The Alex believes in preventative care in an open, judgement-free environment. Our Family Health Centre is a welcoming space for vulnerable Calgarians of all ages to meet with doctors, nurses, and mental healh and addiction specialists. Our staff take the time to really understand our patients, and develop treatment plans that work. The Alex Youth Health Centre provides a safe and supportive space for youth to connect with a caring and trust-inspiring team of haelth care and social support professionals. Our Seniors Health Centre serves low-income seniors with complex health and social needs, breaking down the barriers of social isolation. Mobile health busses travel to areas of need including high schools across Calgary. The Dental (...) Health Bus fills a significant gap in dental health services for the working poor and their families by visiting elementary schools for oral screenings, fluoride applications and sealants, and also partnering with local dental offices to provide more in-depth restorative care. Using the Housing First model, we house over 450 Calgarians experiencing chronic homelessness in a safe and stable environment so that they can address the complex issues related to their physical health, mental health and addictions. The Alex Community Food Centre offers food access, food skills, and education and engagement programs in a dignified and welcoming space that brings community together to grow, cook, share and advocate for good food.
Provide legal advice and services for children and youth. Operating a Complex Care Clinic to support clients with complex health issues including opioid dependency.