Jacqueline Oler of Lethbridge pleaded guilty to one count of fraud over $5,000 in September.
Court heard while she was a caregiver with Lethbridge Family Services she was looking after a woman who's confined to a wheelchair.
Between March 2009 and January 2011 Oler wrote over 50 cheques to herself from the victim's account totalling just over $12,500.
She'll also be placed on probation for six months and has also been ordered to pay back all the money she stole.
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