’s needs. Please visit the FSCD website for information on program eligibility, resources and how to apply.
Family Violence Action Society
Contact Sheralyn Dobos (Program Director) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosefcss.ca Family Violence Action Society Facebook Page Hours Adult groups meet weekly for 2 hours in the evening; Anger Management 8 weeks; Intimate Partner Abuse groups 14 weeks; children's counselling daytime by appointment. Fee No registration fee for anger or intimate partner abuse groups. No charge for children's counselling. Donations welcome. Community Camrose Description
Groups for anger management as well as intimate partner abuse (for men and women separately) run once per week in evening hours starting two times per year. Eight weeks and fourteen weeks in length, respectively. Groups closed to new participants once started. Register anytime throughout the year. Individual counselling for children and youth impacted by family violence or other trauma. Individual consultation and information on elder abuse. Intimate partner abuse and elder abuse presentations available for community groups.
Community Outreach: FVAS coordinates the Camrose Family Violence Response Council. Funded primarily by CDSS, AB Community and Social Services, and private donations.
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Family Violence Info Line
Phone 310-1818 to get anonymous help in more than 70 languages Toll Free 911 Website www.alberta.ca/family-violence-prevention.aspx Hours 24 Hours Description
Call if you (or someone you know) are going through family violence or abuse if you have questions or want to find out about programs, resources and services. On-line chat available from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. on website.
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First Aid Courses
Contact authorized providers for a full range of First Aid & CPR courses.
A) Camrose Aquatic Centre: Red Cross Babysitting Course; Red Cross Stay Safe. Call 672-9909 or visit the City website.
B) Greater Vision Safety – 780-678-2280. Suite 102, 4946 – 50 St. Camrose. All First Aid. A Canadian Red Cross Instructor Development Centre. See website www.greatervisionltd.net for complete listing.
C) Icon Safety Consulting – Toll free 1-844-679-0111. See website at www.iconsafetyconsulting.com. ATV/UTV, A.W.P., Bear Awareness, Bucket Truck Operator, Confined Space Entry/Monitor/Rescue, Digger Derrick, Fall Pro, Firearms Safety Course (P.A.L.), Fire Extinguisher, First Aid (Red Cross Standard Level C CPR/AED, Emergency CPR/AED), Fire Watch, Flag Person, Forklift Operator, Ground Disturbance for Supervisors, Hands on H2S & Hazardous Gases, Loader Operator, Lifting & Rigging, Mask, Fit, Skid Steer Loader Operator, TDG, Telehandler Operator, WHMIS, Wildlife Awareness. Drug & Alcohol testing, Mask fit testing, MTC, & safety audits. PCST, WHMIS and Leadership in Health & Safety.
D) Safety Starts Here Inc. – Red Cross First Aid AED/CPR courses – Emergency, Standard, Child Care, Health Care Provider, and National Food Safety Training Program; H2S Alive; Ground Disturbance 201; Fall Protection (OSSA); TDG/WHMIS; CSTS-09; PCST; CSO; Confined Space Entry/Rescue; Boating License; Toll Free 1-866-608-1434. For further information visit www.safetystartshere.ca.
Child & Youth Services
First Steps Learning Centre
Contact Kerri Franz (Executive Director) Address 4920 - 48 St. Camrose T4V 4L5 Phone 780-672-4691 Fax 780-672-4038 email@example.com Website www.citylightscamrose.com Hours 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Monday - Friday Fee Call for fees. Description
Licensed child care facility that focuses on social, emotional, intellectual, physical, creative and spiritual needs of the child. Accredited program.
Gemini Health Centre
Address #2010, 6708 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 4S3 Phone 780-672-9850; Dr. Wong 780-672-9886 Fax 780-672-9104 Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Family Medicine and Plastic Surgery
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Good Samaritan TeleCare
Address 8861 - 75 Street Edmonton T6C 4G8 Phone 1-780-431-3630 Toll Free 1-800-676-8397 Fax 1-780-433-2003 Website www.goodsamaritantelecare.com Hours 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Description
Provides you with monitored home safety devices, telephone support and personal emergency response services. Whether you are young or old, living alone or with others, medically at risk or simply concerned about personal safety, Good Samaritan TeleCare has multiple products and services to assist you to live independently. Funding available through Alberta Seniors Benefits, Veterans Affairs and AISH.
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Habitat for Humanity Camrose / Restore
Contact Cody McCarroll (Executive Director) Address 5007 - 46 St. Camrose T4V 3G3 Phone 780-672-4484 / 780-878-4757 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.habitatcamrose.com Hours Restore: Tues.- Sat., 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Affordable homeownership program for families who would not otherwise be able to own their own home. Applications for housing are available on-line and at ReStore. ReStore accepts donations of new and used building materials, appliances, furniture, and other home products. Items are available for sale to general public.
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Haven Art Therapy Studio
Contact Nikki Featherstone (Registered Canadian Art Therapist) Address Box 435 Hay Lakes AB T0B 1W0 Phone 780-678-6223 Haven.SpiritualArtTherapy@gmail.com Website www.ourhaven.ca Hours By Appointment Fee $95.00/hour for individual Art Therapy; fee varies for groups & workshops. Sliding fee scale Description
As a Registered Canadian Art Therapist, Nikki offers all levels of therapy from open circles to closed groups and individual psychotherapy. Online video sessions available. No experience or artistic skill level required, as art therapy provides a safe place where you can express yourself without judgement or critique, often giving voice which has no words. Individuals, couples, and family counselling for youths, adolescents, adults and seniors.
