The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees was distressed to learn that an ATB Financial location in Medicine Hat was the target of an armed robbery on Nov. 9.

Local 020 members who were impacted by the incident have a number of services and options available to them.

If ATB members feel they need support in the wake of this incident, they are encouraged to contact Solareh, a professional crisis counselling service available to all AUPE members, by calling 1-844-744-7026. Members are eligible for up to six free counselling sessions.

Members are also encouraged to take advantage of any counselling or support services made available by their employer.

As always, the Member Resource Centre is available for any questions or concerns by calling 1-800-232-7284.