Education and Resources


Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulation and Code
Alberta's Stronger Foundatoins Affordable Housing Strategy
The Association of Counselling Therapy of Alberta (ACTA)
Best Practices across the Continuum of Care for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (CCSA)
The Calgary Homeless Foundation - Point in Time Count Report
Canada Low Risk Alcohol Drinking Communications Toolkit (CCSA)
Chronic Cannabis Use Effects Report (CCSA)
Clearing the Smoke on Cannabis Highlights (CCSA)
Concurrent Capabable Standards for Addiction and Mental Health (AHS)
Environmental Scan of Prenatal Services for Marginalized Women in Alberta: Specialized Services
Finding Quality Addiction Care in Canada (CCSA)
Guide to Facilitate Discussions about Youth Cannabis Use in Your Community (CCSA)
Medical Use of Cannabis Report (CCSA)
Surgeon General’s Spotlight on Alcohol Drugs and Health
Surgeon General’s Spotlight on Opioids

Provincial Regulations, Bills and Acts

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act
Government Organization Act
Health Information Act
Health Care Worker's Guide to Health and Safety on the Job
Health Professions Act
Health Professions Act - Social Workers
Health Professions Act Employer's Handbook
Personal Information Protection Act
Protection for Persons in Care Act

Professional Organizations

Accreditation Canada
Alberta College of Family Physicians
Alberta College of Social Workers - ACSW
Alberta Psychiatric Association
The Association of Counselling Therapy of Alberta
Calgary Chamber of Voluntary Organizations
Canadian Addiction Counsellors Certification Federation
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Canadian Professional Counsellors Association - CPCA
College of Alberta Psychologists
College of Registered Nurses of Alberta
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Counselling and Addiction Professionals

Addiction Resource Guide (USA)
Counselor Magazine
International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals

Board Governance

Governance for Not-for-Profit Organizations


Family Violence and Addiction

Alberta Council of Women's Shelters
Family Violence
Family Violence Hurts Everyone: A Framework to End Family Violence in Alberta
Family Violence in Canada: A Statistical Profile
Family Violence Initiative

Luna Child and Youth Advocacy Centre

Part 1 - Hope, Help and Healing
Part 2 - POST - Prenatal Outreach Support Team
Part 3 - AVIRT - Alberta Vulnerable Infant Response Team
Part 4 - The Child at Risk Response Team CARRT
Part 5 - Child Abuse Unit 'wraps around' victims of horrific crimes

Drug-Free Canada

PDFC Battle Won War Not Over


Alberta Gamblng Research Institute
Canadian Problem Gambling Certification Board
Problem Gambling Institute of Ontario
Smart Choices
Smart Choices - Group Presentations


Calgary Homeless Foundation
Calgary Homeless Foundation - Report to Community
Aboriginal Homelessness in Canada - A Literature Review
Aboriginal Standing Committee on Housing and Homeless 10 year Plan to End Aboriginal Homelessness
The Homeless Hub

Mental Health and Substance Use

Calgary's Mental Health Strategy
CMHA Alberta Division Government of Alberta Addiction and Mental Health
Health Canada Concurrent Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders

Nutrition / Health

Alberta Health Services Nutrition Education
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Hand Hygiene Challenge
MyHealth Alberta
Primary Care Networks

Philanthropy / Volunteer Organizations

The Calgary Foundation
Volunteer Alberta
Volunteer Calgary
Volunteer Connector

Pregnancy and Substance Use  / FASD

Calgary Fetal Alcohol Network
Canada FASD Research Network
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse - Drug Use During Pregnancy Report
FASD Informed Practice for Community Based Programs
FASD - Management and Policy Perspectives of FASD
FASD - Alberta FASD
FASD Support and Resources in Alberta
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Management and Policy Perspectives of FASD, First Edition
Prenatal Care Through the Eyes of Canadian Aboriginal Women


Addictive Behaviours Laboratory - University of Calgary
Alcohol Consumption in Canada
Alcohol Use During Pregnancy in Canada
International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High Risk Behaviors
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Retention Study - Marquette University - Pretreatment Client Characteristics and Treatment Retention in an Intensive Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment Program
Treatment Retention and Follow-up Outcomes
Women and Addiction: A Trauma-Informed Approach

Research - Tobacco

ASHES (Addiction Smoking Health Education Service)
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
Tobacco Control
International Society for the Prevention of Tobacco Induced Diseases


Becoming Trauma Informed
Beyond Trauma: A Healing Journey for Women
Creating Trauma-informed Child Welfare Systems: A Guide for Administrators
Trauma-informed Organizational ToolKit
Freedom from Violence: Tools for working with Trauma, Mental Health and Substance Use
Handbook on Sensitive Practice for Healthcare Practitioner: Lessons from Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Helping Men Recover: A Program for Treating Addiction
Seeking Safety
The Trauma Informed Practice Guide
Trauma Informed Practice Resources
Trauma Matters
The Trauma Toolkit
Trauma Recovery