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Hay Lakes & District Playschool Society
Contact Elise Shultz/Charissa Scott (Board Member/Teacher) Address P.O. Box 116 Hay Lakes T0B 1W0 Phone 780-915-8862/780-293-0781 email@example.com Community Hay Lakes Description
Located at Hay Lakes Recreation Centre, the Playschool Society runs a program for 3 and 4 year olds. Funded by CDSS. Subsidy may be available for applicants that qualify. The 3 year old class runs on Tues. & Thurs. from 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. @ $75.00 month/child; the 4 year old class runs on Tues./Wed./Thurs. from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. @ $100./month/child.
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Hay Lakes Library
Contact Amanda Barth Address PO Box 69 Hay Lakes T0B 1W0 Phone 780-878-2665 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.haylakeslibrary.prl.ab.ca/ Hours Tues., 9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.; Wed. & Thurs., 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Fee Single Membership: $15.00. Family Membership: $30.00 Community Hay Lakes Description
Located in the heart of the Village of Hay Lakes, we offer a wide range of material as well as DVD’s and audio books. Our programs are designed for children and adults of all ages to engage in the love of learning.
Toll Free 811 Website www.myhealth.alberta.ca Hours 24 hours/7days/week. Description
Health Link Alberta is a 24 hour a day, 7 day a week nurse telephone advice and health information service. Highly skilled Registered Nurses will provide you with advice and information about health symptoms and concerns that you or a member of your family may be experiencing. Health Link can also help you find appropriate services and health information. All call are confidential and free.
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Contact Stacey Olstad (Program Director of Family Services) Phone 780-672-0257 Fax 780-672-7484 email@example.com Website www.cafcl.org Hours Mon. - Fri: 8:30 - 4:30, closed for lunch 12:00 - 1:00 pm Fee Free, program is voluntary. Community Camrose Description
Healthy Family Facilitators work in partnership with families to provide information and support for prenatal care and its role in a healthy pregnancy, encourages positive and responsive parenting through building on strengths, promotes child well-being and nurtures healthy development of children during the early years of life through home visitation services. You may be eligible to receive services if you are pregnant or recently had a baby or are actively parenting a child who is 0 – 3 years old, available for home visits. We also provide long-term support in response to the concern of substance use during pregnancy. Home visitors work directly with participants offering personalized services for up to 3 years. You can expect support to improve health of women and their children, making steps towards a healthy independent lifestyle, connecting women to resources in their community. You may be eligible to receive services if you are pregnant or up to 6 months postpartum, self-report alcohol and/or drug use during pregnancy, are ineffectively engaged with community or have delivered a child with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder and/or using alcohol in childbearing years. The Healthy Families program is free and voluntary. Referrals are welcome from everyone including self.
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Contact Laura Keegan (Director of Resource Development & Public Engagement) Address 9702 - 111 Ave Edmonton T5G 0B1 Phone 780-488-5742 Fax 780-488-3735 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.hivedmonton.com Hours Mon. - Thurs., 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Closed daily for lunch 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Description
HIV has a vision of Zero: Zero new HIV infections, Zero stigma and discrimination and Zero AIDS related deaths. We work towards this vision by working with the community and partner agencies regarding health promotion, community action, education and prevention from a harm reduction model.
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Contact Roy Wallace Phone 780-563-0021 email@example.com Hours Mon. - Sun., 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Description
A Licensed Practical Nurse offering mobile, professional foot care with good old fashioned TLC. Follows strict Alberta Health and Wellness infection control standards using only sterile instruments for each client. Comprehensive services include, but not limited to, nail trimming, ingrown nail management, fungus nail treatment and specialized diabetic foot care. Special rates for seniors in care facilities.
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Hospice Society of Camrose and District
Contact Bill Harder (Program Coordinator) Address Box 1891 Camrose T4V 1X8 Phone 780-608-0636 / 587-322-9269 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosehospice.org Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee No Fees Community Camrose Description
A registered charity since 2011. Trained volunteers provide palliative and grief supports to individuals experiencing a life-limiting illness, support for their families, and support for those bereaved. Services are offered in-home, hospital, long-term care facilities, and through programs in the community. HSCD serves Camrose and the surrounding rural communities. Office is at the Mirror Lake Center, Lower Level.
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Hospital, St. Mary’s Covenant Health
Contact Cheryln Antymniuk (Site Administrator) Address 4607-53 St. Camrose T4V 1Y5 Phone 780-679-6100 Fax 780-679-6198 Website www.covenanthealth.ca/hospitals-care-centres/st-marys-hospital Hours 24 hour phone service Description
St. Mary’s Hospital is available for all your acute care needs. We are an innovative and welcoming 76 bed rural hospital servicing Camrose and surrounding communities. Our friendly and responsive staff uphold Covenant Health’s Mission, Vision, and Values by providing exceptional quality of care to all. We provide Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services including a Laboratory, Pharmacy, Physical and Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation, Respiratory Therapy, and Fluoroscopy; in addition, our facility is equipped with Radiology, Ultrasound, and Computed Tomography (CT) Scanning technology. In-Patient Services include: Medicine, Psychiatry and Mental Health Services, Spiritual Care, Stroke Services, Palliative Care, and Urology; our modern Surgical technology allows for advanced services in Anesthesia, Gynecology, Orthopedics, Obstetrics, and Plastics. Out Patient Services: 24-Hour Emergency Department, Ambulatory Care Clinic, Cardiac Stress Testing, Cancer Clinic, Surgical Pre-Assessments, Heart and Stroke Clinic and Preventative Education, Minor Outpatient Surgeries, Clinical Nutrition, and a Travelling MRI. St. Mary’s Hospital, Camrose Foundation website is www.stmaryshospitalfoundation.com/
Income Support Contact Centre
Phone 1-866-644-5135 Website https://www.alberta.ca/income-support.aspx Hours 24 Hours Description
Financial help for Albertans who don’t have resources to meet their basic needs (e.g., food, clothing, shelter).
Indian Residential School Survivors Support Line
Toll Free 1-866-925-4419 Website www.irsss.ca Description
Telephone information line for residential school survivors.
