Welcome to Rising Above

Rising Above is a registered Canadian charity located in Grande Prairie, Alberta. We are known for our 6-Month Residential Treatment program and the Inner Healing supports we offer to members of the community as well as clients within our program. Our Residential Treatment program first started in 2007 out of a great need for treatment options in Northern Alberta. We are pleased to offer an all encompassing program that extends help to anyone who is struggling in a cycle of defeat. This includes, but is not limited to drug and alcohol abuse, patterns or homelessness and criminal activity, gambling and pornography addiction, anger issues, anxiety disorders, shame, low self-esteem, and so on.

Below are some key points on what helps to make our program successful for our clients:

  • Holistic 
  • Faith-based 
  • Abstinence-based
  • Non-institutionalized 
  • Live-in residence 
  • Inner Healing foundation 
  • Affordable

If you're looking for an affordable treatment program in Northern Alberta, we encourage you to explore the "Residential Treatment" tab to see if Rising Above is the right program for you. Or you can simply click here and you will be redirected to our Residential Treatment page.

 

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Accreditation - In Process

Rising Above is excited to announce that our organization is working alongside the Canadian Accreditation Council to become accredited. The process we are engaging in provides a complete evaluation of our organization, programs and services in accordance with the Canadian Accreditation Council's 2019 Edition of Standards

Accreditation is an important step in ensuring organizations are continuously working towards quality improvement, revisiting and revising policies and procedures to offer the best care possible, and sees that programs and services are consistent throughout every level of the organization. 

Accreditation also shows funders that the organization is committed to changing and adapting programs to ensure clients are receiving optimal care. Clients families and friends can be assured that their loved one is in the good care of an organization that is viable, credible, and accountable. 

Please keep us in your prayers as we embark on the journey towards accreditation! 

Click here for more information on the Canadian Accreditation Council.

Provincial License

Rising Above is licensed with the Alberta Government as an addiction treatment centre.

The Mental Health Services Protection Act (MHSPA), Statutes of Alberta, 2018 Chapter M-13.2: This Act provides a foundation to ensure safe, quality addiction and mental health care. The Act also provides authority to license residential addiction treatment facilities and outlines core requirements that must be met.

To view our provincial license, click here.

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Rising Above Supporters

Thank you to the numerous businesses, municipalities, churches, and individuals who financially contribute to our organization year after year. Without you we wouldn't be able to do what we do.

 

 

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