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January 2020

As we head into this New Year (and decade!) I want to thank each of you for your support over the last year. Whether you told a friend about our organization, became a monthly donor, or shared a post of ours on social media thank you! 

With your help Caregivers Alberta:

  • Listens to family caregivers on our Caregiver Advisor line – providing one-on-one support
  • Educates caregivers to look after themselves so they can better manage the overwhelming challenges
  • Advocates for caregivers in the healthcare sector and at government levels

By making a tax-free contribution, you can help us continue to provide support, education and advocacy.

As a not-for-profit organization, Caregivers Alberta relies on your contributions to help us continue to offer programming and support across the province. We are not a government agency and are not publicly funded. Your support truly does make a lasting impact on caregivers’ wellbeing. 

We thank you for your support!    

Sandy Sereda

Executive Director

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Thank You Video
Because of YOU our Giving Tuesday was a huge success! Watch a special thank you from our Communications Coordinator! 
Online Education Session
Watch our education session with Kelly Wheadon from World Financial Group and learn about the importance of insurance and financial health.

Due to the extreme cold warning, our Caregiver Support Community on Thursday, January 16th from 6:00PM-7:30PM has been CANCELLED. Your safety is the most important thing to us and so we don't want anyone risking being outside if they don't have to be.

However, please join us for next weeks ONLINE Caregiver Support Community!

Join us on January 28th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Jerry Forbes Centre (Edmonton) as we welcome Manraj from the Credit Counselling Society! Manraj will be discussing two important topics, Budgeting 101 and The Truth About Credit

Learn how to set SMART financial goals, create and manage savings, and how to make decisions that positively affect your credit and overall financial situation. 
Register

COMPASS Facilitator Training 

We have updated our COMPASS program and modified the workshop curriculum! We're excited to be offering both COMPASS Facilitator training and COMPASS Facilitator Refresher training in the coming months. 

Learn more about the training by checking out the links below, or contact Johnna Lowther (jlowther@caregiversalberta.ca

COMPASS Facilitator Training (Edmonton)
COMPASS Facilitator Refresher Training (Edmonton and Cochrane)

Caregiver Research

The Government of Alberta is looking for input regarding the Mental Health Act through an online survey that closes January 20, 2020.

The Mental Health Act is the main piece of legislation in Alberta that deals with the assessment, treatment and rights of people with a serious mental disorder (illness) in certain situations. 

Visit the link below to take the survey and learn more about Alberta's Mental Health Act: 

http://ow.ly/ojmR50xVJfD

Get Involved!


Volunteers are essential to the success of Caregivers Alberta. We need your help to lead caregiver groups, host successful events, and keep the office running smoothly.

To learn more about how you can get involved, please call 1-877-453-5088 or email office@caregiversalberta.ca
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Caregivers Alberta Mailing Address:
#17 12122 68 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T5B 1R1

CRA Charitable Number: 865902217 RR0001

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Phone: 780-453-5088 | 1-877-453-5088 (toll-free) 
Email: office@caregiversalberta.ca

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