Calgary Alternative Support Services Inc.

Creative Community Living Activities

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Description
Provides a community based therapeutic day program for individuals suffering from severe and persistent mental illness.

Service offers:

  • program for development and improvement of daily living as well as social and leisure skills
  • qualified, experienced staff  who have a professional understanding of group dynamics, therapeutic counseling modalities, and crisis intervention providing a combination of medical and psychosocial approaches
  • communication with appropriate health care providers
  • options for leisure and recreation activities
Affiliation: Mental Health Services -
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to individuals:
  • age 30 and older who are in need of ongoing assessment and support
  • with a history of persistent psychiatric illness
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • client may seek referral from a professional 
  • visit website to fill out referral form
  • contact for details
Referral Process: Yes,

Referrals must be made by:

  • a physician or psychiatrist
  • a community follow-up Worker
  • or self referral


Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait time is based on group placements and availability of space. Contact for details.

Telephone
403-264-1377
Fax
403-264-1377
Web Site
https://www.c-a-s-s.org/our-programs/creative-community-living-activites/
Email
ccla@c-a-s-s.org
Languages
American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees apply. Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Documents Required

Referrals must be made by:

  • a physician or psychiatrist
  • a community follow-up Worker
  • or self referral
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
January 25, 2021
Address
815 8 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2P 3P2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 03:30 PM