News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: February 22, 2019

Interagency: HIV Options - Purses for Pride

Options HIV West Yellowhead is looking for donations of purses to be auctioned on March 9 at The Venue (formerly the Valley Zoo) as a fundraiser for Hinton PRIDE. If you have a donation you can drop it off at our office at 107-103 Government Road in the M...

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

Interagency: GYPSD - Community EngagementWorkshops

Community Engagement Workshops: Share Your Voice with Us!

Grande Yellowhead Public School Division is hosting community engagement workshops throughout the division during the months of February and March. On behalf of the Board of Trustees, we would like ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

Interagency: AHS - Screen Test Mobile Mammography Clinic

Bringing good breast health to you

The AHS Screen Test Mobile Mammography Clinic will be returning to the Hinton Health Care Centre on May 2 - 18, 2019. Screen Test brings breast cancer screening to women across Alberta with its state-of-the-art mobile mamm...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Interagency: AHS - Telus Foundation Community Grants & Sponsorships

Telus Foundation Community Grants & Sponsorships

Investing in the communities where we live and work is at the core of Telus' philosophy. Through Community Grants, Corporate Sponsorship, and Community Programming, they work hard to empower communities ...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Interagency: B.R.I.D.G.E.S. - Doing Your Taxes

Good afternoon!

Sandra Paul from the Canada Revenue Agency will give a presentation at BRIDGES on the various benefits and credits available for for Seniors on Wednesday, Feb, 27/10 at 2:00 pm, and another presentation for modest income earners on Thursday...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Interagency: National Volunteer Week Funding

Yvonne Rempel

Community Health Promotion Facilitator

AHS - Alberta Cancer Prevention Legacy Fund

Population, Public and Indigenous Health

P: 1.780.501.0759 E: yvonne.rempel@ahs.ca

www.albertapreventscancer.ca

www.albertahealthycommunities.ca

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Interagency: Alberta Health Communities - The ChooseLetter

Yvonne Rempel

Community Health Promotion Facilitator

AHS - Alberta Cancer Prevention Legacy Fund

Population, Public and Indigenous Health

P: 1.780.501.0759 E: yvonne.rempel@ahs.ca

www.albertapreventscancer.ca

www.albertahealthycommunities.ca

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Interagency: YES - Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction

Marjorie Luger

Executive Director

Yellowhead Emergency Shelter for Women Society Box 6401 Hinton AB T7V 1X7

Phone: 780-865-4359

Fax: 780-865-7151

Email: marj.luger@yeswomen.ca

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Interagency: HELP - February 2019 Courses & Services

Beverley Aish

Hinton Adult Learning Society

Hinton Employment & Learning Place

Program Coordinator

110E Brewster Drive

Hinton, Alberta T7V1B4

780-865-1686

info@hintonlearning.ca

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Interagency: Adult Day Program - February Calendar

Good Afternoon,

Please find the Adult Day Program Recreation Therapy calendar attached for February 2019.

Should you have any questions, concerns or referrals to the program please do not hesitate to contact me.

Thank you,

Sabrina

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Interagency: Parent Link - February Calendar

Jackie Delves

Hinton Parent Link Coordinator

Town of Hinton | Gateway to the Rockies

p: 780.865.6069 | f: 780.865.6065

e: jdelves@hinton.ca

805 Switzer Drive

Hinton, AB T7V 1V1

http://www.hinton.ca/parentlink

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Interagency: HELP - Coats for Kids

Coats for Kids is seeking a new operating organization. I have secured space, which has been an ongoing issue and now we are seeking the right organization, with active volunteers, to take over.

Coats for Kids operates quite simply from Sept- Dec. A coat d...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Interagency: AHS - Hinton - Better Choices, Better Health

Hello,

Please see the attached poster for the Better Choices Better Health ® program that will be running in Hinton in March. Please use the poster for distribution, display and referral.

Thank you,

Shawn Belisle, CD

Secretary Chronic Disease Manageme...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Interagency: Aquatera - Sponsorships

Good Morning,

We are reaching out and encouraging organizations in your community to apply for sponsorship at https://www.aquatera.ca/community/events-and-sponsorships as we provide essential water treatment services in the Town of Hinton.

