• Visit easc.ca• Phone 780-476-6595.
Traditional wellness counsellors
Counsellors at the Sheldon Chumir
Medical Centre in Calgary do culturally
sensitive health assessments for
Indigenous Peoples. Counsellors can
refer people to traditional healthcare
options and help with end-of-life care
• Visit ahs.ca/ihp; search: services in
Calgary Health Zone
• Phone 403-955-6600.
Call Alberta Health Services withsuggestions, compliments, complaints orconcerns about care they offer:• Visit ahs.ca; search: patient relations• Phone 1-855-550-2555.
Help with elder
Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Council
Albertans who raise awareness aboutand build community responses to elderabuse. Links to services, resources andsupports in communities across Alberta:• Visit albertaelderabuse.ca.
Family Violence Information Line
A 24/7 phone line for information and
referrals—available in 170 languages:
• Phone 403-310-1818.
Protection for Persons in Care
A phone line to report suspected abuseof an adult who receives publicly fundedcare or support services:• Phone 1-888-357-9339.
St. Aidan’s Society
Outreach and advocacy for seniors whoexperience abuse or neglect in the FortMcMurray region:• Visit staidanssociety.ca• Phone 780-743-4370.
Edmonton Seniors Abuse Hotline
A phone line to report suspected elderabuse:• Phone 780-454-8888.
Elder/senior citizen abuse supportAn Edmonton intervention team worksto prevent elder abuse and supportseniors who have experienced abuse:• Visit cssalberta.ca; search: elder abuse• Phone 780-477-2929.
Sage Safe House
Up to 60 days of housing and support forEdmonton seniors who have experiencedabuse:• Visit mysage.ca; search: safe house• Phone 780-702-1520.
Helping Elder Abuse Reduction
A 24/7, Red Deer-based resource line
that connects seniors and their families to
community services in the event of abuse
• Visit goldencircle.ca; search: elder
• Phone 1-877-454-2580.
Kerby Rotary Shelter
A 24-hour crisis line and shelter for
seniors in Calgary. People 55 and older
who need help can stay for up to three
• Visit kerbycentre.com; search: Rotary
• Phone 403-705-3250.
Older Women Living Safely counsellingprogram
A 24/7 phone line and referral to safehousing and counselling services forwomen who are 50 and older:• Phone 403-234-7233 (SAFE).
Community Response to Abuse andNeglect of Elders
CRANE outreach workers connectseniors in Medicine Hat to services andsupports:• Visit medicinehat.ca; search: CRANE• Phone 403-529-4798.
Lethbridge Elder Abuse ResponseNetwork
LEARN stands up for seniors in abusive
situations. Caseworkers refer people to
housing, counselling, legal services and
• Visit lethseniors.com; click: Elder
• Phone 403-394-0306.
Alberta Motor Association seniordrivers’ education
Lessons, courses and evaluations are