Social Worker in the Library

Tiersa Dowler is our Social Worker at the Library. Learn more about the services she can provide and find out when she's available to meet with you.

The Medicine Hat Public Library is pleased to serve the community by providing access to a Social Worker on staff.

Our Social Worker in the Library provides one-on-one advising on topics such as:

  • Government Programs
  • Referrals for Housing, Community Programs, Substance Abuse supports, Mental Health supports, Family Supports, and others
  • Employment Supports (Resume Help, Accessing Computers & Job Boards, etc)
  • Local Community Resource Navigation
  • Other related topics as needed/identified

Learn more about our Social Worker, Tiersa Dowler by reading this Facebook post

Weekly brief sessions on a variety of topics are held on Tuesdays at 10:00 am with MHPL's Social Work Practicum Student, Leah. 

Disclaimer: This is not a crisis line. If you are experiencing crisis and need immediate support, please contact the Alberta Wide Mental Health Help Line at 1-877-303-2642.

Time: Jul 20, 2021 10:00 AM Edmonton

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How to Access Social Work Services

  • Book online here or call the Social Worker in the Library line at 403-977-0912. In-person and virtual appointments are available Tuesday through Thursday from 10:00 am - 3:30 pm. 

To learn more about our Social Worker in the Library program, please call the number above or email mhplsw@shortgrass.ca