Bridge Healing Transitional Accommodation Program, The

Alberta Health Services - Edmonton Zone


Description
Offering new transition beds that will be available for people experiencing homelessness who have been discharged from Edmonton hospital emergency departments.

The Bridge Healing Transitional Accommodation Program is designed to improve health outcomes for those needing transitional care. The program will help clients transition to appropriate community supports, including

  • housing
  • physical health
  • mental health
  • addiction services

The duration of stays in the program will vary depending on each person's situation. Those experiencing homelessness while also struggling with a chronic illness or health issue are often more susceptible to complications and repeat emergency department visits.


Affiliation: Jasper Place Wellness Centre
Eligibility
Yes, Patients discharged from emergency room in Edmonton
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required
Referral Process: N/A


Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
780-481-4001
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: N/A
Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
October 11, 2023
Location
Edmonton