Adult Programs

Adult Programs | Providing Supportive Housing Edmonton

Adult Support Services

Services and referrals to community resources for offenders, ex-offenders, persons at risk, families of offenders, and other persons affected by crime. Services include: basic needs, employment preparation, referrals to resources, assistance with Record Suspensions and institutional supports. (click here for more information)

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Friday 
8:30am - 11:30am and 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Open- 8:30am - 11:30am

Drop-In Single Session Counselling

Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (last appointment at 3:00 p.m.)

For life's challenges, our NO-COST drop-in counselling services are in your community. With you, our Intern Therapists will focus on your strengths and abilities to help you create a plan for the change you most want in your life. Our single-session therapy is here when you are ready.

We offer individual, couple and family therapy. Our services include referrals to additional services that will support the change you desire.

Our drop-in counselling service is provided by Intern Therapists who are completing their Masters or PhD in therapy or other counselling areas. In addition to the extensive individual and group supervision they receive, we also use a team approach so that you can benefit from many perspectives to help you make the change you desire.

We support you, drawing upon your own strengths and abilities along with providing information that will help you create a plan for the change you most want in your life. If you wish to know about other services in our community we will provide these as well.

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101 Street Apartments

Phone: 780.471.4525  Fax: 780.474.4404

Community based residential special needs treatment facility for adult males, with various psychiatric disorders, physical disabilities and brain injuries, who are on release in the community under the authority of the National Parole Board and Alberta Solicitor General.(click here for more information)

Independence Apartments

Phone: 780.421.7355  Fax: 780.421.7358

Community-based residential facility for adult males on release in the community under the authority of the National Parole Board.
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 Donnelly House

 Phone: 780.757.1095  Fax:780.757.1096

A transitional housing program to assist adult males and females experiencing homelessness.  Donnelly House is an eight bed facility providing support and shelter to adult males and females (16 and over) who are:

  • homeless and need a residence while setting up an apartment or income supports.
  • awaiting funding prior to entering treatment or returning from treatment.
  • needing a place to stabilize from addition use.
  • coming from Provincial Corrections and have a plan for permanent housing.
  • being discharged from acute care without permanent Housing arrangements.

Residents can stay at Donnelly House for up to three months.

Referrals will be accepted from the Corrections Transitions Team, DiverseCity Housing Team, Inner City Support Team and Assertive Community Treatment Team.




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John Howard Society

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