New website offers support for Albertans who have a loved one living with dementia

Albertans now have a new guide and website to consult if they need guidance in supporting people living with dementia. The ‘dementia friendly communities’

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‘You’re purchasing an artwork’: Dog photographer to the stars offers portraits for $1,000

A portrait artist with an affinity for dogs is offering her services as part of the Polygon Gallery’s Dog Days photo exhibition. But getting a

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Alberta camp offers escape for kids with arthritis – Edmonton

For the third straight year, an Alberta camp lent a helping hand to kids with arthritis. Sixty-three kids attended Camp All In This Together

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Privacy groups sound alarm as B.C. community offers incentives for security cameras – BC

A city program on Vancouver Island that offers rebates for security cameras in an effort to reduce crime is raising eyebrows among privacy advocates.

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Nova Scotia’s first mental health walk-in clinic offers immediate help

A Halifax health centre is tackling long waits for mental health care by opening the province’s first mental health walk-in clinic. The idea is

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Barrie Transit offers field trip passes to local elementary schools

Barrie Transit is now offering field trip passes to 10 elementary schools, allowing teachers to take their students on trips to local buildings and

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Pointe-Claire pilot project offers money to residents who buy reusable hygiene products – Montreal

The City of Pointe-Claire, in Montreal’s West Island, is offering grants of up to $200 for residents who buy reusable diapers, feminine hygiene products,

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Edmonton mosque offers shelter during deep freeze

An Edmonton mosque is opening its doors to those in need as the cold snap lingers. People will be able to sleep and get

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University of Calgary offers ‘groundbreaking’ free online course on sports concussions

Research on concussions in sport has reached a tipping point where the University of Calgary is offering a free, online course to anyone and

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‘They just have nowhere to go’: Alberta hockey league offers rare opportunity for female athletes

Audrey Buston once thought she’d never play competitive hockey again. Two years ago, she left the University of Calgary’s varsity team. “I was just

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