Addictions and Mental Health Community Linking Program

Community Linking Programs


Description
COVID-19 UPDATE: Some programs are suspended due to recreation centre closures. Call for details. Offers a variety of community linking programs.

Service offers:

  • community linking programs

Programming includes:

  • bowling
  • Bridging Paths - offers social and recreational programs in Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park such as pottery, art classes, fitness training, coffee meets, and more
  • Community Linking Choir
  • drama group
  • fitness - an opportunity to improve fitness levels, learn about fitness equipment and program at the facility, and meet new people
  • walleyball - a game played on a 4-walled court with rules similar to volleyball
  • floor hockey
  • Fun with Fitness - offers a variety of low-impact fitness activities such as aerobics, weight training, and walking
  • hatha yoga
  • Meditation Through Movement
  • Venture Out - an opportunity to stay active, have fun, and learn new skills through activities such as yoga, archery, fitness walking, cross-country skiing, and mountain biking
  • walking club
  • Art Mentorship Society of Alberta (AMSA) art classes - create a project and explore your artistic side through various art mediums
  • swim
  • Leisure Education - meet with a Recreation Therapist and peers to explore what social, recreational, and leisure options are available
  • pottery
  • and more
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 to 65 years
  • with addiction and / or mental health concerns
  • who would benefit from supportive leisure environments
Programs are intended for individuals who can participate independently. Individuals needing assistance should have a support staff sent with them.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-860-2722
Email
caitlin.spires@ahs.ca
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees vary based on programming. Most programs are free.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Other
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
December 27, 2018