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KenPar Footcare Services
Contact Keneisha Parris-Lowe Phone 780-563-0155 keneisha@kenParfootcare.ca Description
A Licensed Practical Nurse providing foot care services to residents of Camrose and surrounding areas. Footcare is provided in the comfort of your home, resident facility or hospital. Services include foot assessment, nail trimming and filing, management of thick and in grown nail, corn and callus reduction, massaging of the feet and education on proper foot care.
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Kidney Foundation of Canada Northern Alberta & The Territories Branch
Contact Molly Diamond (Coordinator, Kidney Care Services) Address 202, 11227 Jasper Avenue Edmonton T5K 0L5 Phone 780-451-6900 ext 222 Toll Free 1-800-461-9063 Fax 780-451-7592 email@example.com Website www.kidney.ab.ca Description
Provides educational resources, information, assistance, support and referrals to people with kidney disease, reduced kidney function, on dialysis and transplant recipients and donors. Speakers are available for organ and tissue donation awareness as well as kidney health presentations.
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Kids Campus Daycare Society
Contact Suzanne Dumont (Program Director) Address 5604 - 47 Ave. Camrose T4V 2P3 Phone 780-672-0152 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours 6:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m., Mon. through Fri., excluding Stat. holidays. Fee Call for current fees Community Camrose Description
Programs include: regular, part-time, and drop-in care for children up to 12 years of age. A faith based learning environment. Meals and snacks provided.
Kids Help Phone
Toll Free 1-800-668-6868 Hours 24 Hours Description
Help line especially for kids calling from anywhere in Canada. All calls are free and confidential within limits of the law.
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Kids Help Phone
Toll Free 1-800-668-6868 Website www.kidshelphone.ca Description
Free, anonymous, confidential telephone and web counselling for youth in Canada. Live chat available on website.
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Contact Kristy Smith (Chair) Phone 780-781-1197 email@example.com Website www.kidsportcanada.ca/alberta/camrose Description
We believe all children should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sports. KidSport provides support to children in order to remove financial barriers that prevent them from playing organized sport. To apply visit our website.
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La Leche League Canada
Contact Katelyn Kelly (Leader) Phone 780-672-9389 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.lllc.ca Hours Please call for help. Fee None Community Camrose Description
Offers information and encouragement through mother-to-mother support for women interested in breastfeeding and parenting. Accredited volunteer leader available for telephone help.
LawCentral Alberta Website
Website www.lawcentralalberta.ca Description
A website of the Centre for Public Legal Education AB linking Albertans to legal information and help.
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Lawyer Referral Service
Phone 1-800-661-1095 Description
Operated by the Law Society to assist people in finding a lawyer who will provide them with legal services. This information service is not connected with Legal Aid, nor does it provide any form of financially subsidized legal service.
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Legal Aid Alberta
Toll Free 1-866-845-3425 Fax 1-866-382-7253 Website www.legalaid.ab.ca Hours Phone Lines open: 8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. Fee As per Legal Aid Alberta Tariff Description
Legal Aid Alberta provides legal services and expertise to individuals and the legal community to support fairness in the justice system. Eligibility guidelines are on its website. It is independent, publicly funded, not-for-profit organization that provides a broad range of services in family law and child welfare, adult criminal law, immigration and refugee law, youth criminal law, and some civil legal areas.
Life Lease & Residential
Fax 780-679-5466 Website www.thebethanygroup.ca Hours Office: Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Brookside, Deer Meadows, Hillside & Lakeside – Alecia Magwood @ 780-679-2007
Limmany Foot & Ankle Clinic
Address 4870 - 51 St. (Lower level Central Agencies) Camrose T4V 1S1 Phone 780-679-0664 Hours By appointment on Tuesdays only. 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Description
Doctor of podiatric medicine dealing with disease, injury and surgery of the foot.
Phone 780-679-2000 Website www.thebethanygroup.ca Description
Provides affordable accommodation for seniors who are independent with or without the assistance of community-based services. The Bethany Group manages lodges across Alberta, including Bashaw Meadows (Bashaw), Peace Hills Lodge (Wetaskiwin), and Rosealta Lodge (Camrose).
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Mcleod, Nancy M.ED.,Counselling Psychology; Certified Hakomi Therapist
Address #204, 4917 - 50 Ave. Camrose Phone 780-678-0568 (Can text) Hours Alternate Thursday evenings only. Fee $125.00/hour Description
Confidential counselling for individuals, couples, and families, relationship and career planning; grief and trauma therapy; personal growth; and mindfulness/body/spirit therapy.
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McMan F.A.S.D. (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder)
Contact Sherri Marshall (FASD OutReach Worker) Address 5317-50 Ave. Wetaskiwin AB T9A 2G3 Phone 780-608-6676 or 780-608-0075 Fax 780-352-5325 email@example.com Website www.mcmancentral.ca Hours Flexible to meet the needs of the family. Fee No charge. Description
Provides hands on education, information support, resources, mentoring services, coaching and advocacy to parents and caregivers with children who have or are suspected of having Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). The outreach worker works with the families to help achieve assessment/diagnosis and coordinate access to comprehensive services.
Mental Health HelplineInformation & Referral
MENTAL HEALTH HELP LINE
Toll Free 1-877-303-2642 Hours 24 Hours Description
Province wide toll-free telephone service operating 24 hrs./day, 7 days/week. Registered Nurses provide crisis intervention, information on mental health programs & services & referral to other agencies where appropriate. Confidential/anonymous service is provided by Health Link Alberta & is available to all Albertans.
Mental Health Helpline
Toll Free 1-877-303-2642 Website www.albertahealthservices.ca Description
Provides toll-free, 24/7 telephone service, which offers help for mental health concerns for Albertans. Provides confidential, anonymous service, crisis intervention, information about mental health programs and services, referrals to other agencies if needed. Visit the website and click on Help in Tough Times for resources.
