AHS launches new Indigenous Central Zone one-line support – The Pipestone Flyer

Aug. 10, 2023

Alberta Health Services (AHS), the provincial health authority, has introduced a new support line to assist Indigenous peoples in the Central Zone navigate the health system.

Staffed by Indigenous Health Link staff, the toll-free Indigenous Support Line can be accessed by calling 1-844-944-4744 or by calling Health Link at 811.

The staff can answer any questions callers have as well as assist them in accessing culturally appropriate care and support within Alberta’s health system.

“The Indigenous Support Line is creating a brave space where our people can speak their truth, a place where they can feel supported asking for guidance and help navigating a complex healthcare system,” said Casey Eagle Speaker, co-chair of the AHS Wisdom Council.

Read More: https://www.pipestoneflyer.ca/news/ahs-launches-new-indigenous-central-zone-one-line-support/

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