Open Arms Patient Advocacy Society

Through advocacy, we empower patients and their families to have a voice in their healthcare and seek the help they need.

New Website Coming SOON!

We are creating a new website to better serve the community.

Our client intake form, volunteer form, membership form, and contact form are still available at the menu links above.

Other pages may not be available, so please visit us at the end of July 2021 and our new site will be launched!

How to Get Help

Call (844) 548-2747 to speak with our Client and Advocate Consultant. Or complete our intake form and we will contact you as soon as possible.

Visit our Getting Help page to learn more.

What We Do

Open Arms Patient Advocacy Society is an unbiased organization providing free patient support services in Alberta. We are a group of compassionate volunteers who share a common goal: achieving the best possible care for all patients. We recognize that each client has unique needs for their health care journey. Click here to learn more about us.

Our Story

Open Arms Patient Advocacy Society was formed in 2007 after a tragedy exposed issues in the healthcare system. That tragedy brought Rose Lundy, Linda O’Donoghue, and their families together to form Open Arms. Their goal was to help others whom had suffered similar issues.

Click here to learn more about our history and founders.

Volunteer with Open Arms

Do you have a passion for making a change in the community? Are you looking for a way to make a difference and use your skills to improve lives?

Visit our Volunteer page today!

Membership with Open Arms

Being a Member of Open Arms Patient Advocacy Society is an important part of ensuring our services are available for patients in need. As a member, you are eligible for voting rights, receive updates on our events and progress, and more.

Visit our Become a Member page to learn more!

Contribute to Open Arms

Open Arms Patient Advocacy Society does not charge clients for any services. As a non-profit society we rely on donations and fundraisers to provide our services.

Visit our Donate page to support Open Arms today!

News & Updates

Visit us on social media for regular news and updates related to the vision and mission of Open Arms.

Become a Member and sign up for our newsletter to receive updates on our events and progress right to your email inbox!


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Contact Us

To get help: call us, email us, mail us, or complete a confidential intake form.

To get involved: become a volunteer or a member, or donate today.

To get in touch: call us, mail us, or complete our contact form.

Media requests: please email us at media@openarmsadvocacy.com or complete our contact form.

PO Box 16075, RPO Lower Mount Royal, Calgary, AB T2T 1A0

Call Us: 1-844-548-2747

(Toll free)