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Missing Children’s Society of Canada
Contact Craig Peterson (Director of Business Development & Technology) Address 1270 - 73 Ave. SE Calgary T2H 2V5 Phone 403-291-0705 ext 221 Toll Free 1-800-661-6160 Fax 403-291-9728 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.mcsc.ca Missing Children’s Society of Canada Facebook Page Hours Mon. - Thurs., 9:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m. Emergency calls accepted after hours. Fee Free Description
The mission of the Missing Children Society of Canada is to help return missing children to a safe environment.
Contact Client Services Address #150, 1200 - 59 Ave. S.E. Calgary T2H 2M4 Toll Free 1-888-294-0076 Fax 1-888-858-3305 CSRmail@moneymentors.ca Website www.moneymentors.ca Money Mentors Facebook Page Hours Mon. - Thurs., 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Fri./Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Description
Money Mentors is an Alberta-based, not-for-profit debt & credit counselling agency. Through a number of services we help families and individuals recover from financial crisis and move forward. From credit counselling and money coaching to retirement planning and community financial literacy, we’re creating a healthier financial future for the entire province. As the exclusive provider of the federally legislated Orderly Payment of Debts (OPD) program, Money Mentors helps Albertans pay off their debts in full at a reduced interest rate, while providing protection from creditors and collection calls. Also offers a wide variety of financial education across Alberta – from free online and in-person classes, workplace courses, and free in-school programs for K-12 students. Money Mentors is proud to be Alberta’s choice for lifelong learning
Contact Katelyn Kelly Phone 780-672-9389 Description
Provides doula services. A doula is a woman trained in labour assistance and/or postpartum care and breastfeeding who supports mothers and their families through the complex emotional and physical transitions of pregnancy, labour, delivery, postpartum transition and newborn care.
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Multiple Sclerosis Society
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Contact Rebecca Fisher-Marks Address 5509 - 48 Ave. Camrose Phone 780-672-7300 / 780-608-9354 Website www.na.org Fee No Fee Community Camrose Description
A group of people who come together for a common purpose, to stop active addiction and begin a life of recovery, what we cannot do alone we can do together; 2 Groups: Ties That Bind Us meets on Tuesday @ 7:00 p.m. in the Church of God Lighthouse (5509 – 48 Ave.) & New Hope Group meets on Thursdays & Saturdays @ 7:00 p.m. in Church of God Lighthouse (5509 – 48 Ave.)
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Neighbor Aid Center / Food Bank
Contact Jo-Anne Tweed (Program Director) Address 4524 - 54 St. Camrose T4V 1X8 Phone 780-679-3220 Fax 780-679-3221 email@example.com Website www.neighboraid.ca Hours Neighbor Aid Office Hours: Mon. - Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Food Bank Hours are Tues., Wed., & Thurs. 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Fee No Fee Community Camrose Description
a) Neighbor Aid Center works together with local churches and community to help those in need. Services vary, but can include help with specialty medical appt. transportation, referrals & more. b) Food Bank: Tues,.Wed., Thurs. 9:00am -11:30am; (bread every morning). c) Soup Kitchens (Martha’s Table) – Tues., 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at St. Andrew Anglican Church; Wed. @ Camrose United Church; Thurs. at City Lights Church (4920 – 48 St.); d) Food for Kids “Breakfast Clubs” – Breakfast available to children every school morning at Sparling, Chester Ronning, Charlie Killam, Ecole Sifton, OLMP, Jack Stuart and Composite High.
Nola Sharp M.P.S., C.C.C., S.E.P, S.D.
Contact Nola Sharp Phone 780-679-7924 Hours Daytime & some evening appointments. Fee Sliding Fee Scale Description
Nola offers individual, couples, marriage, parenting skills, counselling/psychotherapy. Nola has many years of experience working with Trauma, PTSD, Anxiety, Depression, Stress. Some of the therapies informing counselling sessions are: Person Centered Relational therapy, Narrative, Focusing, Somatic Experiences Therapies, Attachment & Development, Existential, Somatic Stress Release, Mindfulness, Expressive Art Therapy, Life Transitions, Personal Development Growth, Development Mind/Body/Spirit Integrative Therapies.
Information & Referral
Office of the Public Guardian
Toll Free 1-877-427-4525 Website www.alberta.ca/opgt-supports.aspx Description
The Office of the Public Guardian provides decision-making mechanisms for individuals who are unable to make personal, non-financial decisions for themselves. The OPG does this through the Personal Directives Act, the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act and the Mental Health Act. The OPG also administers the Personal Directives Registry and the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Registry.
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OSCAR Child Care Society
Contact Kandace Bonney (Program Director) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosefcss.ca OSCAR Child Care Society Facebook Page Hours School Days from school dismissal until 6:00 p.m. Fee Program fees are set by the Parent Board each year. Community Camrose Description
Licensed and Accredited after school care for children ages 4 1/2 – 12 years old, provided at Chester Ronning, Jack Stuart, Sparling and Ecole Sifton schools. Children attending St. Patrick School are admitted to the Sparling OSCAR program. Provincial Subsidy Available. Yearly registration is the beginning of June for the next school year, then as space allows during the year. Affordable rates charged per child or family. A program of CDSS.
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Pamela Moskie M.A., Registered Psychologist
Contact Pam Moskie, M.A., Registered Psychologist Phone 780-608-0573 Hours Daytime, some evening appointments. Fee As outlined by the Psychologists Association of Alberta's recommended fee schedule. Sliding fee scale available. Health insurance may help with the cost. Description
Individual, adult counselling; mind/body; stress management. Pamela is also a “Registered Yoga Teacher”.
