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:
Grande Prairie: (780) 833-4319
Red Deer: (403) 340-5165
St. Paul: (780) 645-6278
Medicine Hat: (403)529-3744
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
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
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.
Edmonton, AB T6G 0Z3
Student Legal Services Website
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
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
This page was last updated in December, 2015.