Employment and Financial Assistance
Income support and information can be found at the following locations:
Alberta Job Bank#100, 9845 - 99 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB. 1 (800) 206-7218
Job bank (can be accessed via www.jobbank.gc.ca)
Alberta Supports Contact Centre1 (877) 644-9992
General inquiries on income support, adult health benefits, child health benefits, child support services, and Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped.
Referrals may also be made to a variety of career and employment services, including the Career Information Hotline, JOBS, Student Funding Contact Centre or Employment Insurance.
- Mon - Fri: 8:15am - 4:30pm
Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped#101, Aberdeen Centre
9728 Montrose Ave
Grande Prairie, AB (780) 833-4399
The Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) program provides financial and health-related assistance to eligible adults with a disability. The disabilty must be permanent and substantially limit the person's ability to earn a living. AISH clients may also be eligible to receive supplemental assistance (a child benefit and personal benefits) through the AISH program.
Daycare SubsidySuite 300, 214 Place
Grande Prairie, AB
1 (877) 644-9992 ext. 2
Applications: daycare subsidy available at each individual daycare centre.
Employment Insurance1 (800) 206-7218
Employment Relations Edmonton1 (877) 427-3731
Questions and concerns about employee/employer rights.
Grande Prairie Alberta Works Centre100 Towne Centre Mall
9845 - 99 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB (780) 538-6241
Job search, computer & fax use, labour market information.
Health benefits; Employment & Training supports; Income Support.
- Mon - Fri:
- 8:15am - 12:00pm
- 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Income Support Contact Centre1 (866) 644-5153
Current income support clients who need specific information on their case can call the Income Support Contact Centre. This centre is open 24 hurs a day and also serves after-hours and emergency calls from the public.
Employment Insurance Toll-free: 1 (800) 206-7218 for general inquiries regarding EI.
Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP)(780) 422-5554
Money Mentors#219, 9728-101 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB 1 (888) 294-0076
- Wed: 12:00pm - 8:00pm
- Thurs: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Not for profit organization that provides credit counselling and money coaching.
National Child Tax Benefit1 (800) 387-1193
Persons With Developmental Disabilities10130 - 99 Ave
214 Place South, 3rd Floor
Grande Prairie, AB (780) 538-5115
Services for adults with developmental disabilities.
R-Work Group9614 - 98 St
Grande Prairie, AB (780) 539-1072
Specialize in serving individuals with injuries, illness, brain injuries & mental health issues.
Service Canada11601 101 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB 1 (800) 622-6232
- Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Western Cree Tribal Council#104, 9802 - 97 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB (780) 532-3009
Provide quality service to its First Nations membership.
The Work Place#105 - 9840 97 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB (780) 539-5477
Assistance for job search, and career info www.gpworkplace.ca