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Parkinson Association Group of Alberta
Phone 780-425-6400 Toll Free 1-800-561-1911 email@example.com Website http://parkinsonassociation.ca/ Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; Closed on weekends Fee Annual membership fee is $25.00. No charge for support group. Community Camrose Description
For an immediate response to Parkinson Disease related issues and concerns call 1-877-243-9992. Camrose support group for individuals with Parkinson disease & their caregivers meets the 2nd. Wed. of each month from 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church (4102 – 73 St.) (No group in July.)
Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD)
Address 3rd. Floor Gemini Centre 6708 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 4S3 Phone 780-679-5059 Fax 780-608-4075 Website www.alberta.ca/persons-with-developmental-disabilities-pdd.aspx Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Description
PDD helps eligible adults with developmental disabilities get services to live as independently as possible in their community. Please visit the PDD website for information on program eligibility, resources and how to apply.
HelplineHome Support Services
Toll Free 1-800-543-3546 Fax 1-800-313-9764 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.lifeline.ca Hours Admin Hours: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time Fee Call for details. Description
An easy to use medical alert service that lets you summon help any time of the day (even if you can’t speak). You just press your Personal Help Button, worn on a wristband or as a pendant, and a highly trained Personal Response Associate will ensure you get help fast. Philips Lifeline now offers HomeSafe and AutoAlert wireless options, and GoSafe, the mobile alert system that gives you the freedom to go where you want.
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Plan It Consulting Inc.
Contact Christine Ginther - Owner; Laurie MacDonald - Companion Coordinator Address 1, 4825 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0063 Fax 780-672-9703 email@example.com Website www.planitconsult.ca Fee Vary with service Description
All services provided through companionship and friendship. Find us on Facebook.
A) In-home support/household management; monitoring care; visiting; preparing meds, personal management.
B) Community Support – shopping and errands; medical appointments; attending church; accessing community events/day trips/holidays; walking and leisurely activities.
C) Respite – giving caregivers a break.
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Prairie Central FASD Association
Contact Cathy Cross (Director) Phone General Inquiries 780-385-3717; Prevention/Education 587-386-0186; Clinical Services 587-386-0186 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.prairiecentralfasd.ca Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) includes a range of disabilities caused by prenatal exposure to alcohol. We provide: Coordinated access to support services for children and adults; FASD assessment and diagnosis; Indicated and targeted prevention; Information and education about FASD and the prevention of FASD.
Home Support Services
Priority Care Call
Toll Free 1-877-322-0334 Fax 1-403-234-0373 email@example.com Website www.prioritycarecall.com Hours 8:30 - 5:00, Mon. - Fri. Description
An Alberta owned and operated company servicing Alberta since 2002. Offer affordable, reliable, and friendly service to those needing a personal response system. We carry Home Based medical alerts and GPS medical alerts that go everywhere you do. Our systems can detect a fall, send text alerts to family and call us for help in any situation. Rest easily knowing that we are there and will send the help you need, notify your contacts of choice and we will NOT hang up until help has arrived.
Pre-SchoolChild & Youth Services
Regional Rural Children’s Centre, Bawlf
Contact Terry-Lynn Sereda (Program Administration/Director) Address Box 210 Bawlf T0B 0J0 Phone 780-373-2115 or 780-608-4434 (cell) RRCCBawlf@outlook.com Regional Rural Children’s Centre, Bawlf Facebook Page Community Bawlf Description
Playschool provides a safe and stimulating environment where children ages 3-5 years learn through play, crafts, and instruction. Serves children from Bawlf and surrounding communities 2 mornings/week. Out-of-School Program – after school care for children in K – grade 6, Monday through Friday.
Mediation Family Justice Services Parenting After SeparationInformation & Referral
Phone Camrose 780-361-1374 (Victor) or 780-310-0000 then 780-361-1374 Fax 780-361-1210 Website https://www.alberta.ca/rcas.aspx Hours 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Mon. - Fri. Description
Resolution Services are a group of programs and services offered by the Government of Alberta, Justice and Solicitor General in collaboration with the Courts of AB. Resolution Services staff work directly with individuals to help them find appropriate solutions for their legal issues.
Assessment Services assists self-represented individuals and families to find appropriate solutions for family law issues. Families are provided with information regarding court process, dispute resolution options, community resources, educational programs aimed at assisting parents in reducing parental conflict and developing child-focused parenting plans as well as access the Court system when required. Phone: Victor at 780-310-0000 then 780-361-1374 Wetaskiwin. Appointment based.
Information Services assists self-represented individuals to find appropriate information on court procedures and legal service options, assistance locating and filling out court forms and referrals to other community legal resources. These services are available for both family and non-family (civil, criminal, landlord and tenant, retaining orders).
Counselling Therapist Pscyhologist griefCounselling Services
Rhiannon Wegenast (Registered Psychologist)
Contact Rhiannon Wegenast (Registered Psychologist) Phone 780-781-4979 firstname.lastname@example.org Hours By appointment - daytime; some evenings available. Fee As outlined in the Psychologists Association of Alberta's recommended fee schedule. Private extended health insurance may assist with this fee. Sliding fee options are available based on need. Description
Confidential professional individual psychotherapy for adolescents, adults and seniors. Short and long term counselling.
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Rose City HandiVan Society
Contact Maureen Foss (Coordinator) Address 5415 - 49 Ave. Camrose T4V 0N6 Phone 780-672-8777 coordinator@email@example.com Hours 7:00 a.m. - 4:40 p.m., Mon. - Fri. Evenings/weekends by advance bookings only, dependent on availability. Fee $5.00 one-way in Camrose; $12 one way in Camrose County; Medical and Outings $25/hr. (min. 3 hours) plus $1.50/km. Community Camrose Description
Specialized transportation for people with: mobility aids (wheelchairs/walker); senior citizens with physical disability, cognitive and/or developmental disability who cannot use typical transportation.
