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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 Lyndell Kasa (Program Director) Address 4821 - 51 St. Camrose T4V 1R9 Phone 780-672-0141 Fax 780-672-2833 email@example.com Website www.camrosefcss.ca Family Violence Action Society Facebook Page Family Violence Action Society Instagram Page Family Violence Action Society Twitter Page Hours Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fee Services are provided free of charge Community Camrose Description
Working in collaboration and partnership with others, to reduce the occurrence and impact of family violence in our community. Funded primarily by CDSS, AB Community and Social Services, and private donations. Programs offered:
Intimate Partner Violence Groups: 14-week education/counselling groups for adults that have experienced any form of abusive behavior in relationships. Separate groups for men and women.
Anger Management Group: 8-week education/counselling group for adults who want to deal with chronic anger or rage not related to their marriage, common-law, or dating relationships.
Solid Ground Group: a peer-support group for adult men who have completed an intimate partner violence group, and want to continue healing to break the cycle of family violence.
Child and Youth Counselling: Individual counselling for children and youth impacted by family violence or other trauma.
Family Violence Response Council: collaborative body of organizations striving to reduce the impact and occurrence of intimate partner, elder or sexual abuse or assault in our community.
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Family Violence Info Line
Phone 310-1818 to get anonymous help in more than 70 languages. Call 911 for immediate danger. 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 780-672-9909 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, 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, Ground Disturbance for Supervisors, Hands on H2S & Hazardous Gases, Lifting & Rigging, TDG, WHMIS, Wildlife Awareness. Drug & Alcohol testing, Mask fit testing, MTC, & safety audits. PCST, Leadership in Health & Safety, and various Equipment Operator Courses.
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 Susan Milgate Executive Director / Kerri Franz Program Director Address 4920 - 48 St. Camrose T4V 4L5 Phone 780-672-4691 Fax 780-672-4038 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.