Additional Resources

Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship

Alberta Office of the Public Guardian

1-877-427-4525, or call 310-0000
Monday to Friday: 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Alberta Office of the Public Guardian website

Regional Office Contacts:
Northwest Region
Grande Prairie: (780) 833-4319
Edmonton Region
Edmonton: (780)427-0017
Central Region
Red Deer: (403) 340-5165
Northeast Region
St. Paul: (780) 645-6278
Calgary Region
Calgary: (403)297-3364
South Region
Lethbridge: (403)381-5648
Medicine Hat: (403)529-3744

List of Designated Capacity Assessors

List of Designated Capacity Assessors

Alberta Supports Contact Centre

Toll-free in Alberta: 1-877-644-9992
Edmonton Area: (780)644-9992
Hours: Monday to Friday; 8:15 am to 4:30 pm – closed statutory holidays

Alberta Seniors and Community Supports, Protection for Persons in Care

Information and Reporting: 1-888-357-9339
Fax: (780)415-8611
Mailing Address: Station M, Box 479
Edmonton, AB T5J 2E5
Hours: Monday to Friday; 8:15 am to 4:30 pm

Older Adult Knowledge Network – OAKNet

OAKNet website: How Canadian law protects and affects older adults

Seniors Association of Greater Edmonton – SAGE

100-102A Ave, 15 Sir Winston Churchill Sq NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 2E5
Phone:(780)423-5510
Fax: (780)426-5175
Email: [email protected]
SAGE Website
Hours: Monday to Friday; 8:30 am to 4:15 pm

Law Society of Alberta Lawyer Referral Service

A Lawyer Referral Operator will provide you with the names of three lawyers in your area that you can consult. Each lawyer will provide a half-hour consultation free of charge.
Toll free: 1-800-661-1095
Calgary Area: 403-228-1722
Lawyer Referral Service Website

Alberta Law Line

A program of Legal Aid Alberta, which provides legal information and referrals to Albertans and legal advice to eligible callers. This is a free service and is available across Alberta. Alberta Law Line does not provide legal information or legal advice over email.
Toll free: 1-866-845-3425
Edmonton Area: 780-644-7777
Alberta Law Line Website

Student Legal Services

A nonprofit, charitable organization of approximately 300 volunteer law students that provide year-round free legal services to those individuals who are unable to afford a lawyer. Please call in advance as student volunteers are not always available at all hours.
11011-88 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T6G 0Z3
Phone: 780-492-8244
Student Legal Services Website

Dial-A-Law

Pre-recorded legal information messages available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Toll free: 1-800-332-1091

Family Law Information Centre

Edmonton Law Courts Bldg, 1A Sir Winston Churchill Sq
Edmonton, AB T5J 0R2
Phone: 780-415-0404

Legal Aid Alberta

Legal Aid Alberta provides quality, effective legal advice and representation that enables eligible Albertans to resolve their legal issues.  Eligibility guidelines are on its web site. It is an independent, publicly funded, not-for-profit organization that provides a broad range of services in family law and child welfare, adult criminal law, youth criminal law, immigration and refugee law and some civil legal areas. Phone: 1.866.845.3425
Website:  www.legalaid.ab.ca

This page was last updated in December, 2015.

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