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Programs & Services

Home Care

Provides medical support for people so they can live in their own homes

Home Care helps people who live at home and need support such as:

  • Care after surgery
  • Long-term care
  • Palliative care
  • Respite services

A case manager, who is usually a nurse, will meet with the clients and help decide what services will best support them.

Contact Details

St. Theresa General Hospital

4506 47 Street
Fort Vermilion, Alberta
T0H 1N0
1-855-371-4122 (Continuing Care Access)
1-844-766-0430 (Continuing Care Access), 780-927-4440
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

8:30 am - 4:30 pm


The Continuing Care Access team has a 24/7 voicemail option and operates the following hours:

Monday to Friday 8:15 am to 8:00 pm,

Saturday, Sunday and Statutory Holidays 8:15 am to 4:30 pm.

Service Providers May Include
licensed practical nurses (LPNs), occupational therapists (OTs), registered nurses (RNs)
Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Referrals to Home Care are placed though Continuing Care Access (CCA). The CCA team can be contacted by you, family, friends, healthcare providers or community agencies to request services.


Most services are covered for people with Alberta Health Care Insurance coverage, but there may be charges for services not covered by Alberta Health Care Insurance. Out of province clients looking for home care services in Alberta should inquire on any potential charges prior to obtaining services.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations