PCAP: First Steps

First Steps PCAPParent Child Assistance Program

Free & Confidential Service

First Steps welcomes community and self referrals. The First Steps (PCAP) program supports women who are pregnant or up to 12 months postpartum, experiencing issues with alcohol and/or drug use and who would benefit from connections to supports and resources.

FASD Prevention

Safest not to drink alcohol during pregnancy.

Programming to help mothers struggling with addictions.

Trained and supervised advocates provide one-on-one personalized supports that include home visitation and intervention to mothers and their families for 3 years.

Community and self referrals welcomed!

Goals of first steps
ADVOCATES HELP MOTHERS IN:
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Is First Steps for you or someone that you know?

Contact the First Steps Program, we want to help. There is help & support for you.

Free • Confidential • Judge Free

Contact

Call or Text:

+403-363-4641

Email:

jenelle.heckbert@spec.ab.ca

HELPLINES

  •  AB Child and Family Services (after hours)
    1-800-638-0715
  • Bullying Help Line
    1-888-456-2323
  • Child Abuse Hotline
    1-800-387-5437
  • Children’s Advocate
    1-800-661-3446
  • Child Disability Resource Link
    1-866-346-4661
  • Family Violence Info Line
    310-1818 (toll free 24/7)
  • Health Link Alberta
    811
  • Kids Help Line
    1-800-668-6868
  • The Crisis Line
    1-800-661-7949
  • South Region Child and Family Services – Brooks
    403-362-1284

WEBSITE RESOURCES