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Programs & Services


Traditional Wellness Coordinator Services

This program provides traditional Indigenous wellness services including cultural and spiritual supports to First Nations (Status and Non-Status), Metis and Inuit peoples and their families. Services may include ceremonies, traditional practices, smudging, and prayer. Ask your healthcare provider, Traditional Wellness Coordinator or spiritual care services for more information.

Service includes:

  • smudges
  • Elder services
  • healing circles and formal ceremonial healing events

Traditional Wellness Counselors also gather traditional medicines, educate about ceremonial protocol, and are available to healthcare staff for consultation on a diverse range of Indigenous patient issues.

Contact Details

Cardston Health Centre

Address
144 2 Street W
Cardston, Alberta
T0K 0K0
Telephone
403-653-5234 (Switchboard)
Accessibility

Main entrance


Washroom located near laboratory.

Getting There

Community Handi-Bus available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
traditional wellness coordinators
Eligibility

First Nations (Status and Non-Status), Métis, and Inuit peoples and their families.

Service Access

Healthcare providers and community agencies can make referrals. Patients and families may also self-refer.
See locations for contact information.


Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations