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United Way

United Way is a federated network of over 80 local United Way Centraide offices serving more than 5,000 communities across Canada, each registered as its own non-profit organization and governed by an independent volunteer-led local Board of Directors. Locally and nationally, our goal is the same – to create opportunities for a better life for everyone in our communities.

Phone: 403-526-5544

Valleyview Retirement Community - Medicine Hat

AgeCare Valleyview is a “campus of care” that enables aging in place as your needs change by providing Retirement Living options for active independent seniors alongside its Seniors Care Centre which provides Supportive Living and Long Term Care all under one roof.


Phone: 403-526-7000

Veterans Affairs Canada

​Information and tools for health care service providers and medical professionals to help you support your clients covered for services by Veterans Affairs Canada.

Phone: 1-866-522-2122

Victim Services

Practical and emotional support to victims of crime, accident, or other incidents.

Medicine Hat Police Victim Services: 403-529-8480 (403-529-8481 after hours)
Redcliff RCMP: 403-548-7848
Brooks RCMP: 403-794-4400 (403-362-5535 after hours)

Bassano RCMP: 403-641-3864
Bow Island RCMP: 403-545-6256
Oyen (Big Country RCMP): 403-664-3505

VitalAire - Medicine Hat

VitalAire works closely with your healthcare professionals in Medicine Hat to provide the respiratory programs and services you need for effective treatment.

VitalAire provides:
-Sleep apnea tests, education and treatment
-CPAP supplies & accessories, including CPAP masks and CPAP machines
-Home Oxygen programs, products and services
-Trach care, ventilators, oxygen concentrators and speciality respiratory products
-Travel convenience with 15 clinics in Alberta and 100 clinics across Canada

Referral can be faxed or completed online - see website 

Phone: 403-529-1975
Fax: 403-528-3829


VitalAire Home Respiratory Referral

Wardell Centre for Chronic Pain Disease & Sante Surgi-Centre

The pain clinic is a modern specialist practice of managing chronic diseases which generate pain complaints in patients.

 

Physician Referral Process - Full consultative request with accompanying records. This request would be for a patient seeking a consult and stabilization for a complex case.

 

Minor consultative request for specific procedures (ex. marijuana RX or a senior needing joint relief) - when referring please specify these patients.

 

Patients can self refer for: cold laser for pain, prolo-therapy, focused shock wave, smoking cessation & platelet rich plasma for joint injection or tendonitis.

For more information about referrals please call the office. 

Phone: 403-580-3545

We Care Home Health Services

Areas served by this location: Brooks, Bassano, Bow Island, Oyen, Empress, Rosemarie

 

Services available at these locations:

  • Advanced Foot Care
  • Homemaking Help
  • Infusion Clinics
  • Live-In/Respite Care
  • Personal Support / Attendant Care


Phone 403-529-2200 fax 403-527-0975

Wellington - Medicine Hat

​100 Independent Living condos and 93 Supportive Living suites.

The Wellington Retirement Residence has 50 designated Supportive Living Level 4 government funded suites, accessed through Alberta Health Services, South Zone. Care and accommodation is partially funded by Alberta Health Services and partially paid for by the resident. To qualify, seniors must complete an assessment and are then placed on a wait list for available space. Space is assigned, so although you may indicate a preference, the initial placement will be based on first- available-space. Given the long waiting list, turn-around is often quick; typically, within 48 hours

 

Call 403-526-5762 for more information.


Wellwise by Shoppers Drug Mart (Formerly Shoppers Home Health Care)

Provide a wide range of everyday living products and services for inside and outside the home through trusted, caring experts to meet your family's changing health needs.

Phone: 403-527-8110


Wildrose Foot Care

​Mandy Misspelled WordBhar, LPN, Advanced Foot Care Nurse 

Call 403-966-6824

Email - wildrose.footcare@gmail.com 

Women's Cancer Support Group  - Medicine Hat

​A local support group for women of all ages, with all types of cancer, at all stages of their cancer journey. They share trust, friendship, and good humour in a respectful and confidential setting.

For more information, please email medicinehatwomenscancergroup@gmail.com.

 

Support Group meets the 4th Wednesday of the month (excluding July, August, & December) at the Medicine HaPublic Library, downstairs in the Legion Room, from 7-9pm. 2020 dates will be:

January 22    
February 26     
March 25    
April 22    
May 27
June 24-Luncheon TBA    
September 23    
October 28    
November 25


Refreshments and snacks will be provided, as well as access to Wifi.

2020 Women's Cancer Support Group Poster

YMCA of Medicine Hat

Programs include: aquatics, camps, child care, education & training, employment services, health & fitness, youth engagement, and youth & preschool programming. 

Phone: 403-527-4426


Living Fit Program 
The Living Fit program provides safe, supportive, barrier-free health and wellness opportunities for people with disabilities and chronic, stable conditions. 

The program aids individuals with: Multiple Sclerosis, Cognitive Disabilities, Spinal Cord Injuries, Brain Injuries, Cerebral Palsy, Fibromyalgia, Stroke, Heart Disease, Diabetes.

They can customize a program for such issues as Fall Prevention working on balance and leg strength. Participants must be YMCA members. The YMCA also offers financial assistance to those in need

Clients may be referred to the program by various organizations or their physician.  A referral is not necessary, however, and individuals may join at any time to improve their health and quality of living. Click here to learn more about the Living Fit Program, or call 403-527-4426, x 221.


Young Moms Program
The YMCA Early Intervention Program for Young Mothers, “Young Moms” is a comprehensive, educational program designed to meet the diverse needs of pregnant or parenting teens. Young moms can complete their high school education through independent study while learning life management skills. The program is conveniently located within a YMCA daycare centre which provides an opportunity for children to receive on-site care while moms are attending school.

Zeeman Audiology Hearing Clinic - Medicine Hat & Brooks

Service and expertise in the hearing healthcare profession.

Services provided include: 
  • Hearing testing 
  • Hearing aid fitting 
  • Hearing aid repairs 
  • Custom hearing molds
  • Industrial Screenings


Medicine Hat: 403-528-3334

Brooks: 403-362-2032