BOW VALLEY RESOURCE LIST


CRISIS

YWCA Banff
Domestic Violence & Sexual Abuse Support (403) 760-3200

Bow Valley Victim Services Association
(403) 760-0197

CCASA/Sexual Assault Crisis – 24 hours
1-877-237-5888 (Calgary)

Distress Line – 24 hours
1-888-787-2880

Family Violence Helpline – 24 hours
(403) 234-7233

Kids Help Phone – 24 hours
1-800-668-6868

Suicide Crisis Line
1-800-SUICIDE

Urgent Mental Health Walk-In Services: 
Banff & Canmore Hospitals 7 days/week, 2 – 9pm


COUNSELLING

Family Separation/Divorce Support
(403) 762-1251

Mental Health Services
Banff (403) 762-1906
Canmore (403) 678-4696


ADDICTION

Alberta Health Services, Addiction Services & Prevention
Banff (403) 762-1906
Canmore (403) 678-4696

Addiction 24 hours help line
1-866-332-2322


HEALTH & WELLNESS

Banff Mineral Springs Hospital
(403) 762-2222

Canmore General Hospital
(403) 678-5536

Bow Valley Prime Care Network
(403) 675-3000

Public Health
Banff (403)762-2990
Canmore (403) 678-5656

Health Link – 24 hour information line 811


FOOD & CLOTHING

Food Bank
Banff, drop-in Tuesdays 11:45am – 12:15pm
(403)762-1060

Canmore, call Mon & Wed 6 – 7pm, P/U Tue & Thu)
403-678-9488

Rundle United Thrift
Banff Tue & Thu 2 – 5pm, Wed & Fri 5 – 8pm

Victory/Crossway Community Thrift Store
Canmore (403) 678-0144


HOUSING & EMPLOYMENT

Alberta Works
Walk-in appointments only before 8:30am
(403) 678-2363

After Hour Emergency Income Support
(after 4:30pm)
1-866-644-5135

Bow Valley Regional Housing
(403) 678-5922

Canmore Community Housing Corporation
(403) 609-9983

Job Resource Centre
Banff (403) 760-3311
Canmore (403) 678-6601

Service Canada Canmore
1-800-622-6232


SUPPORT SERVICES

Alberta Child Welfare Service
Calgary – 24 hours (403)297-2995

Bow Valley Parent Link 
Banff (403) 762-1116
Canmore (403) 678-2529

Child Disability Resource Link 
(403) 310-0000

FCSS Family & Community Support Services
Banff (403) 762-1251                          
Canmore (403) 609-3743

Wood’s Homes
1-800-563-6106


LEGAL

Calgary Legal Guidance
1-403-234-9266

Legal Aid Alberta
1-888-845-3425

Student Legal Assistance (Calgary)
1-403-220-6637


Dial 211 to find any service not listed above.

Visit Alberta Council of Women’s Shelters for more information and resources.

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