Former Edmonton police chief leads panel reviewing Alberta supervised consumption services

Former Edmonton police chief Rod Knecht will chair a panel of experts who will review supervised consumption services in Alberta. On Monday morning, the province unveiled the eight people who make up the Supervised Consumption Services Review Committee. The panel was appointed by Jason Luan, associate minister of Mental Health and Addictions, and will hear from Albertans on the social […]

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Funding finalized for new Edmonton mental health centre for children

Funding is now in place for a new mental health facility in Edmonton. On Monday, the Alberta government announced the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation was donating $26 million towards a new children and adolescent mental health centre near the Glenrose Hospital, which would go along with the $200 million set aside in the 2018 provincial budget. Related University of Alberta students […]

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