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

Boyle McCauley Health Centre

Boyle McCauley Health Centre http://www.bmhc.net 10628 – 96 Street Edmonton, AB T5H 2J2 Phone (780) 422-7333 Fax (780) 422-7343 Serves primarily the Edmonton communities of Boyle Street, McCauley and Norwood. BMHC provides crucial primary health services to those who face multiple barriers to accessing health services. These barriers include: Ethnicity Poverty Homelessness/lack of appropriate housing … Continue reading