Note: Alberta Healthy Living Program classes are available online.
The Alberta Healthy Living Program provides services to those living with chronic conditions in communities throughout Alberta. For more information visit our website www.ahs.ca/ahlp(central zone tab) or our service listing for contact information.
Better Choices, Better Health® provides free workshops that offer support to people who have ongoing chronic health conditions, or are at risk of developing a condition (such as high blood pressure, asthma, heart disease, arthritis, obesity, chronic pain and others).
Six-week series of free workshops helps residents live well with chronic diseases.
Diabetes The Basics is offered as a two-part group session led by AHS professionals who share their expertise, provide information and encourage discussions that can help participants better manage their condition.
Heart Wise Managing Cholesterol and Blood Pressure is a free, two-part group session offered by Alberta Health Services.
The Lifestyle Series offers free workshops led by AHS health professionals who share their expertise and guide interactive group sessions. Workshops include Ready for Change and Sleep Well.
Workshops include: Eating Away From Home and on Special Occasions, Goodbye Mealtime Struggles, I Know I Should Eat Healthy, But How?, Lifestyle Change: A Toolkit for Success, Managing Emotional Eating, Nutrition: The Top Five Tips To Reduce Calories and Nutrition Labels: Reading Between the Lines.
Goodbye Mealtime Struggles
Goodbye Mealtime Struggles offers tips, support in dealing with young picky eaters.
Managing Emotional Eating
Workshops offer safe, effective strategies to form positive food relationships.
Reading Between the Lines
Workshop offers information on how to read nutrition labels, make healthy choices.
Learn about the different levels of stress, stress triggers, the effects of stress on the body and ways to remove, reduce, and prevent stress. Workshops include Minding Stress.
Numerous specialized workshops that offer safe and effective strategies to keep a health lifestyle and weight. Worshops include Getting Started, Moving Matters, Move Your Mood, Supervised Exercise Information Sessions and The Truth about What Works.
Expectant parents are encouraged to start planning now for their journey from pregnancy to delivery and the arrival of their newborn. Prenatal education is an important tool to help you understand what is ahead. View our Prenatal Education Programs service listing for more information and contact info.
The Prenatal website provides access to many resources available in your area to help you have the healthiest pregnancy possible.
Registered dietitians answer questions about introducing solids and textures.
Rehabilitation works to support wellness and quality of life, and improve the ability to participate in meaningful life
Offers screening mammograms at two fixed locations – one in Edmonton and one in Calgary. But sometimes getting to a screening clinic isn’t easy or it’s simply too far away. That’s why Screen Test also has two mobile breast cancer screening trailers that travel to about 120 communities throughout rural Alberta. For more information visit screeningforlife.ca.
Screen Test will be calling all scheduled clients to cancel their appointments and will rebook once new dates have been confirmed. If you have questions or concerns, please discuss them with your family physicians.