Wildfire Resources

Information for Albertans

For non-emergency health advice, including information on your healthcare options, call Health Link at 811.

We know that wildfires are a very challenging situation for everyone, and we want people to know that we are here to help and support them. The following information and tools can help you stay safe, plan ahead and remain healthy during the difficult time of wildfire season. The below resources include mental health resources, air quality guidance and health information, and emergency planning kits.

Updated: May 26, 2023

Evacuated Patients & Residents

Cancer Care

If you are a patient who is expected for assessment or treatment for a cancer diagnosis in an evacuated area, please call the Cancer Centre Transition Team toll-free at 1-888-432-8865. Our Team will work with you to ensure your assessment or treatment remains as uninterrupted as possible during this difficult time.

Alberta Kidney Care

Should services be disrupted in Alberta, information will be made available for you. Visit Emergency Plan, Alberta Kidney Care.

Mental Health Resources

We are here to help. You are not alone.

There are resources and services available to help you and your loved ones cope with health care needs and stress in this difficult time.

Remember, it is okay to ask for help. Everyone deals with stress differently and a traumatic event can have a big impact.

Been evacuated? If you need immediate assistance, phone 911.

Experiencing an evacuation can be stressful and overwhelming. If you need to talk, call the Mental Health Help Line at 1-877-303-2642 or Health Link at 811.