• 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 with
suggestions, compliments, complaints or
concerns 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 about
and build community responses to elder
abuse. Links to services, resources and
supports 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 abuse
of an adult who receives publicly funded
care or support services:
• Phone 1-888-357-9339.
St. Aidan’s Society
Outreach and advocacy for seniors who
experience abuse or neglect in the Fort
• Visit staidanssociety.ca
• Phone 780-743-4370.
Edmonton Seniors Abuse Hotline
A phone line to report suspected elder
• Phone 780-454-8888.
Elder/senior citizen abuse support
An Edmonton intervention team works
to prevent elder abuse and support
seniors 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 for
Edmonton seniors who have experienced
• 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 counselling
A 24/7 phone line and referral to safe
housing and counselling services for
women who are 50 and older:
• Phone 403-234-7233 (SAFE).
Community Response to Abuse and
Neglect of Elders
CRANE outreach workers connect
seniors in Medicine Hat to services and
• Visit medicinehat.ca; search: CRANE
• Phone 403-529-4798.
Lethbridge Elder Abuse Response
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 senior
Lessons, courses and evaluations are