Worker Support / Case Work Program

Workers' Resource Centre


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, contact to make an appointment.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Waiting list may vary depending on client volumes. Contact for details.


Toll Free
1-844-435-7972
Telephone
403-264-8100
Fax
844-313-8296
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
October 26, 2022
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