COVID-19 Updates for Families and Staff of CRPS

Parent Resources

Right From the Start
Links to websites, activities for kids, youth and families and other resources:

Coronavirus Information (multiple languages page)

Alberta Health Services
Healthy Minds Program
Foothills School Division Parenting Link
Talking with children about Coronavirus
Manage Anxiety and Stress
Anxiety Canada
For Parents and Caregivers
Apps to Help with Mental Health

Need Help?
AHS: Help in Tough Times
Hope for Wellness
Kids Help Phone
Distress Centre
Children's Grief Centre
Coronavirus Q&As
How to Talk to Kids about Coronavirus
Helping Children Cope with Stress
Practical and Emotional Preparedness for a Pandemic

Today, with the help of several foundations and trusts, we have launched the Text4Hope program, which aims to help provide encouragement and hope to Albertans. Text4Hope sends subscribers text messages of support in the hope of easing stress or anxiety. Albertans can text COVID19Hope to 393939 to subscribe, and they’ll receive daily text messages on how to focus on healthy thinking or suggested actions to help them manage their mood

Town of Canmore COVID call centre: 403-678-1551
Help desk email:

Town of Canmore-COVID-19
Hours of operation are from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, 7 days a week.

Town of Banff-COVID-19- please go to the link in order to access all available information for the Town of Banff