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Meeting Locations


Sherwood Park

Strathcona Community Centre (rooms past library (401 Festival Ave) 

2001 Sherwood Drive, Sherwood Park



Sunrise Community Church

2nd floor - (no handi-cap access) 

3303-37 Street, Edmonton





On behalf of the Board of Directors, the team and the families you support...

Happy New Year 2018 



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Do you have a child/family member and loved one

struggling with substance use or substance use disorder? 

 Do you have concerns and feel exhausted, hopeless, or alone. 



PEP offers support, education and hope with professionally facilitated innovative programming

and a support line days/evenings/weekends


 Together we are stronger!



Please note: Millwoods PEP meeting cancelled

Boxing Day (December 26th) to resume on  January 9th) 



Please consider.....

Year End



Dr. David Swann Leader Liberal Opposition of Alberta,

recognizes PEP in the Legislature December 1st, 2016

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 Click on link below for Global Story...





Parents Empowering Parents (PEP) Society was founded over 12 years ago as a result of a need.  Parents were out of solutions, hopeless, and alone in dealing with the issue of substance abuse/addiction in the home. Our co-founders identified the most significant way to help our youth/adult children with substance abuse/addiction issues was through supporting and educating the parents & families





 Consider giving for families in your community..

 families in crisis of addiction

there are many ways to give..

Would you consider a  monthlycontribution? 

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 Donations tab/DONATE NOW Button


Together we rebuild hope for families..


  Today PEP, a registered charity, continues to provide the community with innovative, professionally facilitated programs  for FREE.


 PEP was instrumental in getting the PChAD (Protection of Children Abusing Drugs Act) legislation in place as a resource for parents in Alberta, July 2006.



Marijuana misinformation putting young people's health at risk, experts say 


  Know The Facts about Marijuana

Adolescent Marijuana Use and Its Impact on the Developing Brain 


Signs & Symptoms of Substance Abuse