Community agencies available in Family and Community Services

If you’re stressed about money, groceries, relationships, parenting or you just need to talk, call us at 780-464-4044.

Family and Community Services staff will support you and connect you to free resources in the County.

If you require immediate assistance during this time, please call the Distress Line 1-800-232-7288 or in the case of an emergency, please call 9-1-1.

Call-in hours:
Monday and Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Our office is not accessible to the public at this time.
Services, including counselling, are available by calling 780-464-4044.

Please note: FCS is closed Wednesday November 11, 2020 for Remembrance Day

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Individuals and families can access community agencies by calling 780-464-4044

Community Adult Learning & Literacy Society (CALLS)

  • Are you or someone you know looking to improve your reading and writing or learn English?
  • Offers free and low-cost foundational learning for adults - reading, writing, math, basic computers, and English Language Learning
  • Contact: calls.coordinator@gmail.com or 780-667-8441. Please note that learners can call or text.

Parents Empowering Parents (PEP)

  • Are you concerned about your child's (youth or adult) substance use or addiction?
  • Since 2004, PEP has provided professionally facilitated innovative programs  for parents, families and youth looking for support and  knowledge.
  • Contact: info@pepsociety.ca or 780-410-8516
  • Family Support Line 780-293-0737; Main office 780-410-8516

Strathcona County Community Mediation (SCCM) 

  • Do you need help with having a difficult conversation? SCCM provides County residents with free mediation services and conflict resolution workshops. We are committed to assisting and educating County residents to resolve conflict respectfully.
  • Contact: communitymediation@sccm.ca or 780-464-8445

 

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Last updated: Thursday, April 23, 2020
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