Cypress View Foundation
Helps low-income and vulnerable peoplein Medicine Hat find affordable housing:•;Visit;cypressview.org•;Phone;403-527-8755.
Seniors Home Adaptation and RepairProgram
Government of Alberta loans to help
seniors repair and adapt their home to
live independently in their homes longer:
click on Seniors Home Adaptation and
Repair Program under the heading
Comprehensive Home Option ofIntegrated;Care;for;the;Elderly
For Edmonton seniors with complex andchronic health issues who live at home.
Services;include;24/7;telephone;support,help filling prescriptions and a day centre:•;Visit;capitalcare.net;;search:;CHOICE.
The Alex Seniors Health Centre
Healthcare, home visits and supports forlow-income Calgarians with long-termsocial service and medical needs:•;Visit;thealex.ca/seniors•;Phone;403-920-0011.
A long-term program for seniors withunstable chronic illnesses who live inCalgary and who require support toremain independent at home:•;Visit;carewest.ca;;search:;community.
Seniors Services Home Maintenance
A free service in Calgary to help low-
income seniors who live at home shovel
snow, clean, paint, make minor home
repairs and much more:
Listing of seniors’ care, living facilities
and assisted-living resources in
Lethbridge. The LSCO also offers lawn
care, snow removal and shuttle services:
services tab, then choose senior
housing and assistance.
Indian Residential Schools ResolutionHealth Support Program
Residential school survivors in distress
can call for culturally appropriate
counselling and referrals. Transportation
to appointments is also available:
Indigenous Health Program
Partners with Indigenous Peoples toprovide accessible, culturally appropriatehealth services. Urban and rurallocations across the province:•;Visit;ahs.ca/ihp.
Edmonton;Aboriginal;Seniors;CentreResources and services such as nutrition,housing and recreational programs:•;Visit;easc.ca•;Phone;587-525-8969.
Traditional wellness counsellors
Counsellors at the Sheldon M. Chumir
Health 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
Alberta Hospice Palliative CareAssociation
Information about end-of-life andpalliative care in Alberta’s hospices.The website has an interactive map ofpalliative-care locations and resources:•;Visit;ahpca.ca.
Palliative and end-of-life care
Information and links to resources
that help people plan and arrange for
palliative and end-of-life care.
Call Alberta Health Services withsuggestions, compliments, complaints orconcerns about the care it offers:•;Visit;ahs.ca;;search:;patient;relations•;Phone;1-855-550-2555.