Workers' Resource Centre

Worker Support / Case Work Program

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Description
Provides support to workers Alberta wide, including temporary foreign workers, who need to understand and access their employment related rights.

Service offers:

  • assistance and support in filling out forms (applications, claims, complaints) for Alberta Employment Standards, Alberta Occupational Health and Safety, Employment Insurance, Canada Pension Plan Disability benefits, Worker's Compensation benefits, Human Rights complaints and Long and Short Term disability benefits
  • liaison on behalf of clients with employers or relevant government agencies and departments
  • assistance with appearances at various levels of appeals for Employment Insurance, Employment Standards, Short and Long Term Disability insurance carriers
  • information and referrals, support, and advocacy
  • appeals for Employment Insurance, Employment Standards, ¬†Alberta Human Rights
Affiliation: Alberta Workers' Health Centre
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service call to make an appointment.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Dependent on client volumes, waiting list may vary. Contact for details.

Telephone
403-264-8100
Fax
403-264-8117
Web Site
http://www.helpwrc.org
Email
info@helpwrc.org
Languages
English; Spanish - Potential clients may wish to access the free Language Bank of Immigrant Services Calgary prior to contacting the agency.
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Front door is wheelchair accessible.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 7, 2020
Address
999 8 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 1J5
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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