Resources

In any community, there is an abundance of resources that are available to assist people with their special needs and interests.  Kensington has a number of great resources that we think you should know about.  If you would like to add a resource to our list, please send us a note with their name and their website.  You can email us at info@kensingtoncommunity.com


Help & Support Lines
The Support Network – Visit Now!
Kid’s Help Phone – Visit Now!
Youth Emergency & Support Services – Visit Now!


Local Police
Edmonton Police (NorthEast Division District B4) 
Calder Police Station
12540 132 Avenue
Visit Now!


Shop Local
Find also in this outdoor mall complex plenty of shops and services such as chiropractors, a medical clinic and pharmacy, restaurants, produce stores, department stores, the Kensington Bingo Hall, gas station, hair salon, a pub, drycleaners, alteration and sewing services, and many more local business.

A small strip mall near Kensington Community School has a daycare, hair salon, car service centre, dance organizations and travel agency.

On the corner of 119 St and 137 Ave is a local plant and gardening supply store. Kensington is known for its beautiful gardens and it is great to have this in our neighbourhood.

Just north of Kensington, across 137 Ave, is a large shopping complex which stretches west to St. Albert Trail. Every amenity is available a short drive away: fitness clubs, grocery stores, pharmacy/drug stores, restaurants, hardware stores, pet supercentres, veterinarians, clothing stores, home decor, electronics and computer stores and banks. Big Box stores are in abundance, only minutes away.


Schools
Edmonton Public School Board  – Visit Now!
Edmonton Catholic School Board – Visit Now!

Kensington Elementary School
13410-119 Street
(780)455-1836
Visit Now!

St. Edmund Elementary/Junior High School
11712 – 130 Avenue
(780)453-1596
Visit Now!

Rossyln Junior High
13215 113A Street
(780)453-1576
Visit Now!


Transit
Kensington is served by the following routes: 115/150, 160, 168, 303 – Visit Now!

Thanks to much public pressure, the City of Edmonton has restored the sand box program. Expect changes to this service in upcoming years as they fine tune the delivery of sand to all neighbourhoods.

Questions or concerns? – call 311.


City Amenities

311 Edmonton – Visit Now!
The Community of Kensington – Visit Now!

Grand Trunk Recreation Centre – Visit Now! 
Edmonton Public Library – Calder Branch – Visit Now!
Edmonton Newcomer’s Guide for New Residents – Visit Now!


Garbage & Eco Stations
City of Edmonton Garbage Collection Schedules & Information – Visit Now!
Newspapers – Can be dropped into the large bin at the Kensington Community Hall
Eco-Station – Coronation, 11440 – 143 Street – Visit Now!


Government
City of Edmonton Councillors (Ward 2) Bev Esslinger – Visit Now!
Member of Legislature – David Eggen – Visit Now!
Member of Parliment – Kerry Diotte – Visit Now!


Societies
Neighbourhood Watch – Visit Now!
North West Edmonton Seniors Society (Formerly Calder Seniors Drop In Society) – Visit Now!
Central Lions Senior Association – Visit Now!
Shepard’s Care Foundation – Visit Now!
Cross Roads Family Services – Visit Now!


Sporting Groups
Edmonton Sports Fields – Visit Now!
Edmonton Sports Council – Visit Now!


Things to Do
Edmonton Events for Families – Visit Now!
Edmonton Child & Youth Programs – Visit Now!
Edmonton Senior’s Program – Visit Now!
Attractions & Recreation Edmonton – Visit Now!