Information, services and programs for you and your family
These services can help you learn
where to access care when you need it
Alberta Health Services smartphoneapp
Emergency room wait times, cliniclocations, and information aboutimmunizations, healthcare providers andadvance care planning:•;Visit;ahs.ca;;search:;mobile;app.
Alberta Health Services’ ContinuingCare/Home Care
Information about home care, supportiveliving and long-term care:•;Visit;ahs.ca/continuingcare.
Alberta Seniors and Housing
A provincewide listing of benefits, social
supports, programs and community
resources for seniors and caregivers:
on: seniors services tab.
Alberta Supports contact centre
Online tool to find social supports and
benefits for seniors from the government
My Health Alberta
An online tool with everything frommedication and nutrition informationto symptom checkers and healthcareproviders:•;Visit;myhealth.alberta.ca.
Helps seniors navigate Alberta’shealthcare and government systems andconnect to income, social, housing andhealth supports:•;Visit;seniorsadvocateab.ca•;Phone;1-844-644-0682.
The Way In
Helps seniors connect with services andsupports in Calgary:•;Visit;thewayincalgary.ca.
211: Alberta resources
information and referral
A provincewide resource line tohelp find local social services.Referrals can be made to servicessuch as financial assistance, mentalhealth support, affordable housingand meal programs. An online chatservice is also available atab.211.ca.
311: City services
City-specific telephone informationline in Calgary and Edmonton aboutnon-emergency services suchas city bylaws, transit, fire safety,accessibility and more. Calgary andEdmonton also have smartphoneapps and online reporting.
411: Directory AssistanceCanada-wide directory assistancecan locate contact information forboth individuals and businesses.
811: Health Link
Registered nurses are on call 24/7to answer health questions, assesssymptoms and refer people to localhealthcare services. Speak with anurse in one of 200 languages.
911: Emergency services
Call in an emergency or to reporta crime and operators will sendpolice, fire or ambulance services.
Community Care Access
Alberta Health Services’ ContinuingCare helps people of all ages get thecare they need close to home. Talkwith a registered nurse about homecare, supportive living, long-termcare and caregiver supports.
(Lethbridge area, including
Vauxhall, Taber, Milk River and
•;1-844-529-8084;in;South;Zone(Medicine Hat area, includingBow Island, Brooks, Bassano andOyen).