Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

December 11, 2008 16:00 ET

Media Advisory: Human Resources and Social Development Canada

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Dec. 11, 2008) - The Honourable Rob Merrifield, Minister of State and Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, and the Honourable Heather Klimchuk, Minister of Service Alberta, will officially announce a service for new parents designed to streamline registration for Social Insurance Number cards in Alberta.

Minister Merrifield and Minister Klimchuk will be available to respond to questions from the media following the announcement.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.



DATE: Friday, December 12, 2008

TIME: 10 a.m.

PLACE: Royal Alexandra Hospital
2nd floor Atrium
10240 Kingsway Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta


Contact Information

  • Office of Minister Finley
    Michelle Bakos
    Press Secretary
    819-994-2482
    or
    Service Alberta
    Cam Traynor
    Director of Communications
    780-415-6051
    Cell.: 780-446-8286
    To call toll free within Alberta, dial 310-0000
    or
    Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559