Abuse can be difficult to talk about, but you are not alone. There are people in the Hinton, Edson, and Yellowhead County area that can help.
If you, or someone you know is in immediate danger, please call 911.
If you are over the age of 55 and are in need of confidential assistance or referral, please call 211 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
Or contact a member agency of the Yellowhead Elder Abuse Response Network:
Family and Community Support Services
- Hinton 780-865-6036
- Edson 780-723-4403
- Yellowhead County 780-325-3782
RCMP (Non-emergency/Report Line)
- Hinton 780-865-5544
- Edson 780-723-8822
- Evansburg 780-727-4446
- Hinton 780-740-2227
- Edson 780-723-8813
- Evansburg 780-542-7009
Yellowhead Emergency Shelter
- Toll-free 1-800-661-0937
- Hinton 780-865-5133
- Hinton 780-865-5189
- Edson 780-723-5494
As a province-wide network of professionals working to increase community awareness, AEAAC is represented by communities across Alberta.
If you or someone you know is experiencing elder abuse and would like some information and help, please see the Getting Help section for resources and contact information.
If you would like more general information about the Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Council please contact the representative in your community.