OSI-CAN Alberta

Friends and Family Support Group


Description
Provides a support group for adult friends and family members of military and front line protectors who struggle with difficulties due to occupational stress injury (OSI) / post-traumatic stress injury (PTSI).

Service provides:

  • a support group for friends and family members of veterans, first responders, police, border services officers, nurses, correctional officers, and all frontline emergency response¬†and hospital personnel, currently serving or retired, who struggle with difficulties due to occupational stress injury (OSI) / post-traumatic stress injury (PTSI)
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to family members and friends of currently serving or retired:
  • veterans
  • first responders
  • police
  • border services officers
  • nurses and hospital personnel
  • correctional officers
  • and all frontline emergency response personnel
 
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • visit website for contact information and locations and dates of groups

Groups may meet in-person or online. Groups may require pre-registration to ensure availability and the confidentiality of participants. To register, contact the group lead nearest you.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,

Web Site
http://www.osi-can.ca
Email
osicanask.ab@gmail.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 27, 2020