For the most up to date information about the CBE’s
approach to COVID-19 and the actions we are taking, please visit the CBE website. Answers to frequently asked questions will continue to be posted as
information becomes available.
STUDENT AND FAMILY WELLNESS
recognize that this is a time that may cause challenges to student and
family wellness. Please know that we have supports in our schools and
district to assist your children. There are also several supports in our
community that could assist as well. There are some in this link (attachment)
as well as some highlighted below:
- 2-1-1 (call or text): Community and Social
Services Help Line (for basic needs, financial support, food,
housing information, etc.)
- 8-1-1 (call): Health Link
Mental Health: 403-943-1500
403-691-5991 Only telephone and online counselling are available
Centre: 403-266-4357 The call
centre is closed, with staff working remotely. Support is still available
Eastside Family Centre: 403-299-9696 Only telephone
and e-therapy services are available
Kid’s Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868
Mental Health Help Line: 1-877-303-2642
Catholic Family Services - Rapid
Access Counselling: 403-233-2360 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
SUPPORTS FOR FAMILIES DURING COVID-19
Alberta 211 - call 211 for urgent food support
Calgary Food Bank - request food hampers by calling 403-253-2055.
Bagging for Calgary Kids - $20 grocery gift card for children who recently
received a free lunch at school through BB4CK. Visit https://bb4ck.org/help. This will require
families to complete information online.
Calgary Co-Op - free care packages for anyone required to be quarantined as
directed by a public health agency, until April 15 or while supplies last.
Email a request to email@example.com
or call 403-219-6064.
Additional food supports: Meals for Individuals in Need and Food Banks and
Hampers. See FAQ for links.
Link: COVID-19 Parent FAQ