NeighbourLink Parkland

Assistance


Description
Provides emergency assistance for people in need.

Service provides:

  • assistance to individuals in need who are unable to receive help anywhere else

May include:

  • short-term, emergency financial assistance to avoid eviction / utility disconnection, urgent access to prescriptions / medical needs, or emergency accommodation
  • assistance with deliveries for isolated individuals who may need supplies / food bank hampers
  • Volunteer Ride Program for seniors or those in need to attend medical appointments (due to current public health restrictions, assistance is with paying for a ride with contracted taxi companies or Accessible Transportation Service) 
  • Volunteer Let's Chat Program - check-in phone calls by a volunteer for those identified as experiencing social isolation, including seniors
  • Help Closet - assistance with basic needs / toiletries / winter gear / technology access
  • assistance with emergency food and emergency transportation
  • Furniture Donation Program - furniture to assist those in need who are re-establishing their residence and have low income
  • accompaniment
  • yard maintenance
  • occasional tutoring and childcare
  • referrals to other agencies
  • utility assistance
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • residents of Spruce Grove, Stony Plain, and Parkland County
  • who have low income
  • and are unable to access other resources
Each situation assessed to determine eligibility.
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • call to book an appointment
Clients may also be referred by local agencies.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times vary.

Telephone
780-960-9669 (Central Resource Centre)
Fax
780-960-9219
Email
neighbourlink.parkland@telus.net
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
March 10, 2021
Address
505 Queen Street
Spruce Grove, AB, T7X 2V2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM