Application help - Alberta Human Services - Government of Alberta

Application help

If you would like help completing an application or writing a personal directive, assistance is available. These organizations do not charge a fee.

What’s important to know

  • If you would like help with your application to become a  guardian and/or trustee or to do a review, you'll need to bring some specific information to your appointment. Please review this document first and gather everything you need before you come. 

    Checklist: What to bring to your appointment (PDF, 381.6 KB)
  • If an adult owns land or has multiple bank accounts and/or investments, their finances can be complicated. In that case, it’s a good idea to use a lawyer to complete a trusteeship application.

Local agencies

The agencies listed below provide help at no charge to:

  • write a personal directive
  • apply for guardianship
  • apply for trusteeship
  • apply for co-decision-making

Show Answer Calgary Region

Kerby Centre
Information and Advocacy Department
1133-7 Avenue SW
Calgary AB T2P 1B2
Phone: 403-265-0661
Fax: 403-705-3241

Show Answer Central Region

Canadian Mental Health Association
5017-50 Avenue
Red Deer AB T4N 4B2
Phone: 403-342-2266
Fax: 403-342-5684

Helping Hands Home Support Services Ltd.
Box 120
Delia AB T0J 0W0
Phone: 403-364-2476
Fax: 403-364-2477
Serving Drumheller and area

Stettler Information and Referral Centre
5005-47 Street
Box 736
Stettler AB T0C 2L0
Phone: 403-742-1155
Fax: 403-742-1155

Town of Olds
4512-46 Street
Olds AB T4H 1R5
Phone: 403-507-4847
Fax: 403-556-6537

Show Answer Edmonton Region

Seniors Association of Greater Edmonton (SAGE)
15 Sir Winston Churchill Square
100 Street and 102A Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 2E5
Phone: 780-701-9006
Fax: 780-426-5175

Show Answer North Region

St. Paul Abilities Network (SPAN)
4637-45 Avenue
St. Paul AB T0A 3A3
Phone: 780-645-3441 Ext 253
Toll-free: 1-866-645-3900
Fax: 780-645-1885

Show Answer South Region

Extended Family Seniors Care Inc.
3183 Gershaw Drive SW
Medicine Hat AB T1B 3N1
Phone: 403-527-0226
Fax: 403-527-0494

Modified: 2017-03-21
PID: 17864

Contact this service

1-877-427-4525 (toll-free)

8:15 am - 4:30 pm (Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)