Home Support Services
Rose City Professional Organizing
Contact Christa Jones (Owner & Professional Organizer) Phone 587-340-0042 Website www.rosecityprofessionalorganizing.com Rose City Professional Organizing Facebook Page Description
Helps individuals, families, senior citizens and business professionals reduce the clutter and stress in their homes and offices. Providing encouragement, focused motivation, and hands-on assistance with the de-cluttering, styling and organizing process in your space.
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Rose City Residential Support Society
Contact Dale Bowal (President) Address Box 1115, 5111 - 52 Avenue (Sparling Manor) Camrose T4V 4E7 Phone 780-679-4678 or Anna Rood 780-374-2206 firstname.lastname@example.org Community Camrose Description
Coordinating affordable apartment units for independent living individuals. Serving individuals with a disability.
Rosehaven Provincial Program
Address 4612-53 St. Camrose T4V 1Y6 Phone 780-679-3000 Fax 780-679-2001 Website www.rosehavenprogram.ca Hours Office: Mon. - Fri., 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Provides specialized outreach and inpatient services to support people who have behaviours that are difficult to manage in their current settings.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Contact Cpl. Mark Cusack Address 6410 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 3A3 Phone 780-672-3341 (Emergencies/complaints) / 780-672-3342 (Admin.) Fax 780-672-9290 Website www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca Hours Mon-Fri, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Admin.) Community Camrose Description
Under contract to the Provincial Government to provide assistance to the general public residing in Camrose County to victims of crime and trauma, to other agencies, and to enforce federal and provincial statutes.
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Rural Community Program
Contact Clarence Hastings Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 672-2833 email@example.com Website www.camrosefcss.ca Hours Mon. - Fri.; 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Connects CDSS programs to participating rural municipalities. Supports community capacity building, community development, fund research, identification of social strengths and needs, and provides advocacy and referrals for municipalities, families and individuals. Runs “Summer in the Park” programs during the summer.
Senior Citizen Drop-In Centres
Rural Senior Centres
Please refer to www.camrosefcss.ca for the Clubs and Organizations searchable database and search for a senior centre of your choice. You can also call Clarence at 780-672-041 for contact information.
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Schizophrenia Society Camrose Branch
Contact Anthony Holler (Peer Support Coordinator) Address #206, 5015 - 50 Av. Camrose T4V 3P7 Phone 780-679-4280 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.schizophrenia.ab.ca Hours See program description for hours. Fee $20.00/family/yearly membership; $10.00/client/yearly membership Community Camrose Description
SSA Camrose Branch provides support and resources to people suffering with schizophrenia, as well as their friends, spouses, and families. The Peer Support program is a social night for people with schizophrenia. Any one can drop on Tuesdays 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and Wednesdays 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. and Thursdays for our weekly support group from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Call 679-4280 or mobile number @ 780-608-0278 for info on monthly events. The Family Support Network is a support group designed for families – contact Judy Solonick @ 780-879-3634. The on-line Family Support usually occurs on a Thursday evening 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., twice/month. The on-line adult peer support occurs Tuesdays @ 1:30 – 2:30 twice per month. For on-line topics visit www.schizophrenia.ab.ca. Email email@example.com for the Peer Support Coordinator.
Education & Literacy
School of Hope
Education & Literacy
School Resource Officer – Camrose Police Service
Contact Cst. John Fernhout (School Resource Officer) Address 6220 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 0K6 Phone 780-672-4444 Fax 780-672-2929 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosepoliceservice.ca Community Camrose Description
The Camrose Police Service has a School Resource Officer Program (SRO). The SRO program provides the service of a uniformed police officer for every school in Camrose. The SRO is a great resource for schools, students and parents that want to keep their children safe and healthy. Camrose Police is proud to offer a brand new program called The CORE program that explores how safe and healthy youth become a safe and healthy core of the community.
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Seasons Camrose Retirement Community
Contact Janet Landon (General Manager) Address 6821 - 50 Ave. Camrose T4V 5G5 Phone 780-672-2746 Fax 780-672-2985 email@example.com Website www.seasonsretirement.com Hours Administration: Mon. - Fri., 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Description
Supporting active and independent lifestyle. Provides a full continuum of care from Independent and Assisted Living to Designated Supportive Living Level 4 and Level 4 Dementia care. Tours of Seasons Camrose can be arranged upon request.
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Seniors Self Contained Housing
Contact Lisa Adamson Address 4612 - 53 St. Camrose T4V 1Y6 Phone 780-679-2002 Website www.thebethanygroup.ca Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - noon; 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Description
Offers independent living for low-to-moderate income seniors in several communities across Alberta. Apartments range in size from 500 – 575 square feet and offer complete privacy with all necessary facilities.
Seniors’ Abuse Helpline
Phone 1-780-454-8888 Website www.edmonton.cmha.ca Hours 24 Hours
Employment Services/ Financial Assistance
Address #200, 4901 - 50 Ave. Camrose Phone 1-800-O-Canada Toll Free 1-800-622-6232 Website www.canada.ca Hours Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fee none Description
Employment Insurance; Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security; Social Insurance Numbers; Canada Education Savings Grants; Apprenticeship Grants, Passport Receiving, other Government of Canada Services.
Information & Referral
Service Options for Seniors (SOS Program)
Contact Christina Rehmann (Program Director) Address 5014 B - 48 St. Camrose T4V 1L7 Phone 780-672-4131 Toll Free 1-866-672-4131 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.soscamrose.ca Hours Mon. - Thurs.; 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Fee Free to area residents, but donations welcome. Community Camrose Description
Offers information and advocacy to seniors, the handicapped, individuals with literacy barriers, low income persons, and their families to assist them in accessing needed programs, services and supports locally, provincially and federally. Call or drop in!
