Educate

If you want to learn more about current or future issues that will affect your son or daughter, LACL hosts or provides access to a variety of family advocacy training events. Some of these include:

  • Alberta Association for Community Living Family Conference
  • South Region Family and Guardian Conference
  • Training sessions on Wills and Estate Planning
  • “Transition Planning” sessions for people who are moving from Children’s support programs to Adult support programs

If you would like to learn more about almost anything, from a certain disability to availability of government programs, community services to housing options, LACL can help you get the information you need and want.  Some of these include:

  • a resource library with books, videos, and pamphlets
  • an informative newsletter
  • access to important resources
  • our newly updated web property, designed to inform, teach and connect people with resources

Our staff is also a great source of information for families and individuals regarding issues such as:

  • programs and services available in the community
  • referrals to other agencies or programs
  • housing options for adults
  • advocacy
  • getting connected to others

If you have any questions, feel free to

  1. call us at 327.2911
  2. send us an email
  3. drop by the office Monday – Friday between 8 -5 (527 6th st. south)