Medicine Hat and region

Contact Info:

Canadian Mental Health Association, Medicine Hat
204-1865 Dunmore Road South East
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1Z8
T: (403) 504-1811

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Canadian Mental Health Association Programs:

Housing First


This Housing First Program houses individuals in the program and then provides additional services as needed.

Seniors’ Outreach Program for Elder Abuse


This program works to identify the needs of seniors in abusive or potentially abusive situations and refer them to the appropriate agencies for assistance.

The POST Thrift Store


With a large assortment of clothing, furniture, collectibles, books and household items, The POST is Medicine Hat's premiere second hand store. Proceeds generated at The POST remain in the community and are used to fund CMHA programs and services.

Regional Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Education Program


This program provides suicide prevention services throughout southeastern Alberta including education, yellow ribbon program, information, support group and Regional Suicide Prevention Council.

Financial Administrator Program


The Financial Administration Program helps people learn the skills required to manage personal finances.

Community Helpers Program


The Community Helpers program promotes the principles of capacity building. In every community there are people to whom others naturally turn when they need help. The program identifies "community helpers" and offers training to hep build their capacity.

Other Community Resources:


Addiction Helpline (24 Hours)
1 (866) 332-2322
Alberta Health Services Addiction Services - Adult Detoxification - Co-Op Mall Medicine Hat
(403) 529-1222
Alcoholics Anonymous
(403) 527-2065
Cocaine Anonymous
Addiction/Smoking Helpline
1 (866) 332-2322


Alberta Human Rights Commission
(780) 427-7661
Southeastern Alberta Sexual Assault Response Committee
(403) 548-2717

Food Banks

Health Support

Alberta Health Link
HIV Community Link Medicine Hat
(403) 527-5882
HIV Community Link Brooks
(403) 376-6020
Southeastern Alberta Sexual Assault Response Committee
(403) 548-2717

Housing and Shelter

Cantera Safe House (Brooks Women's Shelter)
(403) 326-2766
Salvation Army Medicine Hat Centre of Hope (shelter)    
(403) 526-9699

Legal Support

Legal Aid Alberta
1 (866) 845-3425

Thrift Stores

Salvation Army
(403) 526-6822

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The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) in Alberta is made up of eight regions. Additionally CHMA in Alberta includes the Centre for Suicide Prevention and a Divisional (Provincial) office located in Edmonton.

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