Care in your community
Managing your overall health or specific condition may require additional supports outside of your family doctor. Learn about some of the options available to you in your community that can help you to maintain or improve your health including different care providers, programs and services.
Connect with your local pharmacists
In addition to dispensing medication and ensuring it is safe and effective for you, pharmacists can be a reliable health resource for you and your family. Some pharmacists obtain extra certification in diabetes care, asthma management or travel health to help you with your unique needs. Alberta pharmacists can also provide services to improve your access to care including
Learn more about what your local pharmacist can do for you
- renewing your medication until you can follow up with your primary care provider,
- administering vaccinations, and
- assessing and prescribing for a variety of conditions.
Did you know some pharmacies provide online services? Some will have websites or an app that allow you to fill your prescription, manage your medications, as well as chat with a pharmacist or pharmacy team member if you have questions. Plus, many of them provide free national delivery. If this type of service speaks to you, click below to learn more.
Connecting to health programs in your community can help you to take control of your health and learn new techniques to improve your quality of life.
Mental health support
Learn more about understanding mental health and where you can find support for yourself or a loved one.