Dial 811 from anywhere in Alberta, 24hrs a day, 7 days a week for telephone health advice and health information. Calls are answered by a registered nurse. Visit https://myhealth.alberta.ca for additional information.
Public Health Services:
Programs and services include Building Better Babies, Oral Health Programs, Car Seat Safety and Inspections, Health Promotions, Breastfeeding Support/Lactation Consultant, Immunizations and Prenatal Classes.
Peace River: (780) 624-7260
Grimshaw/Berwyn: (780) 332-6506
Red Earth Creek: (780) 649-2242
Associate Medical Clinic, Peace River: (780) 624-2581
Mental Health Services: 780-624-6151, Services provided at this Peace River location include walk in counselling, assertive outreach services and regional collaborative service delivery with school based and school linked mental health teams.
Peace River Municipal Library: 780-624-4076
Grimshaw Library: 780-332-4553
Berwyn Women’s Institute Municipal Library: 780-338-3616
Dixonville Community Library: 780-971-2593
Nampa Municipal Library: 780-322-3805
Red Earth Creek Public Library: 780-649-3540
Bibliotheque de St. Isidore: 780-624-8182
Toy Lending Libraries:
Peace River – Peace Playland – (780) 618-6714
Peace River School Division #10
Holy Family Catholic Regional Division #37
Northlands School Division #61
Family & Community Support Services
For more information on programs, recreation opportunities and services, contact your local FCSS office:
Peace River FCSS:
Nampa/Northern Sunrise County:
St. Isidore/Three Creeks:
Cadotte Lake/Little Buffalo:
Services for Families
Peace Parent Link – serving Northwest Peace, Fairview-Clearhills and Manning & District
Peace Parent Link provides services and supports to families and links them with other resources available in the community. Services include Triple P Parenting Programs, parenting courses, developmentally appropriate Learning through play programs for toddlers, preschoolers and
their parents, a resource lending library, parenting information and pamphlets, developmental screenings and drop in play during all open hours. All programs are FREE, everyone is welcome! Phone (780) 624-0770 for more information or visit www.peaceparentlink.ca
Early Childhood Interventionist (780) 624-7253
The purpose of this program is to enhance the child’s
development and strengthen the family’s ability to adapt to the challenges of having a child with exceptional needs.
Sagitawa Friendship Centre
In partnership with community agencies and service providers, the Sagitawa Friendship Centre will provide opportunities and programs that assist aboriginal people to feel valued, supported and capable of reaching their full potential. Phone (780) 624-2443 for information on programs and services.
Home Visitation Programs – voluntary home visitation programs tailored to meet each family’s individual needs. Contact Families First for programming in Peace River and area at (780) 624-2451, and in Manning and area phone (780)-836-4722. Contact Healthy Families in the Fairview area by calling (780) 835-6110.
Northwest Child and Family Services
Phone: 780-624-6460 for the Peace River Office, phone (780) 835-7191 in Fairview and area.
Midwest Building 9715 – 100 St, Peace River AB
Alberta Supports helps connect seniors, persons with disabilities, lower income Albertans, and children and youth with programs and services that can assist with daily living; employment and training; abuse, bullying, homelessness and other emergency situations. Albertans can call, click or come-in to access to more than 120 social-based services. Dial 1-877-644-9992, or go to albertasupports.ca, or visit the Peace River Alberta Supports Centre.
Inclusive Child Care Program
The Inclusive Child Care Program provides on-site early intervention services for children from birth to grade one who demonstrate a need for additional behavioral and /or developmental supports within Early Learning and Child Care Programs. Specialists work in collaboration with children, families, caregivers and community agencies to ensure children’s successful inclusion and healthy development.
For more information please contact an Inclusive Specialist in your area.
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