• Health, Mental Health, Addictions and Counselling            
  • Families, Children and Youth                                           
  • Disability Services
  • Seniors
  • Financial, Employment and Housing Assistance
  • Community Services  
  • Schools, Libraries, Municipalities and Churches       
  • Local Community Contacts and Links

Local Websites:

Town of VulcanMunicipal GovernmentMayor, Tom Grant
Chief Administrative Officer, Kim Fath
Municipal Office


Vulcan CountyMunicipal GovernmentReeve Jason Schneider
Chief Administrative Officer,
Nels Petersen
Municipal Office
ArrowwoodMunicipal GovernmentMayor, Matt Crane
Chief Administrative Officer, Christopher Northcott
Municipal Office
CarmangayMunicipal GovernmentMayor, Stacy Hovde
Chief Administrative Officer, Heather O’Halloran
Municipal Office
ChampionMunicipal GovernmentMayor, Jamie Smith
Chief Administrative Officer,
Patrick Bergen
Municipal Office
LomondMunicipal GovernmentMayor, Brad Koch
Chief Administrative Officer, Tracy Doram
Municipal Office
MiloMunicipal GovernmentMayor, Scott Schroeder
Chief Administrative Officer, Wendy Hingley
Municipal Office

Distress Centre


Canadian Red Cross

Central 1-888-800-6493 central number for personal disasters, causing a family to leave their home.

Rowan House Emergency Shelter

emergency shelter and support for women fleeing domestic abuse, community outreach and healthy relationship workshops , 403-652-3316, email: info@rowanhouse.ca

Homelessness emergency, Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society

Lori Branden

Crisis Hotline

24 hour 1-877-303-2642

Family Violence Info Line

1-403-310-1818 Need Help?

Vulcan RCMP

165075A Range Road 244. Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0, Complaint: 403-485-2266. Admin: 403-485-2267.

Regional Victim Services Society

165075A Range Road 244. Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0, C Vulcan Regional Victim Services Society – Support and information for victims or crime and tragedy Contact:  403-485-6163, nicole.larson@rcmp-grc.gc.ca or their website: https://www.vrvss.com

Problem Gambling Resources Network

Problem Gambling Resources Network 780-461-1259, website: pgrn@problemgamblingalberta.ca

Alcoholics Anonymous

For current AA assistance/ referral in the Vulcan Area please call the FCSS office 403-485-2106 or 403-485-2192. If you need information after hours then call the Vulcan Community Health Center at 403-485-3333.

Foothills Community Counselling Program

Intake & general information: 403-603-3549
Website: https://www.highriver.ca/foothills-community-counselling/

Email: fcc@highriver.ca

Beverly Edwards RN BN, Mental Health Clinician

620 Elizabeth St S Vulcan AB
Phone : 403-485-3356, Fax 403-485-2336

Rural Addictions and Mental Health Services- High River AB

Catharine Mcfee – 406-652-8340, Intake: 1-877-652-4700
Short and long term counselling services include outreach, geriatric, addiction and psychiatric consultation

Claresholm Centre for Mental Health and Addictions

403-682-3520 Claresholm AB


ADDAC Gambling Info


Addiction Resource

American Society of Addiction Medicine –

promotes drug abuse prevention and treatment, website: http://www.asam.org/.

Article on the effects of illegal drugs on your heart by ACLS Training Centre: https://www.acls.net/effects-of-drugs.htm

Helpful resource about addiction and substance abuse from DrugRehab.com: https://www.drugrehab.com/addiction/

Guide to Teen Drug Addiction’ — https://www.teenrehabcenter.org/addiction/ written by their team at TeenRehabCenter.org, a free web resource on teen addiction — addresses the issues parents and teens face while battling teen substance abuse.  It explores questions such as “What Causes Teen Addiction?”, “How Can I Tell If My Team Has a Problem?”, and “What Can I Do?”.

Living in Vulcan: Other Local Services

Wheat Country Special Needs

Marie Schooten, email: marie.schooten@telus.net, phone: 403-652-9533

McBride Career Group 

Career counseling, workshops , resume writing

Vulcan Library Tuesdays
Appointment necessary – call toll free 1-844-601-2660

Get-A-Way Youth Centre 

Mondays & Wednesdays 4-8 pm, Fridays 2-8 pm
Carmen Pelletier 403-485-2106, email: vulcanyw@telus.ne

Rainbow Literacy and Learning Society

110 – 1st Ave South, Vulcan

403-485-3107, email info@rainbowliteracy.com, website: rainbowliteracy.com

Healthy Minds/Healthy Children (HM/HC)

website of clinical consultation and educational services: hmhc.ca

Community Education Services

(CES) provides education for parents, paraprofessionals and professionals through their expert speakers (TeleHealth videoconference viewing available, 2 online at your computer topics (Drugs and Teens, and Co-Parenting) and coming in 2016 WEBINARS for anywhere/anytime access! Click here for their Fall 2015 newsletter of topics: https://fcrc.albertahealthservices.ca/ces/newsletter/

Lethbridge College

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Local Agencies

(Click on each one below to direct you to their website)

Vulcan Daycare                                                                                  403-485-2945

Vulcan Regional Victim Services                                                    403-485-6163

Rainbow Literacy Society                                                                  403-485-3107

Town of Vulcan Recreation                                                             403-485-2554

Vulcan County Kidsport                                                                   403-485-2554

Vulcan County Health and Wellness Foundation

Libraries in Vulcan County

Arrowwood (Mary Block) Library                 403-534-3932

Carmangay Municipal Library                       403-643-3777

Champion Municipal Library                         403-897-3099

Lomond Community Library                         403-792-3934

Milo Municipal Library                                   403-599-3850

Vulcan Municipal Library                               403-485- 2571

Vulcan County Schools

Arrowwood School (Pre-school-Gr. 9)                                   403-534-3825

Brant Christian School (K-Gr. 12)                                            403-684-3752

Carmangay Outreach School (Gr. 7-12)                                  403-643-2576

Champion School (Pre-school- Gr.9)                                      403-897-3831

County Central High School (Gr. 7-12)                                   403-485-2223

Hope Christian School (Gr.1-12)                                               403-897-3019

Lomond School (Pre-school-Gr.12)                                          403-792-3620

Milo Community School (Pre-school- Gr.9)                          403-599-3817

Vulcan Outreach School (Gr.10-12)                                         403-485-6180

Vulcan Prairieview Elementary (Pre-school-Gr.6)              403-485-2074

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