Family Support

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Angel Whispers: A Resource for Baby Loss

Angel Whispers is a free, confidential service for parents who have lost a baby shortly after birth or during pregnancy, through miscarriage, molar pregnancy, ectopic pregnancy, or stillbirth. 

Angel Whispers offers the following services:  One-on-one support, special care packages, quarterly newsletters, resource library, drop in support groups, and birth certificate keepsakes. 

For more information please call 780-998-5595 ext. 225.

Participants: Parents who have lost a baby during pregnancy or shortly after birth.

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Community Kitchens - Fort Saskatchewan

This is a cooking program for parents who get together and cook in bulk for their families. Available in one or two day sessions. Childcare is available.

Please call 780-998-5595 ext. 221 for more information and to register.

Participants: Adults


Community Kitchens - Sturgeon County

This is a cooking program for parents who get together and cook in bulk for their families. Available in one day sessions. Childcare is limited.

Please call 780-701-5234 for more information and to register.

Participants: Adults


Home Visitation Program

Home visitors meet with families regularly, in the parent’s home to enhance parenting knowledge and skills and to provide support for issues affecting the family. 

Participants: Parents/caregivers & children 0 to 6 years

Cost: FREE


WECAN Food Coop

A great deal for high quality fresh food! 

$25 buys you a basket with 3 cuts of frozen meat, 3 kinds of seasonal fruit and 3 types of fresh vegetables. A savings of 25%!

Deadline for WECAN food order payment is the FIRST Friday of every month.  Order pick up is the THIRD Thursday of each month from 1:30 to 4:00 pm.

Please call 780-998-5595 ext. 221 for more information.

Participants: Families

 


Health for Two: Expectant Mothers

A program available to expectant mothers offering prenatal information, nutritional supplements (such as milk coupons and prenatal vitamins), and support during their pregnancy and following the birth of their baby.

For more information call 780-998-5595 ext. 221.

Participants: Parents/Caregivers


Fort Saskatchewan Family Violence Prevention Program

This program provides education, referrals, and support for anyone who has or is currently experiencing family violence. 

For more information please call 780-998-5595 ext. 222.

 



Dawn: Educational/Support Group for Women of Abuse

DISCOVERY, AFFIRMATION, WELLNESS, NEW BEGINNINGS

DAWN is a free, weekly, confidential, support/educational drop-in group in Fort Saskatchewan for women impacted by family violence. Childcare and transportation available, if required.

For more information please call 780-998-5595 ext. 222.

Cost: FREE