Alberta support resources

Gap Coverage

Emergency Medication Coverage

Emergency Medication Coverage

If you don't have medication coverage and have valid Alberta healthcare you qualify for 120 days of free medication.

There is no application.  Get an assessment and prescription and the pharmacy will direct bill blue cross.

Call today to see if you qualify for a same day start.

1-844-383-7688 ask for the same day start team.


 https://www.ab.bluecross.ca/pdfs/pharmacy-benefacts/pharmacy-benefact-852.pdf 


Emergency Medication Coverage

Emergency Medication Coverage

Emergency Medication Coverage

Medication coverage can be a life saver.  If you cannot afford treatment medication you may be eligible for income support emergency medication benefits.  This is good for one calendar month, so don't apply at the end of the month.   https://www.alberta.ca/income-support.aspx 

 Income Support Contact – 1-866-644-5135 

Crisis Support

Crisis Support

Crisis Support

Do you need urgent help right now?  If it's an emergency call 911.  

Other options include the AHS addiction helpline    1-866-332-2322  

Mental Health Helpline – 1-877-303-2642 

Family Violence – 310-1818 

Housing

Crisis Support

Crisis Support

If you need shelter now, here is a link to an organization that lists shelters.

https://www.sheltersafe.ca/shelter-list/ 

Inpatient rehab may be an option to consider.  

24 hour income support emergency line may also be an option to consider  Toll free: 1-866-644-5135