Health Information for Seniors


Health Link is Alberta’s free, 24/7 health information and advice service. The service is staffed by registered nurses and other health professionals who provide health advice and navigation services. Call Health Link by dialing 811.
Alberta Health Services Continuing Care Information (programs and services related to home care, supportive living, long-term care, hospice and end of life care)
If you have questions or concerns with continuing care placement or services contact 1-844-468-2930 or email continuingcare@albertahealthservices.ca.
Healthy Aging Phone Chats: Participate in free, interactive, small group educational sessions via telephone from the comfort of your home.
Healthy Aging Information Series: If your group would like to book an in-person presentation, there are over 40 healthy aging topics to choose from.
(Coordinated by Age Friendly Edmonton)
Drop-in single session counselling services in Edmonton

Tip sheets on healthy eating, physical activity, brain fitness, falls prevention in many languages (Active Living Coalition for Older Adults)

McMaster Optimal Aging Portal - includes research summaries written in plain language and web resources that have been reviewed and rated

Prevention in Hand (College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada)
Seniors' Nutrition Video Series (Edmonton Southside Primary Care Network)
Hello, How Are You?: Seniors Isolation and Loneliness resources and video (City of Edmonton)