Government of Alberta

Ministry of Community and Social Services - Alberta Works - Income Support

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Description
COVID-19 UPDATE: Alberta Supports Centres / Alberta Works Centres are temporarily suspending in-person services. Access supports and services online at alberta.ca/alberta-supports.aspx or call the Alberta Supports Contact Centre at 1-877-644-9992 and 780-644-9992 in Edmonton. Provides financial assistance to persons who are unable to meet their basic needs.

Service offers:

  • financial assistance to eligible individuals and families who are unable to meet their basic needs such as food, clothing, shelter, and personal items essential to their health and well-being

Includes:

  • information and financial support to find a job
  • health benefits for eligible individuals and their dependants
  • help to obtain child support payments

Works in co-ordination with Employment and Training Programs and Services, Health Benefits, and Child Support Services to ensure individuals have the tools, resources, and support they need for independence.

Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals and families who do not have the financial resources to meet their basic needs
Contact for additional eligibility criteria.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call or walk-in / drop-in at your nearest Alberta Supports or Alberta Works Centre
  • visit website to apply online
  • or visit website for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Application processing time varies by office.

Toll Free
1-866-644-5135 (24 Hour Emergency Income Support)
Telephone
403-740-4320
Fax
403-742-7552
Web Site
http://communitysocialservices.alberta.ca
Email
hs.ds-central@gov.ab.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Provincial Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 1, 2020
Address
4835 50 Street
Stettler, AB, T0C 2L1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM