There is an extensive resource library at the FCSS office with reference material, information and books all pertaining to the following Categories:
- Children and Teens
- Community Issues
- Home and family
- Mental and Physical Health
- Professional and Financial Resources
- Senior information
- Violence and Abuse
- and other topics
These resources can be signed out for free and are available for pick-up Monday – Thursday.
|Town of Vulcan||Municipal Government||Mayor, Tom Grant
Chief Administrative Officer, Kim Fath
MUNICIPAL INFORMATION FOR THE VILLAGES IN VULCAN COUNTY
|Vulcan County||Municipal Government||Reeve Rod Ruark
Chief Administrative Officer,
|Arrowwood||Municipal Government||Mayor, Matt Crane
Chief Administrative Officer, Christopher Northcott
|Carmangay||Municipal Government||Mayor, Stacy Hovde
Chief Administrative Officer, Heather O’Halloran
|Champion||Municipal Government||Mayor, Jamie Smith
Chief Administrative Officer,
|Lomond||Municipal Government||Mayor, Brad Koch
Chief Administrative Officer, Tracy Doram
|Milo||Municipal Government||Mayor, Scott Schroeder
Chief Administrative Officer, Wendy Hingley
Distress Centre, 403-266-4357
Canadian Red Cross, Central 1-888-800-6493 central number for personal disasters, causing a family to leave their home.
Rowan House Emergency Shelter, emergency shelter and support for women fleeing domestic abuse, community outreach and healthy relationship workshops , 403-652-3316, email: email@example.com
Homelessness emergency, Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society
Crisis Hotline, 403-485-5846
24 hour 1-877-303-2642
Family Violence Info Line, 1-403-310-1818
Vulcan RCMP– 165075A Range Road 244. Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0, Complaint: 403-485-2266. Admin: 403-485-2267.
Vulcan Regional Victim Services Society – Support and information for victims or crime and tragedy
Contact: Krista Lebreich 403-485-6163, firstname.lastname@example.org or their website: http://www.vulcanregionalvictimservices.com/
Problem Gambling Resources Network 780-461-1259, website: email@example.com
403-777-1212 Calgary, 403-327-8049 Lethbridge
Foothills Community Counselling Program
Unit 101, 303 – 9 Avenue SW, High River
Intake & general information: 403-603-3549
Beverly Edwards RN BN, Mental Health Clinician
620 Elizabeth St S Vulcan AB
Phone : 403-485-3356, Fax 403-485-2336
Rural Addictions and Mental Health Services- High River AB
Catharine Mcfee – 406-652-8340, Intake: 1-877-652-4700
Short and long term counselling services include outreach, geriatric, addiction and psychiatric consultation
Claresholm Centre for Mental Health and Addictions
403-682-3520 Claresholm AB
ADDAC Gambling Info, 403-297-3071
Addiction Resource – understanding addiction substances guide, website: https://addictionresource.com/.
American Society of Addiction Medicine – promotes drug abuse prevention and treatment, website: http://www.asam.org/.
Article on the effects of illegal drugs on your heart by ACLS Training Centre: https://www.acls.net/effects-of-drugs.htm
Helpful resource about addiction and substance abuse from DrugRehab.com: https://www.drugrehab.com/addiction/
‘Guide to Teen Drug Addiction’ — https://www.teenrehabcenter.org/addiction/ written by their team at TeenRehabCenter.org, a free web resource on teen addiction — addresses the issues parents and teens face while battling teen substance abuse. It explores questions such as “What Causes Teen Addiction?”, “How Can I Tell If My Team Has a Problem?”, and “What Can I Do?”.
“How to Teach Children about Money, from Toddlers to Teens” article by Michael Pearl on “The Simple Dollar” website. Here is the link to their website and article – https://www.thesimpledollar.com/how-to-teach-kids-about-money-from-toddlers-to-teens/.
Living in Vulcan: Other local services
Wheat Country Special Needs, Marie Schooten, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: 403-652-9533
McBride Career Group – Career counseling, workshops , resume writing
Vulcan Library Tuesdays
Appointment necessary – call toll free 1-844-601-2660
Vulcan County Adult Learning – Adult learning courses in Vulcan, health and fitness, general interest, computers, Contact: Sherry Malmberg, 403-485-3109, website: https://www.vulcanadultlearning.ca/.
Vulcan County Rainbow Literacy
2nd Floor County of Vulcan Building- 102 Centre Street, Vulcan
403-485-3107, email email@example.com, website: rainbowliteracy.com
Healthy Minds/Healthy Children (HM/HC) website of clinical consultation and educational services: hmhc.ca
Community Education Services (CES) provides education for parents, paraprofessionals and professionals through their expert speakers (TeleHealth videoconference viewing available, 2 online at your computer topics (Drugs and Teens, and Co-Parenting) and coming in 2016 WEBINARS for anywhere/anytime access! Click here for their Fall 2015 newsletter of topics: https://fcrc.albertahealthservices.ca/ces/newsletter/
Lethbridge College – www.lethbridecollege.ca
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