Resources available 24 hours a day
Advice and information provided by registered nurses.
Child Abuse Hotline
Mental Health Crisis Helpline
A Safe Place
Short term accommodation for women and children experiencing domestic violence on a 24 hour basis.
Short term care during times of crisis.
Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton
24 hour crisis intervention. Emotional support to victims of sexual assault and their families.
24 hour crisis line dealing with alcohol, drugs, gambling and tobacco.
Bullying Help Line
Providing support and resources
Income Support Contact Centre
Provides general information about income support programs and services. Referral information available.
Family Violence Information Line
Toll free 780-310-1818
Resources available with a few weeks notice
Alberta Child Health Benefit
Health benefit plan for child in low-income families.
La Leche League
Breast feeding information and support.
Information and Volunteer Centre for Strathcona County
Connection to the resources you need to be informed and involved in our community.
Strathcona County Family and Community Services
Provides a variety of counselling, educational and information services to individuals and families.
County Clothes Line
Quality used clothing and merchandise.
Provides food hampers to those in need.
Provides mental health assessment and treatment to infants, preschoolers and school age children.
Recreation Access Program
Program is designed to improve access to basic recreation services for those residents who have a limited income.
Terra Centre for Pregnant and Parenting Teens
Free confidential programs and services for pregnant and parenting mothers and fathers.
Robin Hood Association
Home-based, family-centered support services for families with a child experiencing delays in development.
Strathcona Health Centre
Health bases services to individuals, children and families including community health nursing, immunization services, dental health, speech and language services, neurodevelopmental assessments.
WECAN Food Basket
WECAN Food Basket society provides three cuts of fresh meat, three kinds of fresh fruit and three cuts of meat for $25 ($10 for produce, $15 for meat).This service is for anyone and is a significant discount from major grocery stores.
Alberta Supports 1-877-644-9992
Working together to support you and your family. Information about program and services available.
Strathcona County Community Mediation Society
780-464-8445 Mediated conflict resolution for Strathcona County residents.
Legal Aid Alberta
Legal services at reduced cost to low-income persons in need of assistance with legal matters.
Long term resources
New Mom's Network
Strathcona County Parent Link
Provides parent education, family support, early learning and care, information and referral services for families with children 0 to 6 years old.
Mental Health and Addictions
Strathcona County Hospital
9000 Emerald Drive, Sherwood Park
Family Support for Children with Disabilities
Family counselling,mediation, parenting groups. Supported home visits, family education.
Early Intervention Program
Answers questions about children's behaviour, movement, feeding, speech, play.