Aquatera provides...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Interagency: HELP - ASIST

Beverley Aish

 Hinton Adult Learning Society

Hinton Employment & Learning Place

Program Coordinator

110E Brewster Drive

Hinton, Alberta T7V1B4

780-865-1686

info@hintonlearning.ca

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Interagency: HELP - How to talk so kids will listen

Mandy CrespeigneEmployment Advisor/ Family Literacy CoordinatorHinton Adult Learning Society780-865-1686Email: advisor@hintonlearning.ca www.hintonlearning.ca

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Interagency: AHS Addiction Services - Prevention & Recovery Promotions

As I will be away on medical leave until the middle of March, I would advise anyone requiring assistance with Addiction Services to contact Sarah Heath at 780-865-8263 or sarah.heath@ahs.ca. Sarah is the outpatient counsellor in Hinton. They are currently...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Interagency: McMan Youth, Family & Community Services - Safe Visitation

Dana McLeanSafe Visitation / Family Preservation WorkerMcMan Youth Family and Community Services780-778-3290 (office)

587-784-3556 (cell)dana.mclean@mcman.ca

Poster:  https://www.hinton.ca/DocumentCenter/View/7195/Safe-Visitation-Poster

Con...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Interagency: AHS - Healthier Together

AHS and Alberta Healthy Communities "Healthier Together" have tried to compile all "Let's Talk Cannabis" in one place and allow you to dig deeper to learn more about Cannabis and how it effects your community. If you have any questions...

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Posted on: November 23, 2018

Interagency: AHS - Dementia Advice Line

Greetings,

I wanted to reach out to you to introduce myself. I am Debra Kasowski, the Clinical Manager of the Dementia Advice Line, with Alberta Health Services. The Dementia Advice Line launched in September 2015 and is a clinical advice line within Healt...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Interagency: HELP - Newcomer to Canada?

Mandy CrespeigneEmployment Advisor/ Family Literacy CoordinatorHinton Adult Learning Society780-865-1686Email: advisor@hintonlearning.ca www.hintonlearning.ca

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Interagency: HELP - Magic Carpet Ride

Mandy CrespeigneEmployment Advisor/ Family Literacy CoordinatorHinton Adult Learning Society780-865-1686Email: advisor@hintonlearning.ca www.hintonlearning.ca

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Interagency: HELP - Families Social Peer Support

Mandy CrespeigneEmployment Advisor/ Family Literacy CoordinatorHinton Adult Learning Society780-865-1686Email: advisor@hintonlearning.ca www.hintonlearning.ca

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News Flash

Posted on: February 21, 2019

Gas Well Test Flaring Starting Today

Gas Well Test Flaring Starting Today

The Town of Hinton received notification of this action, and is resharing it through our channels for resident information.

Tourmaline Oil Corp. has given notice that of sweet gas well test flaring at a well site in the...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: February 21, 2019

Council Highlights

Council Highlights - February 19, 2019

Citizens' Minute with Council

 Residents are welcome to speak to Council about issues, events, celebrations or concerns during Minute with Council. At the beginning of each regular Council Meeting, Mayor Micha...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: February 14, 2019

UPDATE 3: Bridge Out - Maxwell Lake Pedestrian Bridge Project

UPDATE 3: Bridge Out - Maxwell Lake Pedestrian Bridge Project

Please be advised that there will be increased activity in the Maxwell Lake area of the Beaver Boardwalk as crews begin installation of the Beaver Boardwalk bridge (located south of Maxwell Lake...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Licenses Now Available Online!

Licenses Now Available Online!

The Town of Hinton Communications Department is pleased to announce that the award winning Town of Hinton website has recently been updated to once again offer online applications andpayment for licenses through our Form Cent...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: February 1, 2019

The Winter Magic Festival Turns 32 in 2019!

The Winter Magic Festival Turns 32 in 2019!

