Legal & Justice

 
For violence or abuse in your home

Call 911 if you or someone you know is in immediate danger.

Family Violence-Find Supports by Alberta.ca

-Information on your rights, the law and available supports.

-Optional & anonymous online chat 

Click website link for info or chat: https://www.alberta.ca/family-violence-find-supports.aspx

Family Violence Info Line 

-Get help anonymously in more than 170 languages.

Call: 310-1818 

Support with navigating the justice system.

SORCe

-Services are free & available to those experiencing or facing homelessness.

-Available on a walk-in basis only.

-Justice system help: Mondays only, 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm 

-SORCe is located on the north side of the City Hall LRT platform at:  #2 - 316 7 Ave SE, Calgary

Women’s Centre

-Free legal advice clinics available for all women 

-Legal advice is provided by women.

-By appointment only. To book call: 403-264-1155   or email:  legal@womenscentrecalgary.org

-See website for more info on this and all services offered: https://www.womenscentrecalgary.org/get-assistance/

Calgary Legal Guidance

-Offers legal advice, information and guidance to those who do no have access to Legal Aid or other paid legal services. 

Click website link for info on services provided:   https://clg.ab.ca/programs-services/

Click for contact form: https://clg.ab.ca/contact-us/

Identification Cards

AHS ID Program

This service is for homeless, at-risk or recently housed individuals for support attaining Alberta ID & AB health care cards. 

 

Calgary location:

  Sheldon Chumir 1213 – 4 Street SW, Calgary  

  Walk-in service. Sign up begins at 7:30am at Sheldon Chumir's Urgent Care security desk. Then proceed to Room#1100C-2. 

  AHS ID Program is open only Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri.  8:00am-noon

For locations & hours in other Alberta cities see: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/about/Page13446.aspx