Supporting those affected by schizophrenia as they lead fulfilling and meaningful lives. 


Updates & Stories

Yes 2 Me Scholarship

The Schizophrenia Society of Alberta (SSA) will be awarding seven $2000 scholarships across Alberta to those living with schizophrenia. Please find the criteria for these scholarships below. Completed Applications and Reference Forms will be reviewed by the SSA Scholarship Committee. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

If you have any questions for require support in completing the required application documents, please contact Courtney at 403-264-5161 ext. 24 or


Skip the depot

The Schizophrenia Society of Alberta has embarked on a new fundraising venture that is easy, convenient and requires very little effort and is no cost to you or your company.  

Have you ever heard of SKIP THE DEPOT?

SSA is excited about this fundraising initiative where SKIP THE DEPOT will come to your home or office and pick-up your donation of bottles/cans/tetra pak items and take them to the bottle depot. The proceeds of your recyclables will go directly to the SSA as a donation. For more information, please click here.


I Am Living with Schizophrenia

Coping with a diagnosis or looking for support from someone who really understands?

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Someone I Care About Has Schizophrenia

You're not alone. SSA programming empowers you to better support your loved one and yourself.

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I Want to Learn More About Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a highly misunderstood disorder. Through our community education program, we plan to change that.

1 in 100

1 in 100 people are living with schizophrenia — around 34,000 Albertans.


SSA served over 34,000 individuals affected by schizophrenia this year.


Supportive employment for over 200 people living with schizophrenia.


This past year SSA presented to  359 community groups across Alberta.


Programs & services

We provide services and programming to empower those affected by schizophrenia through peer support, education, supportive housing and employment. Many of our programs and services are available in person, over the phone, in branch, and online.