COVID-19 test results now available through text message

Michelle Mak COVID-19, Newcomer Information Leave a Comment

The Government of Alberta recently announced that everyone who book a COVID-19 test through ahs.ca/covid or drop in for testing at an Alberta Health Services (AHS) assessment centre can now choose to get their results through text message. Anyone who does not consent to receiving results via text message or through an automated phone call will instead receive their results through a …

Reminder to vaccinate your children

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As children are returning back to school, it is important to equip your children with the necessary vaccinations for their own protection. Unsure what kinds of vaccinations your child needs? You may use this vaccination schedule to check: https://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/apps/vaccination-schedule/index-eng.php Want to learn more about vaccinations? You can get information about: Why children are vaccinated at such a young age If …

South Calgary Wellness Fair 2014

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On Saturday October 4, Immigrant Services Calgary co-organized the third annual South Calgary Wellness Fair. Made up of various service providers such as Alberta Health Services, the Calgary Public Library, the City of Calgary, CCIS, Bishop O’Byrne School, the purpose of the collaborative is to promote health and wellness as well as provide resources to families living in Calgary South. …