In 1987, the province was swept with Olympic fever. Calgary was to host the Winter Olympics, and all Albertans were being encouraged by the Alberta Sport Council to find new ways to engage with Olympic sports. Th...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Heat Tape Notice

HEAT TAPE NOTICE

For residents living in a mobile home, please check to see if your heat tape is working properly.  The water line service (copper line) is exposed to the elements and your line will freeze if your heat tape is not functioning prop...

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News Flash

Posted on: February 1, 2019

The Winter Magic Festival Turns 32 in 2019!

The Winter Magic Festival Turns 32 in 2019!

In 1987, the province was swept with Olympic fever. Calgary was to host the Winter Olympics, and all Albertans were being encouraged by the Alberta Sport Council to find new ways to engage with Olympic sports. Th...

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Recreation News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: February 8, 2019

VSU Helps Profile 10: Victim Impact Statements, Financial Benefits, Restitution & Victims of Crime P

VSU Helps Profile 10: Victim Impact Statements, Financial Benefits, Restitution & Victims of Crime Protocol

What can VSU Advocates do with Victim Impact Statements, Financial Benefits, Restitution & Victims of Crime Protocol files?

Advocates are tra...

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Victim Services
Posted on: February 1, 2019

VSU Helps Profile 9: Bullying

VSU Helps Profile 9: Bullying

What can VSU Advocates do with Bullying files?

If you are experiencing bullying or know someone who is, you can call or visit the Victim Services office to receive support, information and referrals.  Victim Services c...

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Victim Services
Posted on: January 25, 2019

VSU Helps Profile 8: Sexual Assault

VSU Helps Profile 8: Sexual Assault

What can VSU Advocates do with Sexual Assault files?

Advocates will attend the scene or hospital as soon as possible, to provide assistance to you or your family. If Advocates are not required to attend at that time, they...

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Victim Services
Posted on: January 18, 2019

VSU Helps Profile 7: Serious Injury

VSU Helps Profile 7: Serious Injury

What can VSU Advocates do with Serious Injury files?

Advocates will assist the RCMP by providing support to secondary victims at the scene, hospital or on a follow up basis as necessary. Some Advocates are trained in Crit...

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Victim Services
Posted on: January 11, 2019

VSU Helps Profile 6: Elder Abuse &/or Elderly Victims

VSU Helps Profile 6: Elder Abuse &/or Elderly Victims

What can VSU Advocates do with Elder Abuse &/or Elderly Victims files?

The elderly can be considered a special needs group. Advocates may provide crisis intervention, information on victimization...

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Victim Services
Posted on: January 4, 2019

VSU Helps Profile 5: Domestic Violence

VSU Helps Profile 5: Domestic Violence

What can VSU Advocates do with Domestic Violence files?

Advocates can attend the scene after the accused has been removed. The Advocates can provide support, safety planning, agency referral, transportation to a safe p...

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Victim Services
Posted on: November 30, 2018

VSU Helps Profile 4: Death – Sudden Death & Death Notification

VSU Helps Profile 4: Death – Sudden Death & Death Notification

Thank you for your attention over the last month as we've shared these service profiles. We will return with another set of profiles following the holiday season. Have a safe and happy Dece...

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Victim Services
Posted on: November 23, 2018

VSU Helps Profile 3: Court Support

VSU Helps Profile 3: Court Support

What can VSU Advocates do with Court Support files?

The Court Support Worker will assist RCMP and the Crown’s Office with victims/witnesses who must testify in Court. Our Court Support Worker is trained in providi...

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Victim Services
Posted on: November 16, 2018

VSU Helps Profile 2: Break and Enter

VSU Helps Profile 2: Break and Enter

What can VSU Advocates do with Break and Enter files?

Advocates are sometimes requested by the RCMP to attend the scene of a Break & Enter. Usually, Victim Services will receive a referral from the RCMP at which time...

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Victim Services
Posted on: November 9, 2018

VSU Helps Profile 1: Assault

VSU Helps Profile 1: Assault

What can VSU Advocates do with Assault files?

Advocates will attend the scene or hospital as soon as possible, to provide assistance to you or your family. If Advocates are not required to attend at that time, they will phone yo...

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Victim Services