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Help Resources

Following is a categorized listing of available resources. You may also search for resources using the search box at the top of our website.

Housing

211

211 Edmonton is a program of The Support Network that provides a direct link between essential community services and the people who need them.

Capital Region House Corporation

The Capital Region Housing Corporation offers subsidized and affordable housing for individuals, couples and families in Edmonton.

E4C

E4C is a non-profit organization that offers a number of social support programs as well as transitional and emergency housing to a diverse range of clients facing a variety of challenges.

Hope Mission

Hope Mission is a faith-based non-profit organization that provides emergency shelter, meals and support services and program for homeless men, women and youth in Edmonton.

Shelter Crisis and Location Line

1.866.331.3933 List of all shelters in AB

The Edmonton Inner City Housing Society

The Edmonton Inner City Housing Society is a faith-based non-profit organization that provides safe and affordable housing options in Edmonton.

YMCA Edmonton

Besides offering recreation and educational facilities and programming, YMCA provides transitional housing and services for hundreds of men, women and families looking for more permanent affordable housing.

Youth Emergency Shelter Society

The Youth Emergency Shelter Society offers emergency shelter and transitional housing programs for youth under 19 facing homelessness.

LGBTQ

Pride Centre of Edmonton

The Pride Centre of Edmonton offers Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transexual, Transgender, Two-spirited, Queer, Questioning and Allied youth and adults a safe space as well as programs, services and support groups.

Sexual Health

HIV Edmonton

HIV Edmonton offers advocacy, support and counselling for individuals infected with or affected by HIV and provides information, resources and education to the community on HIV and AIDS.

Options Sexual Health Association

Options Sexual Health is a pro-choice non-profit organization that provides counselling & referrals as well as comprehensive information and resources on sexual health, birth control and abortion.

Women's Health Options

Women's Health Options (formerly the Edmonton Morgentaler Clinic) provides medical and surgical abortion services, as well as offering emotional support, birth control and the HPV vaccine (Gardasil).

Violence

ACT Alberta

ACT Alberta is a coalition of government agencies, nongovernmental organizations, survivors of trafficking and the general public who are concerned with identifying and responding to human trafficking in our province.

CEASE

The Centre to End All Sexual Exploitation (formerly the Prostitution Awareness and Action Foundation of Edmonton or PAAFE) offers programs and services to women who have been victims of sexual exploitation and prostitution, men who contribute to the sexual exploitation of women and information and resources to individuals and the community.

City of Edmonton Men's Support Services

Men's Support Services through the City of Edmonton offers several different support groups, both drop-in and registered, to offer men a safe place to explore issues related to health, fatherhood, relationships, job loss and many more.

City of Edmonton Women's Support Services

Women's Support Services through the City of Edmonton offers both drop-in support groups and registered groups for women who have experienced violence in a relationship.

Edmonton Family Violence Centre

The Edmonton Family Violence Centre offers programs and services for men who use abusive behavior, as well as information and resources related to domestic violence for themselves and their partners.

Edmonton Women's Shelter Ltd.

Edmonton Women's Shelters offers 24/7, 365 emergency shelter for women and their children escaping from family violence.

Government of Alberta Human Services

Human Services offers information on family violence, access to more resources and information on how to get help.

Lurana Shelter

Lurana Shelter Society is a registered, charitable organization serving victims of domestic violence in Edmonton, Alberta and surrounding area. We strive to provide abused women and children with every necessary support to permanently break free from the cycle of family violence.

Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton

The Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton (SACE) offers counselling and other services free of charge to individuals affected by sexual abuse and assault, and empower communities to take action against sexual violence

The Support Network

The Support Network Crisis Centre offers drop-in counselling, crisis intervention, suicide bereavement and a 24/hr hotline to support clients through a wide range of crises.

TRUE Parenting

Trust, Respect, Understanding and Empowerment after abuse