HELP LINKS

Parent Info & Links


Counselling Resources

Counselling and Mediation services are now availble on a sliding scale through Stony Plain FCSS.

 Please call (780) 963-8583 for more information.

Kid's Help Phone - Parent Line

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

1-888-603-9100

Parents have the option of speaking to a professional counselor or listening to recorded messages developed by experts on a range of issues and concerns. This will help provide parents with the tools and resources they need to address their concerns and to enhance their coping and problem solving skills.

Central Alberta Women's Emergency Shelter

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

Local: 1-403-346-5643

Toll Free: 1-888-346-5643

To provide a safe, short-term refuge to battered women with and without children, psychologically or emotionally abused women, adult female sexual assault victims and women requiring emergent accommodation. Call for information on other shelters in Alberta.


Addictions and Sexual Health Resources

Alberta Health Services- Addictions

Important numbers and helpful addictions resources and information for patients and fmailies.

Local Number: AHS Addictions-Stony Plain (780) 963-6151

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Information on commonly used/abused drugs including trends, health effects and new scientific research.

Alberta Health Services

Canada’s first and largest provincewide, fully-integrated health system including 4 geographically based health authorities, Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission (AADAC), Alberta Mental Health Board, Alberta Cancer Board and Ground ambulance service. Find information for Physical Health; doctors and hospitals


Community  Resources

Parkland School Division

Serves students residing on the western edge of Edmonton, including Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Seba Beach. Public Schools.

Evergreen School Division

 A separate school authority within the Canadian province of Alberta operated out of Spruce Grove. Includes the schools in Devon, Hinton, Stony Plain and Westlock.

The Green Book

The Green Book- Community Resource Directory: a directory of agencies and services in Parkland County, the City of Spruce Grove and the Town of Stony Plain.

211- Alberta

211 Alberta – Edmonton and Area is a  24 hour program that is operated by the Canadian Mental Health Association – Edmonton Region. It provides information/referral services and connects people to a full range of essential social, health, and government services in the community including:basic needs (food, clothing, shelter and financial support), employment resources,parenting support,counselling/support groups,health care,legal services,and MUCH more…

Parents Empowering Parents (PEP)

PEP was developed for parents who are out of solutions and alone in dealing with the issue of substance abuse/addiction in the home. The cofounders identified that the most significant way to help young/adult children with substance abuse and addiction issues is through supporting and educating their parents and families.


Youth Links


National Institute On Drug Abuse

Information on commonly used/abused drugs including trends, health effects and new scientific research.

Drug Rehab

DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. They provide well-researched, fact-based resources on their site.

Youth Criminal Defence Office

Immediate legal advice for Youth under arrest.

24 hours/7 days a week.

Edmonton: (780) 422-8383

Calgary: (403) 297-4400

Between the hours of 5:00pm to 8:00 AM, the call will be forwarded to a call centre answering service. The call answering service will contact the on call lawyer.


All Others


Some Other Solutions - Crisis Counceling

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

780-743-4357

This number is available to anyone who needs to talk or requires information and referral. It is based out of Fort McMurray but will take calls province-wide.


Alberta Mental Health - HelpLine, Mental Health Hotline 

Confidential and Anonymous Service - Crisis Intervention - Information and Referrals

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

1-877-303-2642 and 1-800-779-5057

The mandate of this information and referral service is to link mental health patients with resources. Any person can call and all calls are anonymous.


Alberta Health Services - Addictions and Mental Health

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Addictions Information and Referral

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

Addictions Helpline 

1-866-332-2322

Mental Health Helpline

1-877-303-2642


Kid's Help Phone

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

1-800-668-6868

Kids Help Phone is committed to improving the well being of young people throughout Canada . KHP believes that all young people have a right to be heard, a right to access resources and a right to self-determination.


Poison Control Centre

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

1-800-332-1414

Call for information on poisons and/or if you or someone you know has been poisoned.


Alberta Health Services - Sexual and Reproductive Health

Sexual Health Education and Information Services

24 hours/7 days a week

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

Dial 811

Call anytime for information on AIDS, HIV, STDs and more.


Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres

University of Alberta Sexual Assault Centre 

Crisis & business line (780) 492-9771

September-April: Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

May-August: Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton

CRISIS: (780) 423-4121

Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Edmonton - Northern Alberta

To provide crisis intervention and counseling to those who have been sexually assaulted or abused. To provide public education and prevention programs.


Centre for Suicide Prevention

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

Are you or someone you know in a crisis?

(403) 245-3900


Distress Centre

24 hours/7 days a week.

Calgary - Edmonton - Northern Alberta - Southern Alberta

Counselling and Resources

No problem is too small to call.

(403) 266-HELP (4357)

Available to talk anytime. Crisis doesn't take time off, so neither do they. When you make a call to Distress Centre, you will always get an answer, an open mind and a caring ear.


Your Life Counts

The Support Network Distress Line

24 hours/7 days a week.

Northern Alberta

1-800-232-7288

Toll free service available ONLY to rural areas of Capital Health Region, and the Town of Drayton Valley. 

Crisis 24 hours: (780) 482-HELP

Seniors Abuse Helpline: (780) 454-8888