Self Help Resources
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|Personal Development Areas|
|Relaxation & Stress Management||Academic||Anger & Conflict|
|Depression||Addictions||Thriving at SAIT|
|For Parents & Family||Trauma|
|Calgary & Area Community||Career & Educational Planning||Financial|
|Calgary and Area Community Resources
|Calgary Distress Centre 24/7 Crisis Line 403.266.HELP (4357)
|211 Alberta - 24/7, free & confidential referral to community services dial 211
Available in English, Spanish, Punjabi, Russian & Chinese
|Calgary Community Services Guide - Web Application
|24/7, free & confidential Phone Lines|
|Alberta Mental Health Crisis Line 1.877.303.2642
Alberta Health Link 1.866.408.LINK (5465)
Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse (CCASA) 403.237.5888
Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter 403.234.7233
Connect Family & Sexual Abuse Network 403.237.5888
Children's Cottage (Crisis Nursery) 403.233.2273
|Agencies & Services|
|Community Mental Health (AHS) 403.955.6200
Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre
7th floor, 1213 4 Street SW
Intake on drop-in basis, daily; some appointments. FREE short-term counselling.
|Addictions Counselling Service (AHS) 403.297.3071
Addiction Services Centre
2nd floor, 1177 11 Ave SW
Drop-in intake, daily at 12:45. FREE short-term counselling for alcohol, drug or gambling issues.
|Eastside Family Centre 403.299.9699
#255, 495 36 St NE
Provides one time drop-in counselling for families and children experiencing emotional upset.
More community resources can be found in our "Calgary Resources" handout.
|Career and Educational Planning Resources
|External Resources & Job Banks|