Counselling

Are you feeling anxious, frustrated, or overwhelmed? Stressed about money, parenting, relationships or not sure where to start? Call Family and Community Services at 780-464-4044.

Family & Community Services is open to support you with staff on site and services available over the phone:

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Some in-person services can be accessed by first calling 780-464-4044 to schedule a session. 

If you need urgent assistance, please call the Distress Line at 780-482-4357 or call 211.


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Family and Community Services (FCS) is offering both virtual and telephone counselling in its efforts to help residents feel safe, supported and connected. At this time, residents are invited to phone FCS at 780-464-4044 to access supports, including phone or virtual counselling.

We are all impacted by COVID-19. Many of us are experiencing the impacts of financial stress, job loss, domestic violence, restrictions on seeing loved ones and friends or major changes to daily routines. People may feel uncertain, anxious, isolated, irritable, lonely or even have a sense of grief and loss.

Counsellors are available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

No appointment is needed. Call and you will be connected to the next available counsellor. 

For resources and activities that support your mental health, visit strathcona.ca/wellbeing

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Address: Family and Community Services
Second Floor, East Wing Community Centre
401 Festival Lane
Sherwood Park, AB T8A 5P7
Phone: 780-464-4044
Fax: 780-449-1220
Email: familyandcommunity@strathcona.ca

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Last updated: Friday, December 31, 2021
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