Sexually Transmitted Infections Clinic

Sexually Transmitted Infections Clinic – Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre Other services provided to those at risk of STIs and requiring STI testing may include: Free treatment for STIs HPV (genital warts) treatment Pregnancy testing and referral Cervical screening (Pap tests) for clients without regular healthcare providers Emergency contraceptive pill Needle exchange (Service NOT offered … Continue reading

Prescription Drug Coverage for Low Income Albertans – A Simple Poster (2012)

Paying for Prescription Drugs When You Have No Money in Alberta

When you need to fill a prescription for a mental or physical health concern, and you do not have money to pay for it, there are a few options: If it is an EMERGENCY you may qualify for funding under Alberta Emergency Precription Drugs or services through Alberta Emergency Benefits. If it is not an emergency, … Continue reading

Health Benefits for People with Low Income in Alberta

Alberta Adult Health Benefit The Alberta Adult Health Benefit program supports Albertans in low income to ensure they have access to: prescription drugs, dental services, optical services, emergency ambulance and diabetic supplies Signing up is easy. Fill out one form and mail it in. See below for more information or contact us. Print the AAHB application … Continue reading

Free Eye Exam and Prescription Glasses

Lenscrafters OneSight Through OneSight (formerly Gift of Sight), people in need who cannot afford an eye exam or prescription lenses can access a FREE eye exam and FREE prescription glasses at select Lenscrafters locations: A signed letter from a referring organization is required (e.g. from a charity where you are a client).  Recipients may obtain a new eye … Continue reading

Optometry at Boyle McCauley Health Centre

  Boyle McCauley Health Centre – Optometry Services: A volunteer Optometrist will be at the clinic. Population Served Anyone Age Requirement? None Appointment required? Yes. Appointments booked in advance – call to confirm availability. ID required? AB Health care number or previous patient of Boyle McCauley Health Centre’s Clinic. Accepting new patients? We are limited … Continue reading

HIV Edmonton

HIV Edmonton provides: Testing Support Treatment  Community Information and Presentations Events Resources For more information, please visit the HIV Edmonton website.

Streetworks Needle Exchange

Streetworks Needle Exchange Alternate names: (Previous names: Streetworks Free Needle Exchange) Streetworks is a free needle exchange service for people who inject drugs. There are five sites and a mobile van. People who are injecting drugs can access clean needles and dispose of their used needles, to keep individuals and communities safer and healthier. Over 800,000 needles are exchanged through … Continue reading

Foot Care Clinics

Boyle McCauley Health Centre – Foot Care Clinic Services: This program provides care for its client’s feet, including nail care and treatment of calluses, corns, and ingrown nails. Population Served Boyle McCauley Health Centre patients are eligible to attend the foot care program, generally by referral. The program serves those who are unable to care … Continue reading

Boyle McCauley Medical Lab

Boyle McCauley Health Centre – Dynalife DX Laboratory Services: DL has a collection site located at the Boyle McCauley Health Centre. Services include specimen collection for laboratory testing, electrocardiograms (ECGs), and stat testing, including urinalysis, pregnancy tests, and glucose monitor. Population Served The Boyle McCauley Collection Site is not limited to patients of the health … Continue reading