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    Karl Lottes, MA, RSW

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Government

Alberta

Living in Alberta:  Persons with disabilities

Inform Alberta
Find the information you need about community, health, social and government services across the province.

Ministries

Health and Wellness

  • Alberta Health Services
  • Continuing Care*
  • Health Facilities Review Committee
  • Health Professions
  • Health Standards
  • Hospitals
  • Mental Health Patient Advocate Office
  • Public Health

Seniors and Community Supports

  • Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH)
  • Aids to Daily Living Program
  • Office of the Public Guardian
  • Protection for Persons in Care
  • Continuing Care*

Justice and Attorney General

  • Office of the Public Trustee

*shared responsibility

Departments/Services

Alberta Health Services

Alberta Healthlink
Health Link Alberta is a 24 hour a day, 7 day a week nurse telephone advice and health information service. You can call us from anywhere in the province by dialing:  Calgary Health Region (403) 943-5465, Capital Health Region (780) 408-5465, or Toll-Free 1-866-408-5465

Highly trained registered nurses will provide you with advice and information about health symptoms and concerns that you or a member of your family may be experiencing. Health Link can also help you find appropriate services and health information.

Legal Aid Alberta

Office of the Public Guardian
The Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) provides decision-making mechanisms for individuals who are unable to make personal, non-financial decisions for themselves. The OPG does this through the Personal Directives Act, the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act and the Mental Health Act. The OPG also administers the Personal Directives Registry and the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Registry.

Queen’s Printer
As your official source for Alberta’s laws, Alberta Queen’s Printer is pleased to announce that Alberta Acts and Regulations are now available on our website in Portable Document Format (PDF).

Canada

Guide to Government of Canada Services for People with Disabilities and their Families

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