Sexual Assault Crisis Line
Phone 1-780-423-4121 Toll Free 1-866-403-8000 (call or text) Website www.sace.ca Hours 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Address #1 Duggan Mall, 6601 - 48 Ave. Camrose T4V 3G8 Phone 780-672-2423 appointments; 780-672-2425 - administration Fax 780-679-2668 / 1-866-517-9863 Website www.smithclinic.net Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon; 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Description
The Smith Clinic is a multi-disciplinary clinic combining family practice with various specialties. We offer a walk-in clinic Monday to Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Daily appointments may be available. Please call the appointment line to book.
Sole City Shoes
Address 4851 - 50 St. Camrose T4V 1P6 Phone 780-672-8371 email@example.com Website www.solecityshoes.com Hours Mon. - Wed., Fri. - Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.; Thurs. 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sundays & holidays 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Description
A variety of in-stock doctor recommended and slippers available in wide, double wide and extra depth to fit orthotics for women and men. Brands available in-store: Aetrex, Alegria, Birkenstock, Dunham, Finn Comfort, Foamtreads, Naot, New Balance, Portofino, Propet, SAS, Saucony, Vionic, and many more. Located in downtown Camrose.
Contact Annie Mirza-Syed, M.Sc. (Registered Psychologist) Phone 780-672-9296 Hours By appointment only. Mon. - Sat., & some weekday evenings. Fee $200/session. Private extended health insurance may assist with this fee. Description
Professional counselling, therapy & evaluation for individuals & families. Counselling & therapy available for children (age 3+), adolescents, adults & seniors. Relationship counselling for couples, & intergenerational relationships (parents & offspring.) Specialized treatment for psychological trauma & abuse. Parenting time assessments for courts, mediation and parenting coaching for high conflict divorced families. Annie Mirza-Syed, M.Sc., Registered Psychologist
Special Olympics Camrose
Contact Carol Wideman (Chairman) Address P.O. Box 1543 Camrose T4V 1X4 Phone 780-608-0715 firstname.lastname@example.org Description
Enriching the lives of individuals with an intellectual disability through sport. Sport Options: 5 pin bowling, swimming, basketball, softball, walk/run, curling, functional fitness, soccer, bocce and Active Start & FUNdamentals (ages 0 – 14).
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St. Patrick Junior Entry 3 & PREK 4
Contact Bob Charchun (Principal) Address St. Patrick School 4816 - 53 Ave. Camrose T4V 0Y2 Phone 780-672-2177 email@example.com Website https://stp.eics.ab.ca/ Hours Please call for information Fee Please call or visit the school website for up-to-date fee information. Community Camrose Description
Both programs are a great place for children to develop and grow intellectually, creatively, emotionally, socially and physically. We believe that children lean best through play and child led exploration, and that is reflected in the curriculum.
Student Legal Services Of Edmonton, University of Alberta
Address Edmonton Phone 780-492-8244 (Civil & Family) 780-425-3356 (Criminal) Website www.slsedmonton.com Description
Student Legal Services of Edmonton (SLS) is the largest student-run legal organization in Canada. Non-profit charitable org., which provides free legal services to low income individuals & non-profit organizations of Ed. & surrounding area. Criminal Law, Legal Education/Reform, Civil & Family Law.
Suicide Grief Support Program, CMHA – Edmonton Region
Address #300, 10010 - 105 St. NW Edmonton T5J 1C4 Phone 780-732-6654 Fax 780-482-7498 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.edmonton.cmha.ca Suicide Grief Support Program, CMHA – Edmonton Region Facebook Page Fee Free of charge. Description
Caregiver Support Group Services welcomes anyone who is providing care for someone who has attempted suicide or may be thinking about suicide. We help lighten the burden by providing individual support sessions, including: emotional support; identifying and understanding the relevant issues and concerns; creating a safety strategy; creating a self-care plan; connecting you to other caregiver support services in the community.
Child & Youth Services
Summer in the Park
Contact Clarence Hastings Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose AB T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 email@example.com Website www.camrosefcss.ca Fee No Fee. Description
A summer day camp that nurtures young people’s emotional, social and ethical development by teaching character education, conflict resolution and tolerance. Participants are aged 5 and up and are from Camrose County and participating CDSS villages. Not available to city residents. Program runs during the summer on specific days for each rural community.
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Supportive Information & Referral Counselling
Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose AB T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camrosefcss.ca Fee No Cost Description
No cost Supportive Information & Referral Counselling is available if you need someone to talk to, one-on-one, who will direct you to appropriate services, including shared ideas on preparing for the referral, what to anticipate, etc. Struggling with anything … we can help you find a referral best suited for your needs. A SIRC Consultant will meet people for up to 3 (free) one-hour consultation sessions. Call 780-672-0141 to arrange an appointment. A project of Camrose & District Support Services.
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Swan City Mobility
Contact Al (Owner) Address 6028 - 48 Ave. Camrose AB T4V 0K3 Phone 780-673-3454 Fax 780-673-3453 email@example.com Website www.swancitymobility.com Swan City Mobility Facebook Page Hours Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Description
Offers quality mobility equipment and daily living aids. Scooters, lift chairs, walkers, wheelchairs, adaptive clothing, daily living aids, bathroom safety equipment & more. We rent and repair most equipment. Free delivery/pick-up in Camrose. Registered vendors for: AADL, WCB, VAC & AHS.
Home Support Services
Take Care Mobility
Contact Wayne Nyback (Operations Manager) Address 5040 - 50 St. Camrose T4V 1R2 Phone 780-672-3204 Toll Free 1-866-672-3204 Fax 780-679-0703 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.takecaremobility.com Hours Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed on weekends & Stat holidays. Description
Provides quality mobility equipment including: mobility scooters, lift chairs, walkers, power and manual wheelchairs, transport chairs, ramps, wheelchair cushions, wheelchair & scooter accessories, bathroom safety equipment, canes, exercise/rehab supplies, porch and stair lifts, batteries, tires and tubes. Repairs are done on site by a qualified technician. Offers reasonable rates on rentals of wheelchairs, transport chairs, walkers & mobility equipment. Works with medical professionals & government agencies. Member of MSDA (Medical Surgical Dealers Association), and Ability Members Group. Registered AADL, WCB, VAC & AHS.
