Programs

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Legacy Place Society provides temporary home away from home support for Peace Officers,  Fire Fighters, Emergency Medical Services, 911 Dispatch and Canadian Military Personnel  (serving or retired) along with their families during times of medical, marital or accommodation  crisis.  Legacy Place Society currently has 3 residential type home settings in Calgary, Edmonton and Red Deer.  There are at times if accommodations are full or for other reasons, we will utilize a hotel as a resource.

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED? The addresses are confidential but are located close to major hospitals, shopping malls and transportation arteries.

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING IF I STAY AT LEGACY PLACE? Cell phone and or personal device to access internet, clothing, medications, etc.  Towels, linens, t-paper and hotel style soaps/shampoos, hairdryer are provided for your stay.

DO WE NEED TO BRING FOOD? At Legacy Place, basics such as milk, coffee, cream, sugar, bread, butter, peanut butter and condiments are available.   There are also canned and dry goods such as cereal, soups, KD, etc… on hand.  Grocery stores are nearby to buy food and other personal necessities.  The main kitchen and eating area is for all to enjoy, we just ask that you DO NOT EAT in your rooms, ensure you clean as you go and don’t consume other foods items marked for others.

WHAT IF I NEED TO BRING MY CHILDREN? Each situation is unique as there are times of a quick in town medical appointment or a shared custody situation where one of the parents has a weekend visit with their kids.  Same rules of safety and code of conduct are expected when kids are with you.  We will not babysit, or provide child care while you are at appointments.  As part of the Intake process, we can further discuss the situation.

DO YOU HAVE A PLAY AREA? Not specifically to each location, however we have a selection of board games, puzzles and elementary type toys.  Play grounds are close by.

DO YOU HAVE WI-FI? Most individuals have their own personal devises that they bring with them.  Should there be a situation where this is not the case, please feel free to notify us in advance.  Free Wi-Fi is available via password at check in time.

DO YOU PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION TO OUR APPOINTMENTS? While it is not our mandate to provide transportation, we will try to help out as much as we can.  There are close by bus routes.

WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF OPERATION?  Contact Legacy Place Society directly at 403-201-9945 if dealing with a medical accommodation need.  Otherwise, check our list of Intake Workers and they’ll be able to assist you for other reasons of needing accommodations.  Upon confirmation of acceptance to the accommodation needs, the House Attendant will work with the scheduling arrangements to bring you in.  We typically will not accept new clients after 8pm.

COULD WE BRING OUR PET? Due to allergies and liabilities, NO, however, if you have a ‘service dog’, we will take this into consideration.  We will NOT be able to leave the service dog alone in our care thus it will be entirely your responsibility for looking after them. We must be notified prior so proper arrangements can be made.

IS PARKING AVAILABLE?  Yes free parking at the Legacy Place Houses.

Legacy Place Intake and Peer Support Personnel – Call 403-201-9945 between hours of 9pm and 7am or if  you cannot reach one of the listed support personnel.  If urgent call 403-201-9945 directly.

To inquire about accommodations for CALGARY/Southern Alberta Legacy Place

Calgary Police 

Dan Allen 403-671-3965

Wayne McCormick  403-608-2563

Logan Frison 403-805-2877

RCMP 

RCMP Peer Support S/Sgt Doug Wasylenki 780-412-5371

Sgt Eyvi Smith 403-510-9882

Dennis Esayenko 403-828-2664

Calgary Transit 

Kevin Hoglo 403-333-1207

911 Dispatch

Kirsty Langham

Stephen Devries 

Calgary Fire 

CFD Wellness Dena Bridges 403-554-0531

Stephen Joo  403-875-4283

Linley Biblow 403-258-3897

Chris Cousine 403-808-7709

Wyckley Snyder 587-228-2181

Arcton Lancaster 403-831-2557

Cary Roberts 403-836-2279

Marc Allard 403-614-0286

Blaine Worobetz 403-697-1586

Rockyview Fire 

Jason McKeown 403-830-4495

Sheriffs and Corrections 

Eric Miller 403-256-5839

EMS 

Phil Costain 403-510-4859

Bernd Ennig 403-835-8391

Amanda Saelens 403-464-8509

Commercial Vehicle Enforcement 

Dan DeMelo 403-588-0299

Military Southern Alberta 

James Knox 403-919-7681

Claire Bertran 403-466-1478

To inquire about accommodations for EDMONTON/Northern Alberta  Legacy Place

Edmonton Police 

Bruce Schell  780-918-9074

Lawrence Peck 780-918-4102

Kira Douziech 780-288-6866

Serge Soucy  780-920-7533

RCMP 

Chaplain Cyril Gowler  780-920-3742

RCMP Peer Support S/Sgt Doug Wasylenki 780-412-5371

Joanne Peacock 780-984-8877

Lorraine Bourassa  587-988-2565

Janet Wiszowaty  780-634-0775

Edmonton Fire 

Allison Secord  780-554-7432

Toni Boyko Mental Health Coordinator Edmonton Fire Rescue Services  780-690-0532

EMS 

Amy Benson 780-903-4091

Ben Penner 780-974-9873

Sheriffs and Corrections 

Denis Prior  780-908-2292

Joe Casciaro 780-885-6404

Melissa Dean 780-904-6898

Chaplain City of Edmonton

John Dowds  780-401-4250

Military

24/7 Call Number 780-973-4011

To inquire about accommodations for RED DEER/Central Alberta Legacy Place

Peace Officer 

Julian Veuger 403-346-3697

Mark Sproule 403-505-5512

Dan DeMelo 403-588-0299

RCMP 

RCMP Peer Support S/Sgt Doug Wasylenki 780-412-5371

Al Nickolson 403-350-9621

FIRE 

(retired fire fighter) Tim Vander Roest 403-588-5407

EMS  

John Hein 403-803-5680

Female Support Debra Veuger  403-346-3697

Military – Southern Alberta 

James Knox  403-919-7681

ADDITIONAL EMERGENCY CONTACTS to Access Houses

Alberta EMS Chaplain – John Hein 403-803-5680

Critical Incident Stress or Distress Centre 403-266-4357

Legacy Place Society  403-201-9945

Peer Support Coordinators – Military Operational Stress Injury Social Support (OSISS)

Edmonton – Jeffrey Docksey 780-973-4011 ext 6657

Calgary – John Senior 403-292-4937

Family Peer Support Coordinators – Military Operational Stress Injury Social Support (OSISS)

Edmonton and Saskatchewan – Raina Precourt 780-973-4011 ext 6975

Edmonton and Comox – Robyn Rees 780-973-4011 ext 6606

Calgary – Michelle Turner 403-216-9879

 

Latest News & Events

  • Sep29

    CANADIAN LEGACY PROJECT SUPPORT TO LEGACY PLACE SOCIETY

    On behalf of Legacy Place Society, we are extending our since

  • Sep28

    United Way Legacy Place Society 2017 Employee Giving Campaign

        The 2017 Employee Giving Campaign is here!

  • Sep10

    Sept 16th Horsepower Classic Car Event Legacy Place Society

    Look forward to seeing you at the Horsepower Classic Car Event o

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