Resources

Life at Canterbury is a place where new friendships are made and a senior’s life can continue in a comfortable & relaxing atmosphere.

- Canterbury Resident

Resources

Useful Links

Alberta Supports Seniors

Information on social based programs & services offered by the Alberta Government

Alberta Continuing Care Standards 2013

Alberta Health is responsible for publicly funded continuing care health services and has developed the Continuing Care Health Service Standards.

Supportive Living Standards & Check-List

The purpose of the accommodation standards is to ensure that all supportive living accommodations maintain a high quality of accommodation services that promote the safety, security and quality of life for Albertans living in those accommodations.  

Guide to Supportive Living Alberta

Supportive living serves the needs of a wide range of individuals. Residents in a supportive living setting can range from seniors who require support services due to age, chronic conditions and frailty to young adults with mental health or physical disabilities. 

Alberta Continuing Care Association

"Keeping quality and dignity in the forefront for Albertans in Continuing Care" 

Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Network

Information on Elder Abuse, intervention, Edmonton's Seniors' safe housing, seniors' abuse helpline and more. 

Alzheimer Society (Alberta & NW Territories)

Offering support, information and education cognitive health conditions.

 

Continuing Care Safety Association

Providing industry-specific health and safety training to the Alberta continuing care sector.

 

Canadian Mental Health Association Alberta:

Promoting the mental health of all and supports the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness.

 

Alberta Seniors Citizens Housing Association

Supporting ASCHA members in creating and maintaining vibrant seniors housing for Albertans.


Seniors Housing Society of Alberta

A forum for seniors' housing providers to share best practises and explore better delivery options with peers and government.


Alberta Association on Gerontology 

"Improving the lives of Older Albertans" 

Seniors Association of Greater Edmonton

"Inspiring & supporting seniors to be the best they can be." 

Seniors Guidebook to Safety & Security

This information is directed towards the community and, more specifically, seniors and their care givers in recognizing elder abuse, safety concerns, frauds and scams.

Alberta Seniors Programs & Services

A guide to income support, housing, community & government agencies, transportation and recreation services, safety and security informaiton and more!

Adult Guardianship & Trusteeship

Learn about the Adult Guardianship Act that provides options and safeguards to protect vulnerable adults over the age of 18 years who may want assistance or are no longer able to make all of their own personal and financial decisions.

Seniors Advisory Council for Alberta

The Seniors Advisory Council for Alberta is responsible for advising the province on matters relating to Alberta’s seniors. It is a government appointed body that reports through the Minister of Seniors.