Calgary Board of Education

 
For Students

Interactive Websites:

Google Apps for Education Raz Kids Wired for Words
Desire to Learn (D2L) Learn Alberta Calgary Public Library
CBE Website Edmodo Funbrain Math Arcade
Starfall 3D interface with the planet The tinkering studio

Teen Help & Crisis Information:


AADAC -
1-866-332-2322 
24 hours/7 days
Help for children or adolescents aged 12 to 17 who are experiencing problems associated with alcohol, other drugs or gambling. http://www.aadac.com
Alateen 403- 266-5850 
Calgary - 24 Hours 
For teenage family and friends of alcoholics
Alberta Health & Wellness 1-800-772-2437
 24 hours/7 days
AIDS, STD & HIV Info
Alberta Mental Health Help Desk 1-800-303-2642 & 1-800-779-5057
24 hours/7 days
Linking mental health patients with resources.  Any person can call & all calls are anonymous
Bullying 1-888-456-2323
24 hour
Anyone needing immediate help or advice
A website for teens:

http://www.teamheroes.ca/website/index.html
Central Alberta Women’s Emergency Shelter 1-800-346-5643
24 hours/7 days
Provide safe, short-term refuge to battered women with and without children
Connect: Family & Sexual Abuse Network-Alberta 1-877-237-5888 http://www.connectnetwork.ca/
Crisis Counseling 1-800-565-3801
24 hours/7days 
Anyone who needs to talk or requires information and referral
Distress Centre-Calgary Main Line: 403-266-1605; Teen Line: 404-264-TEEN (8336); Family Violence Info Line: 403-310-1818
Distress Line 403-266-1608
24 hours/7 days
Crisis intervention, support, referrals, and the option of intake into their counselling program for gambling, drugs and alcohol
Emergency 911
Healthlink Alberta 1-866-408-5465
Provide info, referral & services for the province of Alberta. If clinical info is needed, there are nurses available via this line
Kids Help Line 1-800-668-6868
24 hours/7 days
Committed to improving the well being of young people throughout Canada. 
Love Is Not Abuse http://www.loveisnotabuse.com/
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline 1-866-331-9474 
http://www.loveisrespect.org/
Poison Control Centre 1-800-332-1414
24 hours/7 days
Call for info on poisons and/or if you or someone you know has been poisoned
Police –  Non Emergency Calgary – 403-266-1234
http://www.calgarypolice.ca/ 
http://www.calgarypolice.ca/kids-teenzone.html
Red Flag Campaign http://www.theredflagcampaign.org/
Sexual Assault Centre 780-423-4121 (no toll free number)
24 hours/7 days
To provide crisis intervention and counseling to those who have been sexually assaulted or abused.
South West Communities Resource Centre Serving the needs of vulnerable children, youth, parents & other individuals living in the community. Youth Advocate facilitates the Positive Choices Program. 403-238-9222 ext 224: Tanya Silverthorn.
Suicide Prevention Bureau 1-877-803-8336 - 3:30 PM to 11:00 PM
Teens helping teens – (teens calling outside these times will be transferred to the adult crisis line).
The crisis line (780-429-0230) is open to anyone who needs to talk about any issue.
Wheatland Community Crisis Line 1-800-934-6634
24 hours/7 days
Crisis counseling line which deals with all issues. Open to anyone.
Youth Criminal Defense Office 403-297-4400
24 hours/7 days
Immediate legal advice for Youth under arrest