24-Hour Family Violence Helpline

403.234.SAFE (7233)  

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Child, Youth and Family Support Programs

Child, Youth and Family Support Programs are available to all clients. Depending on the family’s situation, the age of the child/youth, and the needs of the family, services may include: individual counselling for the child/youth, family counselling with parent(s) and child, parenting support for mom and/or dad, safety planning, financial literacy for parents, ages and stages developmental screening, play-based therapy for children and/or families, multi-sensory room experience with child (and parent) and navigation of community resources.


The Children’s Activity Centre within the Emergency Shelter provides a blend of structured and child-led play, where the focus with the children is on keeping oneself safe, identifying emotions, and providing opportunities for socialization.


To access the Child, Youth and Family Support Programs or other appropriate services, call our free 24-Hour Family Violence Helpline at 403.234.7233 (SAFE) to speak with a counsellor

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