Family and Community Support Services. Please enter Children & Youth or counselling in the search section. A number of resources will be listed for you to contact.
Strathcona County and Family Community services (780-464-4404) offer a wide variety of counselling services and programs. Located in Sherwood Park.
Here is a link that will find services based on your location. Please enter Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park into the search bar. You will get more options.
University of Alberta: http://www.edpsychology.ualberta.ca/CentresAndInstitutes/ClinicalServices.aspx.
College of Alberta Psychologists Referral Line – 1-888-424-0297
Boys and Girls Club of Fort Saskatchewan: http://fortsask.bgccan.com/programs/youth-and-family-support-program
Walk in counselling services at Strathcona County:
Alberta Health Services Caregiver Series:
Caregiver Education Series
Parent Education and Reflection (P.E.A.R) Group For Caregivers of Children & Youth in Grades 5-8 & For Caregivers of children ages 4-12
Resiliency in the Face of Stress and Anxiety
Register now at www.cyfcaregivereducation.ca
This FREE parenting program is for parents and caregivers who are looking to strengthen their family’s ability to ‘bounce back’ from life’s challenges. In these introductory-level information sessions, caregivers will learn strategies that can help them and their children learn to be more resilient in the face of stress and anxiety. This is a key skill for both caregivers and their children to develop, and can support overall family wellness.
For further information and registration please go to: www.cyfcaregivereducation.ca
Family and Community Services
Adults only-Free & Facilitated Counselling Group for families of LGTBQS+ Youth
Families & allies welcome!
• Drop-In, registration upon arrival
• Open to new participants
• Snacks & refreshments included
1st & 3rd Wednesday form 6:30-8:00 pm
Th ere are unique challenges to raising any child , and to staying connected a s a family. This counselling group will provide connection, understanding and education for families and allies who want support as they journey with their LGBTQ S+ loved ones .
• Healthy relationships
• Creating safety
• How to be a support
• Navigating change
• Resources for loved ones
• Affirming health care
LOCATION Family and Community Services 2nd Floor, 501 Festival Avenue, Sherwood Park
For more information call 780-464-4044 strathcona.ca/ groups