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Contact Trena Anderson Phone 780-608-0176 email@example.com Website www.TAnderson.Consulting Hours By Appointment Community Camrose Description
Offers a variety of alternative holistic alternative health methods, products and tools that assist in enhancing your energetic levels and generating congruent flow within your body. Sessions include hands on manipulation (access bars & energetic synthesis of structural Embodiment) as well as Intuitive/Awareness development and education in class or by telephone (Acoustic Congruency sessions). Classes include Body Communication & Energetic Awareness Techniques.
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The Baby Lady
Contact Jen Willes (B.A., B.Sc.N., Registered Nurse, IBCLC) Address 3401 - 50th St. Camrose AB T4V 5E6 Phone 780-281-BABY (2229) firstname.lastname@example.org Hours By appointment, flexible. Fee Fee for service, please contact. Description
As a Registered Nurse and Lactation Consultant I can offer you private prenatal classes; support you as you breastfeed; teach you to care for your newborn; or help you install a car seat. International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. Whether you are preparing to have your baby, or struggling with breastfeeding, I am here to help you – even on short notice.
Child & Youth Services
The Open Door
Address 4825 - 51 St Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-679-6803 / 780-679-4357 (Helpline) Fax 780-679-6880 email@example.com Website www.camroseopendoor.com The Open Door Facebook Page Hours Office: Mon. - Fri., 8:30 - 4:30 p.m.; 24 hr. HelpLine is 780-679-4357. Community Camrose Description
Meets the needs of youth ages 11 – 24 years. Services include an integrated hub which provides outreach services, food, shelter and transition housing, skills development, employment supports, a Tenant Education program, an ID program, access to medical and mental health supports and programming, and supports for individuals with FASD.
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The Open Door – Counselling
Address Main Floor, Gateway Centre 4825-51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-679-6803 Fax 780-679-6880 firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.camroseopendoor.com Hours Office - Mon. - Fri. 8:30 - 4:30 p.m., 24 hour helpline - 679-4357; Appointments - Mon. & Tues. Description
Counselors serve individuals and families who need counselling services, but who do not have the financial resources to acquire services on a private basis. Designed to deal with emotional, family relationship or other concerns. Priority given to youth & families.
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Therapeutic Lifestyle Essentials
Contact Lori Falk Address 4825 - 51 St., Gateway Centre Camrose AB T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-5020 Fax 780-672-5090 Hours Mon. - Fri.; (9:00 - 3:00 p.m.) Fittings are done by appointment only. Fee Depends on Service Description
Sells specialized medical products including: mastectomy prosthesis, mastectomy bras, swim forms & bathing suits, post surgical garments, scarves, caps, hats, post cancer items, scar care, literature, ready made compression stockings, compression sleeves, burn garments, sport braces, ostomy supplies, incontinent supplies, catheters & accessories, & first aid supplies. Offers specialized service: bra, mastectomy and stocking fittings. Bills WCB, AISH, AADL, Veterans Affairs.
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Ticklish Toes Mobile Foot Care
Contact Jennelle Phone 780-781-2720 email@example.com Description
Ticklish Toes is a mobile foot care company that offers comprehensive foot care including nail and callus management as well as certified management of foot care for patients with diabetes all within the comfort of your own home by an LPN.
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University of Alberta, Augustana Campus
Contact Tia Lalani (Communications Coordinator) Address 4901 - 46 Ave. Camrose T4V 2R3 Phone 780-679-1157 Toll Free 1-800-661-8714 (Prospective Students) Fax 780-679-1164 (Prospective Students) firstname.lastname@example.org Website www.ualberta.ca/augustana Hours Office: Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Community Camrose Description
Augustana is the University of Alberta’s liberal arts and sciences campus, located in Camrose, AB. Students can complete four-year bachelor degrees and can begin five-year bachelor of education/bachelor of science combined programs, in addition to completing the first year or two of pre-professional studies. Augustana offers students a close-knit campus with a focus on experiential learning, undergraduate research, and innovative programming, as well as events that are open to the wider Camrose community.
Visually Impaired Persons Club
Contact Joyce McVee or Randy Simmet (Secretary/President) Address 6320 - 35 Ave. Camrose T4V 3Z2 Phone Joyce 780-608-9351; Randy 780-672-1408 Fax 780-672-0498 (Attention Joyce McVee) Hours 1:00-3:00 pm; 1st. Mon. of each month, @ Camrose Public Library. No meetings June - August. Fall meeeting location may change (call Joyce). Fee $10/year - may be waived Community Camrose Description
Support group and social club with a variety of activities and events. All people living with a visual impairment (and their spouses, friends and families) are welcome at all meetings and activities. Membership is not a requirement for participation. CNIB Walk for the Blind & Spring Picnic, Monday June 1, 2020 registration beginning at 12:00 noon. Fall picnic September 14, 2020
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Wisdom Home Schooling
Home Support Services
Your Good Company Ltd.
Phone 780-299-9049 email@example.com Website www.yourgoodcompany.ca Fee Call for details Description
A) We provide invested Companion Care for Seniors, giving our full attention as we visit and support clients with leisure interested, errands and outings, appointments, meals and house/yard work. If there is something (non-medical) not listed that you would like assistance with, please don’t hesitate to ask
B) We offer transportation and accompaniment to appointments to Edmonton. Your Good Company is happy to offer kind and trustworthy companions who will meet you at any of the Camrose Connector stops in Edmonton, and provide you with safe and caring support to your appointments. We can attend appointments with you, or wait for you, prior to transporting you back to the Camrose Connector for your ride home.