Mental Health & Emergencies | Special Areas Board

Mental Health & Emergencies

It’s ok to not be ok.

Emergencies take a toll on everyone, from front line responders to those directly impacted to everyone helping after. If you or someone you know needs help, there is confidential help available.

The Alberta Mental Health Help Line 1-877-303-2642 is available 24/7 to anyone. Closer to home, Family Community Support Services (FCSS) offices have resources for you and your family to use when coping with emergencies and trauma. 

-Oyen FCSS – (403) 664-2255
-Hanna FCSS – (403) 854-4433
-Consort FCSS – (403) 577-3011

Here are some other links that might be helpful:

Having Trouble coping after a disaster or extreme event

Responding to an emergency disaster

Recover after a disaster

Helping children/teens recover from disasters

Helping children/teens respond to disaster

Disaster preparedness and your mental health

Disaster response for mental health care providers

Preparing emotionally for disasters or emergencies